19 days old

Pediatric Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Multicare Health System
Tacoma, WA 98402
Seeking a Nurse Practitioner for our Woodcreek Mary Bridge Clinics:

You will be a part of MultiCare Health System, a leading-edge, integrated not-for-profit healthcare organization. MultiCare Mary Bridge Childrens Hospital is an advanced regional care and referral center for Southwest Washington serving more than 13 referring hospitals over 9 counties and backed by fully staffed services 24/7. Mary Bridge supports a level IV NICU. The Pediatric Urgent Care service is another great option for our community, which has excellent support through fully staffed busy ED service, PICU, trauma service, IPS and a full complement of pediatric subspecialties. Mary Bridge Childrens Hospital and Health Network was one of 13 Childrens Hospitals named a top performing childrens hospital for 2018. The Leap Frog Top Hospital award is tied to achievements in patient safety and quality and is widely acknowledged as one of the most competitive honors American hospitals can receive.

Job Description:

In total, the medical practices within Woodcreek Pediatrics currently manage the primary care of over 43,000 pediatric patients in east Pierce County. Our Providers come in contact with children in need of behavioral health resources daily and we believe that an integrated collaborative care model that places behavioral health resources in our clinic settings will have significant positive impact on the health of our communities.

Woodcreek Pediatrics serves children and adolescents with considerable behavioral health needs and we firmly believe that to treat them to the best of our ability, we need behavioral health resources in our clinics that can collaborate with our primary care providers and help guide our treatment plans. We are seeking a dynamics in population health based, collaborative care model of practice. This full-time ARNP position is focused on consultative care and case review to facilitate management of patients with ADD/ADHD, mood disorders, anxiety, OCD & ODD, and other behavioral health challenges. This practitioner will join 2 other psychiatry nurse practitioners who are embedded within our primary care network and will assist in the future expansion of embedded behavioral health services. There will be ongoing opportunities for face to face and virtual consultations with other embedded team members as well as a psychiatrist.

Competitive salary, a full array of benefits, a healthy work/life balance, and a great location makes this an ideal choice for the provider who is looking to experience the best of Northwest living: from big-city amenities to the pristine beauty and recreational opportunities of the great outdoors.

Requirements:

Graduate of a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program
Training and/or experience in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Licensed in the state of WA as an ARNP by the time of employment
Board certified as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner by the time of employment
ARNPs are also required to maintain valid RN license and have prescriptive authority
Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association

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Posted: 2019-10-03 Expires: 2019-11-02

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Multicare Health System
Tacoma, WA 98402

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