Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner-REMOTE POSITION

A network of intensive outpatient (IOP) addiction treatment centers in Maryland, Pennsylvania, northern Virginia, and Washington, DC, is seeking to hire a Part-time Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to work remotely for multiple locations (Telehealth).  Full time opportunities may be available in the future.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform initial evaluation and ongoing assessment for substance use disorders and co-occurring mental health disorders, including an assessment of patient’s need for withdrawal management
  • Formulate appropriate differential diagnosis based on history, review of systems, mental status examination and diagnostic testing
  • Order and review laboratory testing
  • Perform psychiatric assessments and prescribe psychotropic medication as needed
  • Provide psychiatric treatment to individuals who do not meet criteria for intensive outpatient treatment
  • Complete accurate and timely documentation of assessments, interventions, referrals and follow-up
  • Make appropriate referrals to other health professionals and community agencies
  • Maintain medications and supplies in collaboration with office manager
  • Administer injectable medication if needed
  • Available to respond to urgent patient requests 7 days a week from 8am-8pm
  • Participate in weekly interdisciplinary treatment team meetings and regular medical team meetings
  • Collaborate with Chief Medical Officer and Lead Medical Clinician as indicated for complex cases
  • This position may be performed in person, by tele-medicine, or a combination

Requirements:

  • Masters’ degree from an accredited psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner program
  • Current ANCC Board Certification as a PMHNP-BC
  • Current licensure as a CRNP-PMH
  • Current DEA, CDS, and NPI
  • Current Suboxone waiver preferred; otherwise must complete NP waiver course within first 3 months of employment
  • Previous experience working with SUDs preferred
  • Three – five year’s experience preferred

Pay: DOE; Salary will be based on licensure and experience.

Schedule:  Part-time; Remote

Zip code: 20866

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