Job ID: 289460337  |  Last Updated: 7/17/2018

Psychiatric APRN/Clinical Nurse Specialist Mental Health

WellStar Health System
Applicant Contact
Leah Andrews
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Wellstar Medical Group is looking for a PRN Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner or Psychiatric CNS/PMH with ANCC certification to provide behavioral health services at WellStar Cobb Hospital and/or WellStar Kennestone Hospital. Responsible for inpatient consults and medication management.

Psychiatric Mental Health Advanced Practice Nurses (APRN-PMH) include both the Clinical Nurse Specialist and Nurse Practitioner. The advanced knowledge and skills required for this role include clinical expertise in a focus area, evidenced based practice, collaboration and consultation as well as primary, secondary, tertiary levels of prevention across the lifespan. The APRN-PMH focuses clinical practice on persons with diagnosed psychiatric disorders or those at risk of mental health disorders. Applies knowledge, skills and experience autonomously to complex psychiatric mental health problems. Functions practiced by the APRN-PMH include the diagnosis of mental health problems, psychopharmacological interventions and various forms of psychotherapy, consultation and expanded advocacy activities.

Employer Profile

WellStar Health System, the largest health system in Georgia, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

As a not-for-profit, WellStar continues to reinvest in the health of the communities it serves with new technologies and treatments.

WellStar consists of WellStar Medical Group, 240 medical office locations, outpatient centers, health parks, a pediatric center, nursing centers, hospice and home care, as well as 11 inpatient hospitals.

With our approximately 20,000 team members, WellStar remains committed to its Employer of Choice strategy that has led to numerous accolades for work-life balance, including being named to Fortune magazines 100 Best Companies to Work For list for the past three years.

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