Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Under the general direction of the Chief Operations Officer, this position provides direct patient care in behavioral health care services.
Supports and coordinates behavioral health care services
Monitors patients' medication usage and results
Documents patients' medical and psychological histories
Physical assessment results, diagnoses, treatment plans, prescriptions, or outcomes
Evaluates and reports patients' behavior assesses patients' mental and physical status based on the presenting symptoms and complaints
Educates patients and family members about mental health and medical conditions, preventive health measures, medications, or treatment plans
Writes prescriptions for psychotropic medications
Collaborates with medical director, primary care provider, and staff to develop, implement, or evaluate treatment plans
Develops and implements treatment plans
The knowledge, skills, and abilities required for this position are acquired through a combination of education and experience equivalent to a graduate degree in psychiatric nursing and certification as a psychiatric nurse practitioner (PNP-C). Two (2) years’ experience providing psychiatric nurse practitioner services preferred. Must be a licensed Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner eligible to practice in the State of Montana.
About Lewis and Clark County PureView Health Center
Lewis and Clark County offers a variety of opportunities to help you make a difference in your community and further your career. Join us in working towards the County mission to maintain and enhance public health, safety, and welfare for the citizens of the County with responsible management of public resources and full public participation and disclosure.
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