Millcreek Comminuty Hospital - Erie, PA
NURSE PRACTIONER-GERIATRIC/PSYCHIATRIC
Millcreek Community Hospital, an osteopathic acute care hospital offering comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services and 24-hour emergency care in Erie, Pennsylvania, is in search of Nurse Practitioner - Geriatric Psychiatric. Interested, qualified candidates may e-mail a resume to hr.mail@mch1.org Or send a resume to: Human Resources Manager, Millcreek Community Hospital, 5515 Peach Street, Erie PA 16509 EOE

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Monitor patients medication usage and results. 2. Document patients medical and psychological histories, physical assessment results, diagnoses, treatment plans, prescriptions and outcomes. 3. Diagnose psychiatric disorders and mental health conditions. 4. Evaluate patients behavior to formulate diagnoses or assess treatments. 5. Distinguish between physiologically and psychologically based disorders and diagnose appropriately. 6. Assess patients mental and physical status based on the presenting symptoms and complaints. 7. Educate patients and family members about mental health and medical conditions, preventive health measures, medications or treatment plans. 8. Write prescriptions for psychotropic medications as allowed by state regulations and collaborative practice agreements. 9. Collaborate with interdisciplinary team members, including psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists, or nursing staff to develop, implement or evaluate treatment plans. 10. Develop and implement treatment plans. Qualifications Completion of an accredited program as a Registered Nurse, Current RN License, ANCC or AANP or other recognized board certifications as a Nurse Practitioner /Advanced Practice Registered Nurse. We offer an exceptional benefit program which includes medical, dental, vision, life and a generous 403(b) retirement plan. Salary negotiable. To apply, email resume and at least three references to hr.mail@mch1.org.

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