Nurse Practitioner-Psychogeriatrics

  • MaineHealth
  • Brunswick, ME 04011, USA
  • Apr 16, 2021

Job Description

Summary

This 32 hour per week advanced clinician will provide patient care services through psychiatric evaluation, treatment, and consultation of geriatric patient/family situation.  The clinician will also serve as a resource to other Senior Mental Health Services team members regarding current research, clinical practice standards and clinical interventions. The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner will bring excellent assessment and evaluation skills to the Geriatric Team and will serve as a resource in this area to other team members.  This Gero-Psych team is both office and community-based, and requires a high level of communication skills and inter-disciplinary collaboration skills.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • RN license, State of Maine.
  • Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner licensure
  • Clinical experience and expertise necessary.  Clinical experience with individuals 65 years and older.
  • Good organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to develop healthy working relationships with other staff and supervisors. 
  • Must maintain healthy boundaries in these relationships.