Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner


Syracuse, NY

Less than 5 years

Posted 240 days ago

  by    Jessica Patnode

This job is no longer available.

Actively recruiting multiple compassionate PMHNP in Syracuse NY.

Conducts psychiatric assessments, including history, course of illness, and response to treatment, mental status exam and diagnosis.

Prescribes psychotropic medications and conducts regular assessments of therapeutic responses and side effects and educates clients regarding

Provides crisis assessment and management of clients, both on-site and over the phone.medications; assessment of co-morbid physical health conditions that may affect the client?s overall health.

May provide wellness activities as needed such as health monitoring, consultation with otherhealthcare providers, or directing nursing staff to monitor particular physical health circumstances and conditions.

Education/Experience Requirements

 NYS licensed/registered NP with specialty area of Psychiatry required

Must have NPI number

National Certification through AANP or ANCC

 Masters of Science in Nursing

 2years of experience providing NP services to adults in mental health setting; preferably in OMH licensed facility

Required Eligibility Status: Can legally work in government and/or publicly funded and licensed programs. Is not excluded by the Office of Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG), Justice Center for the Protection of Persons with Special Needs, or any other regulatory entity from providing services in a human services setting that is paid for by public bases funding in NYS (i.e., Medicaid, Medicare, Federal, or State grants).

Required Satisfactory Clearances: This position includes regular and substantial unsupervised or unrestricted physical contact with people receiving services. Satisfactory Criminal Background and Child Registry clearance results are required.