Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric/Mental Health Remote, IL
If you are experienced in providing psychiatric and mental health care for ADHD and ADD patients remotely, this is a great opportunity for you to join this Psychiatric and Mental Health Services in Illinois as their Nurse Practitioner in Telemedicine. Remote psychiatric and mental health assessments including patient evaluation, diagnosis and treatment are determined and delivered remotely without the need for inpatient visits to the clinic, offering a convenient and effective way to provide clinical services and manage the care of psychiatric and mental health patients. The Nurse Practitioner in this full time position works remotely and manages the scheduling of initial and follow up patient consultations.
Responsibilities: Assess patient conditions in the initial consultation Evaluate patient and formulate a diagnosis Develop, implement and monitor a plan of care Prescribe and monitor medications Provide appropriate counseling and therapies for the patient Track patient progress and collaborate with physicians and other healthcare providers regarding plans of care and treatment Provide mental health education and ongoing support and follow up care for patients and their families
Qualifications: Current RN and ARNP licenses in the State of Illinois Current national nurse practitioner certification Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) certification Active DEA registration Strong ADHA and ADD diagnosis and treatment experience
Education Requirements: Masters degree in Nursing with a concentration in a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner program
Experience Requirements: Nurse Practitioner Mental Health and Psychiatry experience Telemedicine experience is preferred
Clinic Description: This mental health services outpatient clinic prides itself on providing high quality mental health care in a trustful and respectful environment as well as remotely through telemedicine. Their team provides psychiatric evaluation for adult ADHD and ADD patients, medication management and other diagnoses.
Job Notes: No new grads; works remotely; experience required
Schedule: Sets their own schedule for remote appointments and consultations Possible schedules can be anytime between 7am to 11pm, 7 days a week. 20 hours a week minimum.