Siskiyou Community Health Center has an opening for a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (“PNP”) is responsible for providing advanced psychiatric nursing care to SCHC patients who present with acute and chronic psychiatric/mental health disorders, change in mental status and/or functional decline. This responsibility will include the utilization of advanced practice psychiatric nursing skills and knowledge, in a relatively independent fashion, in the areas of direct patient care, consultation, and education of patients within their own scope of practice.
Required qualifications for this position include:
- A nurse practitioner must be licensed or otherwise recognized as a Nurse Practitioner in a State, possess a master’s degree from a program accredited by the NLNAC or CCNE, and maintain full and current certification as a psychiatric/ mental health nurse practitioner from the American Nurses Credentialing Center or another nationally recognized certifying body.
- Current CPR certification.
- Primary care experience in a clinical setting, providing mental health services, preferred.
We offer all the advantages you would expect from an industry leader including a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including medical, vacation and sick pay, matching 403(b), and much more.
Siskiyou Community Health Center is an alcohol and drug-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer. Offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of drug and background screenings. Please note we follow Federal Guidelines regarding prohibited substances, even for those legal at the state level.
If you would like to be part of a team that is committed to making a difference by providing quality patient care, we would like to meet with you to discuss our current openings. To apply, please submit a cover letter along with your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.