Nurse Practioner PMHNP

Location
Clinton, Maryland
Salary
1099 Contractor Position $75 -$95 per hour
Posted
Sep 14, 2021
Closes
Sep 15, 2021
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Contract

The Candidate will provide TeleHealth, in person appointments and professional nursing care to a defined patient population through the use of information and communication technologies with the support of clinical guidelines, protocols, and other resources. Working from a home office and on site, the Nurse uses critical thinking, therapeutic communication, and clinical decision-making skills to assess, plan, implement, educate and evaluate the patient’s mental health situation and/or informational needs.

Responsibilities

  • Documents care provided in the medical record accurately utilizing appropriate Clinics/Note.
  • Develops forms and questionnaires to facilitate the exchange of information.
  • Assists patients with self-care teaching as required, and with maintaining as much independence as possible. Documents care provided in the medical record accurately utilizing appropriate  Clinics/Notes
  • Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates the Home TeleHealth patient care delivery system.
  • Schedules follow-up appointments.
  • Provides psychological support to patients/family/caregivers through telephone care, direct patient care, and refer patients to needed support services, assesses the patient’s condition/situation, and documents the assessment.
  • Evaluates the appropriateness of referrals and provides feedback to therapist and community staff.
  • Establishes contact with patient. Assesses willingness, ability to use Telemedicine
  • Coordinates appointment time with therapist, patient, and community staff.
  • This is an independent, 1099-contractor position and requires a minimum 20 per week with considerable room to grow to full –time, if desired. This is a Hybrid position and some sessions may temporarily be provided virtually due to Covid 19.


Experience and Qualifications

  • Licensed Psychiatric Nurse (PMHNP), with a current, unrestricted active state nursing license.
  • NPI
  • Diploma from recognized and/or accredited school.
  • Excellent communication, telephone and customer relation skills.
  • Good critical thinking, sound clinical decision-making and problem-solving skills.
  • Basic knowledge and competence in the use of computers and keyboarding.
  • Fluency in English (oral and written) is required and fluency in English and Spanish is preferred.
  • Post CRNP-PMH Licensure experience not required.

Note: Due to COVID-19, position will begin via telehealth and transition to in-person sessions upon termination of the local/national emergencies.

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