Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric, Hillsboro, WI
Please note: The person who occupies this position will be employed by Gundersen St. Joseph's, located in Hillsboro, WI.
The Nurse Practitioner (NP) provides primary mental health care to patient under the general supervision of a licensed psychiatrist. This involves the continuous and comprehensive services necessary for the promotion of optimal mental health, prevention and treatment of psychiatric disorders and health maintenance. This includes assessment, diagnosis and management of mental health problems and psychiatric disorders.
- Employs evidence-based clinical practice guidelines to guide screening activities, identifies health promotion needs and provides anticipatory guidance and counseling addressing environmental, lifestyle and developmental issues.
- Obtains and accurately documents a relevant health history, with an emphasis on mental health history, for patients relevant to specialty and age.
- Diagnose mental health, psychiatric disorders and related health status.
- Plans care and implementations of treatment in collaboration with the patient.
- Prepares and maintains clinical records in a problem-oriented format, fostering communication between health care providers, continuity of care and coordination of services.
- Prepares and submits accurate billing and insurance claim information reflecting the services provided, in compliance with the standard guidelines, federal and state regulations, insurance contract terms and Gundersen Lutheran’s policy and procedures.
- Other duties as assigned.
Required: A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state(s) of WI and Advanced Practice Nurse and Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber (Wisconsin). Must be board certified or board eligible as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner.
Will work approximately 8 hours per week in our Family Medicine Clinic providing medication management to behavioral health patients.
Day shift during regular clinic hours.
Follow this link to apply: http://www.gundersenhealth.org/st-josephs/employment/online-application/
|Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric, Hillsboro, WI
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