Department: 3rd East (Psychiatric Floor)
Schedule: full time
Shift: Days with rotating call
Pay Grade: 036
Salary: Paygrade 032 $34.96 $45.45 $55.94
- Graduate Degree as a Physician Assist. or Family Nurse Prac.
- POSITION SUMMARY:Midlevel providers practice medicine under the supervision of the psychiatrist, to provide diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive healthcare services, as delegated by a physician. (1) Develops comprehensive plans of care. (2) Examines patients to obtain information about their psychiatric and physical condition. (3) Instructs and counsels patients to obtain prescribed therapeutic regimens, normal growth and development, family planning, emotional problems of daily living, and health maintenance. (4) Interprets diagnostic test results for deviations from normal. (5) Makes tentative psychiatric and medical diagnoses and decisions about management and treatment of consumers. (6) Obtains, complies and records patient psychiatric and medical data. (7) If needed in rare occasions performs therapeutic procedures such as injections ad would care. (8) Prescribes therapy or medication with psychiatric supervision.
Preferred:Same as above, or if a NP, above plus MSN degree.