Hennepin Healthcare seeks a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to work nights in Acute Psychiatric Services (APS).
Position is eligible for 17% Shift Differential and $10,000 signing bonus.
Perform initial and ongoing assessment of psychiatric and medical needs of clients presenting to APS
Provide relevant patient and family education
Assess clients for release of transportation holds
Assess clients for hospitalization need, if appropriate, place on 72-hour
Order restraints and seclusions, if needed
Provide psychiatric consultation services to patients housed elsewhere in the
Perform face-to-face assessments of clients in restraints or seclusion
Medication management of both medical issues and psychiatric emergencies
Perform physician exams on clients prior to transfer to other hospitals
Order and interpret labs and diagnostic tests, as needed
Master's degree in nursing from an accredited program
Possession of valid license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Minnesota
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Certification
Previous experience in Psychiatric nursing preferred
Positions at Hennepin County Medical Center are credentialed through the Office of the Medical Staff in accordance with its policies.
Hennepin County Medical Center