Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (PT)

Employer
The Institute of Professional Practice
Location
Meriden
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 17, 2018
Closes
Jun 14, 2018
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - Meriden CT

Employer (IPP) is a private, non-profit human service and educational organization that serves people with developmental and other disabilities.

We are currently seeking an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) with a psychiatric focus. This is a part-time position, averaging 5-10 hours per week.

Job Responsibilities:

* Provides initial psychiatric diagnostic assessments
* Manages a caseload, including ongoing evaluation and management (E&M) services, with a focus on pharmacological management of diagnosed mental health disorders
* Provides recommendations/referrals for other clinically-warranted therapeutic interventions such as psychological testing, neuropsychological testing, laboratory monitoring, and other medical interventions as warranted
* Participates in peer supervision with the IPPI Medical Director

Position Requirements:

* Licensed as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse with prescriptive authority in the State of Connecticut
* Previous experience with independent psychiatric diagnostic assessment and psychopharmacologic decision-making
* Training in or familiarity with trauma-focused therapeutic modalities
* Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
* Must have basic computer operational skills and ability to utilize an electronic medical record

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