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Eastern Connecticut Health Network is seeking a full-time Child Adolescent Psychiatry APRN to work in the Manchester, Conn., area. This position reports directly to the Director of Child and Adolescent Ambulatory Services and the Medical Director.



EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION:


- Masters degree in nursing

- Current Connecticut APRN license

- Federal DEA and Connecticut controlled substance registration

- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification is preferred


EXPERIENCE:


- Preferably three years of experience working in the behavioral health field in an ambulatory setting for at least one year

- Clinicians responsible for family in child and adolescent services, preferably with a minimum of one year of experience in family therapy with the age group served

- Training and/or familiarity with Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)

- Core skills include the development and management of comprehensive and pharmacological assessments, treatment planning, community collaboration, patient/family education, triage and discharge planning



ECHN is a community-based healthcare system consisting of two hospitals, a long-term care facility, wellness centers and other healthcare partners. ECHN provides comprehensive medical services to the residents of 19 towns in north central Connecticut.



This opportunity provides the benefits of a comfortable suburban community with excellent area schools. Conveniently located in the heart of scenic New England, the area features easy access to Bradley International Airport, major interstate highways, New York City and Boston. It is the perfect suburban area with ease of access to major business areas, including Hartford and Springfield, Mass.


To learn more about this opportunity, please call our recruiter, Michelina Rinaldi, at 860-647-6430 or 860-729-4319.
ECHN is a not-for-profit health care system serving 19 towns in eastern Connecticut. Its network of affiliates includes Manchester Memorial Hospital, Rockville General Hospital, Woodlake at Tolland Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Eastern Connecticut Medical Professionals, Women's Center for Wellness, Visiting Nurse & Health Services of CT, Eastern Connecticut Cancer Institute, and more. Manchester Memorial Hospital, a community hospital licensed for 249 beds and 34 bassinets, offers medical and surgical services, 24-hour emergency care, medical imaging, a modern Family Birthing Center and Neonatology Services, Rehabilitation Services, a certified Sleep Disorders Center, Intensive Care Suites, a Wound Healing Center with Hyperbaric Therapy, Hospice Care, Diabetes Self-Management Program, Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation, a comprehensive range of adolescent and adult inpatient and outpatient behavioral health services, nutrition counseling, laboratory services, and the Eastern Connecticut Cancer Institute/John A. DeQuattro Cancer Center. Rockville General Hospital, a community hospital licensed for 102 beds, offers medical and surgical services, 24-hour emergency care, medical imaging, Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Physical Rehabilitation, Hospice Care, Maternity Care Center, and laboratory services. Woodlake at Tolland Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, a 130-bed long-term skilled nursing care and short-term rehabilitation facility. ECHN Medical offices are located in East Hartford, Ellington, Manchester, Somers, South Windsor, Vernon/Rockville, and Tolland. For more information about current and future opportunities, please contact Michelina Rinaldi at 860-647-6430