Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Pathways
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Post Date: Nov 05, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: 11/22
Salary: 80/ hr
Location: US - California - Santa Ana
Job Reference: 1482879
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Description
Welcome to Pathways of California’s career website!   If you are passionate about helping others and enthusiastic about your future, we want you to join our team!


Pathways is looking for a Full-Time Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to join our Camino Nuevo program, under the direction of a medical doctor performs comprehensive psychiatric evaluations, assessments, diagnosis, medication management, evaluation and on-going treatment of clients with mental disorders. Must be bilingual in Spanish.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities
Conducts initial client assessment to include obtaining psychiatric and medical history, performing psychiatric assessment and overall health assessment for any presenting problem
Orders necessary laboratory studies, monitors and follows-up on abnormal results
Provides prescriptions for psychiatric medications under the advice and direction of a medical doctor
Assesses and evaluates responses to medications and monitors for potential side effects or adverse reactions
Consults with other members of the treatment team on clients’ treatment plans
Documents using Anasazi Electronic Health Record, a complete assessment and plan including all medication changes on each client and all other mandatory documents as designated by Program Director
Obtains medication consents when appropriate
Participates in staff in-service and case presentation meetings
Consults with medical doctor regularly on treatment plans for clients
Perform duties as designated by ACT model treatment modality
Perform Home visits and off-sites visits as required by the needs of the families and participants
Provide support and perform other duties as assigned or necessary
May provide direct supervision to any LPT or LVN’s on staff
Works under minimal supervision by Program Director and Staff Psychiatrist

Create an organizational culture that respects and celebrates the diversity of our consumers
Value learning as an ongoing process that enables us to better service our consumers and establishes our leadership in the industry
Research and utilize our industry’s best practices and analyze our own services to ensure the best possible outcomes

Education/Licensing Requirements:
•Graduate of an accredited college or university with a masters in Nursing
•Current Nurse Practitioner license from the Board of Registered Nursing in the practicing state

Skills
Recovery Requirements
Provide the best customer care possible, including reliability in working a flexible working schedule
Identify and build upon the strengths of consumers, coworkers, and the communities we serve
Support consumers’ steps towards Recovery and


Notes
Pathways is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic.


Contact Details
Name: Oscar Plata
Address: 8337 Telegraph Road, Suite 115
City: Pico Rivera
State/Province: California
Zipcode: 90660
Country: United States
Ph: 5622379823
Email: oscar.plata@pathways.com