Good Shepherd Hospice Rockville Centre , NY 11571
Nurse Practitioner Facility: Mercy Medical Center Location:
Rockville Centre, NY Department: Outpatient Mental Hlth Clinic Category: Physician / Advance Practice Professional Hours:
Full time: Day Shift with one Evening shift per week ReqNum: 6016846
Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic
Days with one evening shift per week
Explore a career with Mercy Medical Center, a 375-bed not-for-profit hospital and member of the Catholic Health Services of Long Island that has been serving the healthcare needs for the residents of Nassau County and its surrounding areas since 1913. Ranked among the top hospitals in New York State, Mercy offers a NYS designated Stroke Center, Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and has received Pathway to Excellence designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center the only hospital in the region and one of only two in NY State to receive this prestigious award.
Mercy Medical Center's Outpatient Behavioral Healthcare Service in Garden City, NY is an Integrated Licensed OMH Clinic with Mental Health, Chemical Dependency, Primary Medical Care, Partial Hospital Program and Intensive Outpatient Services.Staff includes a robust team of psychiatric prescribers, licensed masters prepared clinicians, RNs and Internists.
Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner provides expert clinical care to patients. Follows Collaborative Practice Agreement and Medical Staff credentialing.Adheres to Mercy Medical Center/department policies and procedures and JCAHO/regulatory agency requirements.
Demonstrates and promotes service excellence at all times. Conform to rules, time frames of regulatory bodies and medical staff by-laws.
Assess and document patient history and mental status.
Order necessary diagnostic tests, review and oversee care.
Complies with standards for safe and accurate patient care and complete documentation
Responds to feedback in a positive manner
Clearly understands projects/assignment parameters
Shows initiative in overcoming obstacles to meet objective
Demonstrates flexibility in changing work demands
Able to handle conflict
Takes ownership in patient care to ensure high quality results/outcomes
Participates in educational programs, in-service meetings, workshops, conferences and committees
Keeps abreast of current literature and professional trends
Education: Master's degree from an accredited school/program
Experience/skills: Experience in the treatment of the mentally ill and/or chemically dependent adult population
Licensure: Licensed and currently registered as a professional nurse practitioner in New York State:
BLS certification, NYS Prescription privileges, active DEA registration. Suboxone waiver preferred
At Catholic Health Services of Long Island your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits; our offerings go beyond the basics. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we also offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future.
MERCY MEDICAL CENTER
A Member of the Catholic Health Services of Long Island
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V