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Nurse Practitioner or Psychiatrist - Brunswick
Job Code:11671
Location:Brunswick 04011
Department:Medication Mgmt Services
FT/PT Status:Full Time
  
Summary:
$2,000 Sign on Bonus!

Our Brunswick team is looking for a Family Mental Health or Adult Mental Health Nurse Practitioner or Psychiatrist to provide psychiatric evaluations and ongoing psychiatric medication management for a diverse caseload that are recovery focused and integrated with other members of the patients mental and physical health care team
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ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Maintain required professional skills, credentials, and certifications (active NP license, DEA certification, etc.)
  • Make effective use of clinical supervision whenever appropriate, including appropriate notification and consultation with physician in critical and exceptional circumstances, and participation in routine supervision with assigned physician supervisor during initial 2 years of NP practice, as per Board of Nursing guidelines.
  • Compliance with all Sweetser standards for timely completion of clinical records and required internal trainings.
  • Develop and maintain an effective awareness of relevant accreditation, licensure, and risk management standards pertinent to responsibilities.
  • Continually improve Sweetser's value to the community through effective participation in supervision, professional meetings.
  • Compliance with safety practices.

Psychiatrist:

  • Medical training leading to a degree of M.D. or D.O. from an accredited institution.
  • Completion of a course of training in Psychiatry or Child Psychiatry with a certificate of completion from an accredited psychiatric residency training program or from a child psychiatry fellowship program.
  • Board certification (generally from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - ABPN) in either Psychiatry or Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (preferred), but physicians who are “board-eligible” in psychiatry or child psychiatry may be recruited. Board-eligible psychiatrists joining Sweetser are highly encouraged to pursue board certification as a priority educational and professional goal.

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited program in psychiatric nursing required.
  • Family certification preferred.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED:

  • Maine license (or license eligible) required.
  • A valid DEA certificate is required, with full prescriptive authority including Schedule II controlled substances preferred.
  • A valid state driver’s license is required.


 

  
    

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