Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner


San Angelo, TX

Industry: Patient Care


Less than 5 years

Posted 237 days ago

  by    Donald Griewank

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High ranking hospital in San Angelo, Texas is actively seeking a licensed Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP), with a strong Psychiatry background (Child-specific experience), for a promising full-time position with their growing medical staff. In this role, the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP) will be responsible for caseload of inpatient. Inpatients require daily med checks and day hospital patients are seen 1-2 times weekly.


?        Formulate diagnoses based on interpretation of psychological, social, and substance use history and diagnostic tests

?        Assess psychiatric needs of clients and refer to appropriate agencies and support services

?        Provide urgent and non-urgent care (routine scheduled care)

?        Conduct multidisciplinary case conferences to enhance patient care using a bio-psychosocial perspective

?        Work collaboratively with staff to ensure an integrated service plan is in place and is supported to address the

continuum of behavioral health and medical care

?        Provide all required documentation/statistics accurately and in a timely manner

?        Assist with special projects and perform other duties, as assigned

Required Skills

?        2+ year of related work experience

?        Texas Psych Nurse Practitioner (NP) license

?        Certified to practice in the sub-specialty of Psychiatry

?        Computer savvy

?        Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills

?        Patient oriented

?        Great interpersonal skills

?        Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

?        Strong attention to detail

?        Highly organized

?        Able to multitask efficiently and effectively

$120K - $140K