Navos is seeking a full time (1.0 FTE) Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner for outpatient and community based care for our older adults programs.The Psychiatric ARNP is responsible for providing routine psychiatric care for patients 65 and older across two treatment settings. Outpatient clinic based services and community based nursing home consultant services. The ARNP conducts complete psychiatric assessments and examinations, diagnoses psychiatric conditions, initiates treatment, provides medication management for outpatient clients, advises nursing home providers on course of psychiatric medication management based on clinical evaluation, and refers patients to other care providers for non-medication management based needs.Education and/or Experience: Advanced Nursing Degree; 1-3 years prior work experience in psychiatric settings is required. Experience with both acutely and chronicle mentally ill adults preferred. Experience with older adult populations preferred. Must have current, thorough familiarity with psychotropic medications, their prescribing, administration, and appropriate monitoring, including the assessment and management of potential side effects.Certificates, Licenses, or Registrations: Must possess a Washington State RN & NP license, as well as current federal DEA/NPI licenses, active Medicare provider status and ongoing Board Certification. Must have current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association. Minimum of 1-3 years clinical experience with direct patient careFor more information and a complete opportunity overview, please email Tasha Malcolm at TMalcolm@multicare.org
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
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