Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

March 8, 2012

Siskiyou Community Health Center (SCHC) has an immediate full time opening for a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP). The PMHNP provides advanced psychiatric nursing care to SCHC patients who present acute and chronic psychiatric/mental health disorders, change in mental status and/or functional decline. This responsibility will include the utilization of advanced practice psychiatric nursing skills and knowledge, in a relatively independent fashion, in the areas of direct patient care, consultation, and education of patients within his/her own scope of practice. Administers treatment and dispenses prescribed medications within scope of practice, and in accordance with SCHC, federal and state guidelines. Education/Experience includes completion of a certified Nurse Practitioner program and requires a current Oregon licensure.

Please fax your CV to (541) 471-9242 to the attention of Richard Booth. You may also email your CV to rbooth@siskiyouhealthcenter.com.