Psychiatric NPFacility: St Catherine of Siena Med Ctr Location: Smithtown, NY Department: Psychiatric Unit Category: Physician / Mid-Level Practitioner Schedule: Full Time Shift: Day shift ReqNum: 1563250-0301
DUTIES: Provides and manages continuous, psychiatric care service to patients under direct consultation and collaboration with the psychiatrist. Offers services to designated patients in the Emergency Department and inpatient services. Provides full or partial services to private attending physicians who elect to utilize the Hospitalist Services. Assumes full service to unassigned patients as directed. Responds to the requests of the nursing staff as required to ensure patient care and safety. NP must maintain current collaborative practice agreement with a designated member of the medical staff. Participates fully as a member of interdisciplinary treatment ream. Active involvement in therapeutic milieu. QUALIFICATIONS: NYS Certified RN NP (Nurse Practitioner). Trained in psychiatry. BLS certified. Experience in patient case management required; hospital experience preferred. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: None.