UPMC Susquehanna is seeking a full-time Psychiatric Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) or Physician Assistant (PA-C) to provide outpatient care within a Federally Qualified Health Center outpatient setting.
Essential Functions: Provides continuous and comprehensive services which promote optimal mental health, prevention and treatment of psychiatric disorders. The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant will work within Laurel Behavioral Health and Laurel Health Centers as assigned. He/she will work collaboratively with a Psychiatrist of record. Medical oversight will be provided through a practice agreement with a collaborating Psychiatrist. The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant will provide patient evaluation and determine a differential diagnosis and a plan for treatment intervention.
Qualifications: One year clinical experience required. Current NP Registered Nurse License and NP Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner designation/Physician Assistant license. Psychiatric Specialty Certification is required. Needs to maintain RN and CRNP/PA-C licensure and ANCC certification. Prescriptive authority and DEA Certification in the State of Pennsylvania. Requires CPR Certification and Maintenance of required CME. Experience using EMR and E-prescribing preferred. UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Live in a thriving community where home life matters. Enjoy safe neighborhoods, affordable and desirable housing, great schools, excellent restaurants, local festivals and community events, and a wide-variety of outdoor recreational activities available for all ages (hiking, biking, boating, and skiing). Urban life (Philadelphia, New York, and Baltimore) are easily accessible and within a 4-5 hour drive from Wellsboro.
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Psychiatric Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP)/Physician Assitant (PA-C)