Behavioral Health Nurse Practitioner
Posted on Mar 12, 2019 by Atlantic Health
Position Title: Behavioral Health Nurse Practitioner
Company Name: Atlantic Health
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Duration: Indefinite
Min Education: Master's Degree
Required Travel: 0-10%
Atlantic Health System, headquartered in Morristown, New Jersey is a leading non - profit health-care delivery system in New Jersey. The New Jersey network includes: Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, Overlook Medical Center in Summit, Newton Medical Center in Newton, Chilton Medical center in Pompton Plains, Hackettstown Medical Center in Hackettstown, Goryeb Children's Hospital in Morristown and Atlantic Rehabilitation and Atlantic Home Care and Hospice.
Newton Medical Center (NMC) is a short-term, acute 160-bed facility primarily serving Sussex and Warren Counties in northwestern New Jersey and adjacent areas of Pennsylvania and New York. NMC has a professional staff representing more than 40 medical specialties and sub-specialties
Behavioral Health services at NMC have been recognized as a premier community-based resource dedicated to identifying and meeting behavioral health-care needs of people in Sussex County and adjacent areas to improve the health and wellbeing of the communities we serve.
We are seeking a Nurse Practitioner for the Behavioral Health Department
The position will have the following responsibilities:
- Conduct comprehensive psychiatric/health assessments, diagnose psychiatric/health disorders, develop treatment plans.
- implement plans by delivering counseling & biological interventions/medication management under joint protocols. Related documentation.
- Collaborates with psychiatric staff & other involved health-care professionals in provision of outpatient services, consultation/liaison w/medical units, psychiatric emergency service needs, adult psychiatric inpatient service & after-hours call coverage rotation (additional compensation
- New Jersey Licensed Nurse Practitioner with experience working in a Behavioral Health facility.
The position will offer an excellent compensation package with benefits.
Interested please contact