Behavioral Health APRN

February 15, 2019

Position
Behavioral Health APRN

Organization
Fourth Street Clinic

Location
Fourth Street Clinic

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conduct mental health and substance abuse screenings, crisis intervention, and brief psychiatric assessments to provide diagnostic clarification for triage, and brief behaviorally oriented interventions.
  • Create appropriate treatment plans to include medications, psychotherapy, and appropriate diagnostic and laboratory interventions.
  • Prescribe psychotropic medications.
  • Perform individual psychotherapy.
  • Work in accordance with set protocols and procedures set forth by clinic management.
  • Maintain accurate and up to date documentation of all clinical encounters in the clinic’s electronic health record.
  • Provide behavioral health consultation to, and work in conjunction with medical providers and their patients to meet the patient’s medical and behavioral health care needs.
  • Coordinate care with community partners.

Qualifications

  • Must be licensed as a Psychiatric Advance Practice Nurse in the state of Utah, and able to practice without supervision.
  • Prior experience with the homeless population is preferred, but not required.
  • Strong knowledge and experience working with individuals with co-occurring disorders (mental health and substance abuse) who are also service resistant.
  • High degree of interpersonal competence with both staff and patients, and a thorough knowledge of evidence-based care.
  • Spanish speaking is preferred, but not required.

Schedule
Full-time

Salary
$85,000-$95,000/yr

Apply
jobs@fourthstreetclinic.org
No phone calls, please.

Job Closing
06/01/2019