Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant - Outpatient Behavioral Health - Full Time

  • Saint Alphonsus Health System
  • Jun 19, 2020
Counseling Nurse Practitioner Nursing Physician Assistant Physician & Surgeon

Job Description

Job Description Details: Specialty:  Outpatient Behavioral Health Location: Boise, ID Status:  Full Time, Employed Schedule: Monday - Friday; minimum 36 patient contact hours per week Call:  No call responsibilities      Salary and Benefits: Sign-on Incentives Student Loan Repayment Relocation PTO & CME Allocation Malpractice Insurance (Incl. Tail) Health/Dental/Vision Retirement (403b) Practice Highlights:  Become part of a physician led 500+ provider multi-specialty group with a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care.  Saint Alphonsus is a principal provider of evidence-based, interdisciplinary behavioral health services within the region.  Our outpatient practice offers comprehensive evaluation and treatment for most emotional and interpersonal problems for adolescents, children and adults.  Psychotherapeutic and psychopharmacologic interventions are provided via a multidisciplinary treatment team. The Behavioral Health outpatient clinic is seeking an APP who is dedicated to the treatment of mental illness and compassionate towards those struggling with these diagnoses and concerns.  The APP will provide direct patient care; assessing, diagnosing, and treatment including prescription medication management, treatment planning and referrals to therapy or other specialties as needed.  Support: Practice includes 3 Physicians, 2 APPs and 5 Clinical Social Workers.  Inpatient and case management resources located on-site.  Part of a multi-specialty network of 70+ Saint Alphonsus Medical Group Primary Care Clinics. Requirements: Current, unrestricted Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner medical license in Idaho; valid controlled substance registration with Idaho; Board of Pharmacy and DEA. strong medical background and a desire to develop a practice to support a growing multi-specialty medical group.  In providing this support, you will obtain Idaho medical licensure to maintain and strengthen the Health System's general internal program across all communities we serve.  Community: Boise, Idaho's Capital City anchors a vibrant and growing mid-sized metropolitan area of 730,000 people.  An outdoor enthusiast’s paradise with a flourishing arts and entertainment scene, the region offers a reasonable cost of living, low crime rate, excellent cultural programs, neighborhood parks and nearby forests and rivers. Idaho's culture of physician independence also makes it one of the best places in America to be a practicing physician.  The Boise Metro Area is consistently listed as one of the best places in the country to live, work and play! Saint Alphonsus Health System is a growing 4-hospital, 714-bed, 74-clinic integrated healthcare system serving southwestern Idaho, eastern Oregon and northern Nevada. Saint Alphonsus Health System is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic not-for-profit health systems in the nation.  To learn more about Saint Alphonsus, please visit www.saintalphonsus.org.  The ideal candidate will commit to patient care while demonstrating and modeling our organization’s Mission, Vision and Values. Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions. Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.