PMHNP Nurse Practitioner: Psychiatric-Mental Health (PMHNP)
Portland, OR rl
Job Title: Psychiatrist, MD, DO, PMHNP (Licensed Medical Providers) The Highlights: - Provider values LMPs as valued team members and not just prescribers. This great team environment has lead to an average tenure of 15yrs for their LMPs! - Competitive compensation and benefits - Candidates will be able to make a difference in the lives of people who often time go under-serviced. Necessary Qualifications: - Active state medical license, including maintenance requirements and DEA certification. - Certification (or eligibility for certification) by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. - Active State Nursing License as a PMHNP, including maintenance requirements and DEA certification. Certification by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. - 2-5 years of clinical experience with a community mental health clinic population is preferred but not essential. - Provide care in a setting consistent with the principles of collaborative care informed by stages of change models Job Description: The Licensed Medical Practitioner (LMP) will provide psychiatric assessments and medication management to consumers enrolled in Cascadia services, while supporting a Trauma Informed Care environment. With the high prevalence of trauma among individuals receiving mental health services, it is required the LMP understand the effects of trauma on health, coping, and other aspects of the lives of those we serve. Depending on the program served, services may range from one time consultations to internal staff or external partner providers/agencies to ongoing services. The LMP will provide formal and informal case consultation to case managers, therapists, nursing staff, and other treatment team members and coordinate care with primary care and other external care providers serving individual consumers, as per community standards. This position is also responsible for providing case consultation and support to family and/or other members of individual consumer's support systems, as needed.