Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Tampa USA-AZ-Yuma USA-DC-Bolling AFB USA-VA-Virginia Beach USA-WA-McChord AFB KOR-Seoul USA-G
May 16, 2017
Sep 25, 2017
Full Time
General Dynamics Health Solutions/ ARMA has an opening supporting the DOD POTFF Program:

The Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner shall provide a full range of outcome-based nurse practitioner services in accordance with privileges granted by the MTF (e.g., supervise and provide general screening and medical care and examinations of patients for routine, acute and chronic conditions involving any and all organ systems; provide immunizations; diagnose, treat, and counsel patients as indicated).

Technically direct and teach other staff, provide evidenced-based educational lectures and participate in in-service training to staff members.

Diagnose and treat patients with common acute conditions, chronic illnesses, or minor trauma within accepted protocols, clinical practice guidelines, Nurse Practice Acts, and/or in consultation with a physician.

Promote preventive care and health maintenance including annual physicals, positive health behaviors and self-care through both formal and individual education and counseling.

Communicate and collaborate with a diverse group of people for the purpose of informing the health-care team of plans/actions, for teaching/education to benefit the patient/family and organization.

Recognize conditions that require isolation and ensure universal precautions are used in all patient encounters.

Attend staff meetings to provide case discussion, continuing education, and continuous quality improvement and safety.

    Master’s Degree in Nursing (MSN)License: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse
    SECRET ClearanceThe Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner shall possess a Master's degree in Nursing from an academic program, within the nursing specialty field of study that is accredited by a regional or national nursing accrediting agency recognized by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The Contractor shall be Certified in the specialty required by the TO as a Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) or the recognized national nursing certification organization for the specialty area of practice as appropriate.The Contractor shall have the minimum experience required to meet clinical competency requirements specified in the Service-specific credentialing instructions.License: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse
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