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Fairview Health Services is seeking 1 board certified / board eligible advanced practice nurses (Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner or Clinical Nurse Specialist) with experience and a strong interest in providing general outpatient psychiatric care to patients at Fairview Clinics Apple Valley.

This role will provide psychiatry services in support of the Fairview Medical Group Collaborative Care Psychiatry Service. In this model each primary care provider (PCP) retains primary responsibility for their patients psychiatric conditions and medication management. The PCPs refer patients to the embedded/collaborative care psychiatric provider based on diagnostic questions, complexity or instability and the need for a specialty consultation. The psychiatric provider sees the patients for a diagnostic evaluation and the option for one or more additional follow-up appointments to initiate /stabilize meds as needed. The patient is then returned to the referring PCP for ongoing primary psychiatric management. In addition, the psychiatric provider is available for provider- to- provider consultations both face to face and via the shared EMR.

In this position, the NP/CNS will:

Provide direct behavioral health care to patients at Fairview Clinics Apple Valley. With outreach to another South Metro clinic..
Join a team of Psychiatrists and PMHAPRNs serving the Fairview Medical Group.
Participate in regular consultation meetings with Fairview Psychiatrists
Consultation support and routine collaboration with in house psychiatry
Have access to a Primary Care Behavioral Health Clinician and Specialty Mental Health Provider network to support the behavioral health needs of their patients.
Use an efficient and fully integrated Electronic Medical Record (EPIC).
Schedule details: 40 hrs/week. M-F. 8am 5:00pm
Openings: 1.0 FTE
Income Details: Market Competitive Salary
Other Benefits: We offer a comprehensive benefits package to also include generous time off, annual CME allowance, malpractice insurance, a retirement plan, and much more.

Position Qualifications:

A qualified candidate will be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and formal Adult or Family (Lifespan) Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse Practitioner or Clinical Nurse Specialist training program. Have a current MN ARPN license and be approved or eligible by the Minnesota Board of Nursing for prescription writing privileges. Be certified through ANCC and meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges.

Preferred Qualifications:

At least 2 years of APRN practice experience in psychiatric clinical practice is preferred. Licensed and experienced in treating pediatric patients is also preferred, but not required.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitalsincluding an academic medical center and long-term care hospitalserving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota. Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairviews 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.