PMHNP – Integrated Primary Care / Behavioral Healthcare

  • MaineHealth
  • Sanford, ME, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021

Job Description

Summary

If you are an experienced Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner focused on delivering medical excellence through an Integrated Primary Care practice, our focus is on you.

Great things happen for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners like yourself who seek to put clients first in an Integrated Primary Care Practice Environment.  They find themselves at Maine Health, Maine’s largest integrated health system.  

Sanford Family Medicine is seeking a part-time (32 hours/week) experienced PMHNP to join our Primary Care team in Sanford, Maine. Join us and you will find supportive, collaborative colleagues; strong patient/provider relationships; comprehensive resources and advanced technologies, including fully integrated Epic EMR.  In this Primary Care practice, the clients’ biopsychosocial information is added to one integrated medical record. This supports communication within the team and optimizes care.

At Maine Health you will experience the exceptional and rewarding lifestyle only Maine can offer. Southern Maine offers four season recreation and a wealth of historic and cultural attractions, as well as easy access to Maine’s picturesque coasts, sandy beaches, mountains, lakes and rivers.  Kennebunk, ME, is a short commute to this practice location and is home to several beaches, the Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge, and has quick acces acres of nature trails and blueberry fields.

Desired COMPETENCIES, SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

The ideal candidate will have

  • Certification by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a PMHNP
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience as a PMHNP
  • Experience in a primary care or outpatient medical practice setting preferred
  • Ability to attain (or currently licensed as) an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse License in the State of Maine

Duties and Responsibilities of the job

  • Integrated care to clients on a primary care team
  • Psychiatric evaluations
  • Medication management
  • Consultation on the primary care team

 Benefits include

  • Competitive salary base
  • Comprehensive benefit package
  • Paid time off
  • Annual CME allowance
  • Collaborative work in a multidisciplinary team

This opportunity is ideal for someone interested in providing highly valued psychiatry services within a medical team, as well as the larger Behavioral Health Integration program where education, training, consultation and comradery are part of the job.

The Maine Behavioral Health Integrated program is one of the largest in the nation, with approximately 40 clinicians providing care at over 50 primary care locations and almost 10 specialty offices throughout Maine.