Experienced PMHNP New Behavioral Health Unit Sanford, ME
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- Sanford, ME
- Maine Behavioral Healthcare
- Full Time - Day Shift
- Advanced Professional Provider
- Req #: 135419-80431
Maine Behavioral Healthcare (MBH) opens brand new inpatient units in Sanford Maine.
In collaboration with Southern Maine Healthcare and MaineHealth, MBH opened the all new inpatient behavioral health unit and EDAP (Emergency Department Acute Psychiatry) in Sanford to patients on October 20. This project significantly enhances and expands the scope of health services offered in York County by tripling the number of short stay behavioral health beds and creating emergency and inpatient access.
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We are seeking a full time Inpatient Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Maine Behavioral Healthcare is part of MaineHealth - Maine’s largest integrated health system.
Join us and you will find supportive, collaborative colleagues; strong patient/provider relationships; comprehensive resources and advanced technologies, including fully integrated Epic EMR. You will experience the exceptional and rewarding lifestyle only Maine can offer.
DUTIES OF THE JOB
Under the direction of a physician or the Medical Director, this position will
- Primary psychiatric medical care on the inpatient nursing unit
- Psychiatric evaluations
- Medication management in conjunction with a primary care provider
- Co-manage case load with physicians
Desired COMPETENCIES, SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
- Master's degree with advanced knowledge and medical training
- 2 + years of inpatient PMHNP experience required
- Advanced skill and knowledge in conducting psychiatric evaluations and treating patients
- Ability to attain (or currently licensed as) an Advanced Practice RN License in the State of Maine
- Competitive salary base
- Comprehensive benefit package
- Paid time off
- Annual CME allowance
- Collaborative work in a multidisciplinary team
We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.