Behavior Health Outpatient Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (NP)
Inova - Alexandria, VA

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Inova Health System employs more than 16,500 talented individuals who provide exceptional patient care in a practice environment which promotes team work and personal growth. Expectations are high for the individuals we select, but the employment experience offers total compensation providing a competitive salary and a tailored benefits package including a variety of medical and dental plans, paid time off, on-site child care and a broad range of voluntary benefits and work life programs.

Whether you seek opportunities in a community setting or an academic medical center, the depth of Inova Health System can allow you to achieve your goals, recognize your contributions and inspire excellent patient care. Exceptional careers as Nurse Practitioners come from exceptional career opportunities. Work collaboratively alongside other talented nursing professionals.

A Nurse Practitioner must have good verbal and communication skills, presentation skills, computer skills. He or she must have training specific to specialty (e.g. ACLS, NALS, PALS, ENCC, ATLS, NRP), BLS required. He or she must be certified in the area of specialty for advanced practice. Such candidate must have an RN Compact License (depending on State of primary residence) and a license (or eligibility for) as a nurse practitioner in the Commonwealth of Virginia AND a "Prescriptive Authority for Licensed Nurse Practitioners Practice Agreement" signed by sponsoring/supervising physician(s), AND a written "Scope of Practice/Protocol" signed by the supervising physician, AND "Prescriptive Authority License" AND "Drug Enforcement Administration License" (if prescribing controlled substances).
Job & Education Requirements: Three to five years of clinical nursing experience as a RN. NP experience preferred. Behavioral Health nursing experience required.

Bachelors in Nursing and Masters in Advanced Clinical Practice or graduate of a post masters certificate program for nurse practioners, or certificate from an education program that is accredited by the Council of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs/Schools, American College of Nurse Midwives, American Association of Colleges of Nursing of the National League for Nursing.

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Inova Health System Foundation provides financial support and assistance to the Inova Health System, which operates about 10 not-for-profit...