Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
New York, New York, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Nurse Practitioner
Specialty PMHNP
Salary $200,000 – $250,000 yearly
Degree Required Master's Degree in Nurse Practitioner
Position Type Full Time W2 Salary
Work Environment Outpatient
Location Los Angeles, California, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 5/19/24

Full-time Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Wanted in Serene Psychiatry in Los Angeles, CA

With a commitment to improving mental wellness and enhancing the quality of life for our patients, we offer a comprehensive range of evidence-based treatments and therapies. Our facilities and team of compassionate mental health professionals create an environment where patients can feel safe, supported, and empowered on their journey towards mental well-being. As a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, you will play a vital role in our mission to provide comprehensive and compassionate care to those in need.

Job Schedule:

  • Flexible schedule, including daytime, evening, and weekend shifts
  • Part-time positions may also be available

Salary:

$200,000 to $250,000 per year, depending on experience and qualifications.

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive healthcare benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Prescription drug coverage to support your medication needs.
  • Life and disability insurance for added financial security.
  • Retirement savings plan with employer matching contributions to help you plan for your future.
  • Generous paid time off (PTO) to promote a healthy work-life balance and provide time for rest, relaxation, and personal commitments.
  • Paid holidays to celebrate and enjoy special occasions.
  • Continuing education allowance and support for professional development, including attending conferences, workshops, and training programs, to enhance your skills and stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in psychiatric care.
  • Reimbursement for professional licensing and certification fees, ensuring you stay current and maintain your credentials.
  • Employee assistance program (EAP) for confidential counseling and support to help you navigate personal and professional challenges.
  • Employee wellness programs and resources, including access to fitness facilities and wellness initiatives, to support your physical and mental well-being.
  • Opportunities for career advancement within our organization, as we believe in nurturing the growth and development of our team members.

You will work in a supportive and collaborative environment within our modern mental health clinic. You will have the opportunity to work alongside a multidisciplinary team of mental health professionals, including psychiatrists, therapists, social workers, and support staff, fostering an environment of teamwork and shared expertise.

Responsibilities:

  • Conducting comprehensive psychiatric evaluations and assessments to diagnose mental health disorders.
  • Developing and implementing individualized treatment plans based on the specific needs of each patient, using evidence-based practices.
  • Prescribing and managing appropriate psychotropic medications, monitoring effectiveness, and adjusting dosages as needed.
  • Providing psychotherapy and counseling services, utilizing various therapeutic approaches, such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and solution-focused brief therapy (SFBT).
  • Collaborating with other mental health professionals to coordinate patient care and ensure holistic treatment approaches.
  • Educating patients and their families about mental health conditions, treatment options, and self-care strategies.
  • Monitoring and documenting patient progress, including response to medication, therapy outcomes, and changes in symptoms.
  • Conducting regular follow-up appointments to assess treatment effectiveness, address concerns, and make necessary adjustments to treatment plans.
  • Participating in interdisciplinary team meetings, case conferences, and clinical supervision sessions to enhance professional development and improve patient care.
  • Adhering to legal and ethical guidelines, maintaining patient confidentiality, and ensuring compliance with applicable regulations and standards.
  • Keeping accurate and up-to-date electronic health records (EHR) and documentation of all patient interactions.

Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Nursing with a specialization in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.
  • Current and unrestricted Nurse Practitioner license in the state.
  • Board certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.
  • Proven clinical experience in psychiatric and mental health settings.
  • Strong knowledge of psychiatric assessment, diagnosis, and treatment modalities.
  • Proficiency in prescribing and managing psychotropic medications.
  • Experience in providing psychotherapy and counseling services.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with patients and collaborate effectively with a multidisciplinary team.
  • Dedication to providing compassionate, patient-centered care.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.

We are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive work environment where you can thrive both personally and professionally. Join us in our mission to make a positive impact on the lives of individuals with mental health needs. Apply today with your resume.