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Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)

Company: Pyramid Healthcare Inc
Location: Newport News
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

At our program in Newport News, VA we offer multiple levels of care within Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorder services. We currently offer Adult Acute Inpatient Psychiatric Services, Inpatient Residential Treatment, Substance Use Disorder Detox Treatment, and Outpatient Services.As our operations grow, we are seeking PMHNP's who have experience within these specific levels of care.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct care to our clients.
  • Consults with primary healthcare providers to ensure physical healthcare needs of clients are met.
  • Coordinates with medical staff of other providers such as state and inpatient facilities.Required QualificationsLicensure, Education, & Experience:
    • Active medical license in appropriate state
    • X waiver for Suboxone
    • One year of experience in a substance use disorder treatment setting and must possess direct clinical training and work in the areas of substance use disorder treatmentJob Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
      • Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
      • Ability to problem solve by gathering and analyzing information
      • Ability to handle a crisis situation and react appropriately
      • A working knowledge of federal and state standards as well as regulating body standards.Physical DemandsWhile performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The employee is regularly required to sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb stairs, stand, walk, stoop, twist, kneel, or crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/ or move up to 25 pounds. The employee must seldom lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.Work EnvironmentThe noise level in the work environment is usually moderately quiet & indoors. This position will be scheduled based on operational need & will be required to provide own transportation. Incumbent may be exposed to virus, disease, and/or infection from clients in the work environment. Incumbent may be exposed to traumatic situations (i.e. psychiatric).Pyramid CORE Values:We are committed and proud to live our CORE values and use them to inspire those around us. Our employees are expected to align with these values, behaviors and standards. We are held accountable for upholding these CORE Values: INTEGRITY is striving to be honest, transparent and ethical when dealing with clients, staff and the community. DEDICATION is demonstrating an unwavering commitment to always provide exceptional care and support to those we serve is needed daily. COLLABORATION is a steadfast, team-focused approach; working together to achieve excellence. PASSION is genuine, compelling and relentless desire to improve lives and support Pyramid Healthcare's mission.Benefits:
        • Competitive Wages
        • Growth Opportunities
        • Continuing Medical Education Assistance
        • Comprehensive Benefits Package
        • 401k with company matching
        • And so much more!

Keywords: Pyramid Healthcare Inc, Newport News , Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP), Healthcare , Newport News, Virginia

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