PMHNP - Integrated Women's Health / Behavioral Health

  • MaineHealth
  • Biddeford, ME 04005, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021

Job Description

Summary

If you are an experienced Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner focused on caring for women with compassion and respect in an Integrated Women’s Health practice, our focus is on you.

Great things happen for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners like yourself who seek to provide clients with compassion and respect in an Integrated Women’s Health Practice Environment.  They find themselves at Maine Health, Maine’s largest integrated health system. 

Join us and you will find supportive, collaborative colleagues; strong client/provider relationships; comprehensive resources and advanced technologies, including fully integrated Epic EMR.  

In this Women’s Health practice, clients’ biopsychosocial information is integrated to one shared medical record with their Women’s health record. This strengthens the cohesion among the team and optimizes care. In addition, at Maine Health you will experience the exceptional and rewarding lifestyle only Maine can offer.

Biddeford, ME

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.  

Biddeford, ME, is a fast-growing community for people under 30.  The town features an active historic downtown, featuring redeveloped mills, monthly ArtWalks, City Theater, International restaurants, a scenic river walk and more.

About the position

SMHC Women’s Health is seeking a part-time (24-40 hours/week) experienced PMHNP to join their Women’s Health care team in Biddeford, Maine..

In this position you will work alongside a care team that includes providers, LCSWs and other clinic staff to provide:

  • Psychiatric evaluation
  • Determining diagnoses
  • Prescribing appropriate treatment as indicated for a variety of psychiatric conditions
  • Establishing therapeutic relationships that facilitate progress toward treatment goals.

Desired COMPETENCIES, SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

The ideal candidate will be competent and confident, having the ability to balance independent clinical decision making with appropriate consultation from providers.

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

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 provided. 

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.

 

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If your focus is on medical excellence, our focus is on you.