I s an extension of the Physician, provides full primary care and holistic approach to medical treatment and diagnosis in both a inpatient and outpatient setting.. Responsible for medication management and therapy. Provides psychiatric and psychosocial diagnoses, and implements a wide variety of interventions with patients and families. Also function in the indirect role of consultant and educator with other health care providers in the health care system. The Nurse Practitioner would work collaboratively with the interdisciplinary teams of Psychiatrists, Physicians, DON, Intake/Admission Specialists, Social Workers, and Discharge Planners.
Experience working in a psychiatric multidisciplinary team.
Behavioral Centers of America - 20 months ago