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BAMSI Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in Whitman, Massachusetts

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We are currently looking for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who currently has a Master's Degree preparation in psychiatric /mental health nursing to work in our outpatient mental health clinic in Whitman, Massachusetts.

The Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner provides psychopharmacology and psychotherapy services to clients throughout our Outpatient Counseling Center.

BAMSI’s outpatient mental health clinic, Whitman Counseling Center, is licensed by the Department of Public Health and accredited by CARF. The center is committed to empowering people to achieve their full potential through a variety of therapeutic approaches. We provide services for children and adults who are experiencing difficulty in their lives due to psychiatric or emotional symptoms. Some examples of difficulties may include emotional turmoil, life crises, marital or family difficulties, substance abuse,(or dual diagnosis of mental illness and substance abuse), major mental illness, and recovery from abuse suffered in childhood, among others

  • Psychopharmacology duties:

  • Psychiatric and substance abuse evaluations, diagnosi sand plans of care

  • Prescriptive writing and medication management

  • Consultation/psycho-education to youth and adults served, as well as staff.

  • Flexible to provide phone consultation as needed

  • Facilitate hospitalization of clients in emergency situations (including Doc-to-Doc calls)

  • Maintain clinical records in EHR

  • Psychotherapy duties:

  • Clinical assessment and diagnosis

  • Individual, family, and couples therapy as well as facilitation of group treatment

  • Must have a Master's degree in nursing, with a concentration in psychiatric/mental health nursing across the lifespan.

  • Possession of certification by the AANP, American Nurses Credentialing Center or a nationally accredited nursing licensure board as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC) or Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist (PCNS-BC)

  • Possession of registration from the Massachusetts Board of Registration as an advanced practice nurse.

  • Must be eligible for BAMSI malpractice insurance coverage.

  • Massachusetts Controlled Substance Registration required.

  • Federal Drug Enforcement Agency registration required.

  • Must engage in Continuing Education consistent with licensure regulations.

  • A Current, valid, unrestricted licensure or certification to practice in the state of Massachusetts as a Nurse Practitioner/CNS.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and own means of transportation.

ID: 2022-5520

External Company Name: Brockton Area Multi-Services Inc.

External Company URL: http://www.bamsi.org/

Schedule: Full or Part Time

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