Psychiatric Family Nurse Practitioner
Crozer Health Medical Group is seeking a full-time Family Nurse Practitioner at our First Steps Treatment Center (Comprehensive Detox and Rehabilitation Center).
The Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner works under the direction of the Inpatient Medical Director and is responsible for the implementation of treatment protocols, providing short-term detoxification and long-term rehabilitation to men and women in Delaware County and beyond. Serves as an active member of the treatment team, completing histories and physicals on new patients. Responsible for assessing health status of patients by completing medical histories, physical examinations, clinical lab tests when deemed appropriated under direction of unit Medical Director. Will function as a proactive team player in a fast paced environment ensuring high quality care to patients seeking treatment for chemical dependency. Demonstrates Level of Care criteria for admission to the unit. Excellent documentation and attention to detail required.
- The Nurse Practitioner (NP) must have the ability and training to prescribe to, and manage patients on psychiatric medications
- The Nurse Practitioner (NP) must be nationally certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
- The Nurse Practitioner (NP) must have and maintain a valid, unrestricted state license in any state in the United States, and a current Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) registration.
- The licenses and registration must be renewed and maintained in a current status during the life of the contract.
- X Waiver preferred.
Ideal candidate will possess experience in addictions treatment although not required. Excellent Written and Oral skills required.
The position is full-time offering competitive salary and benefits. Our benefits include: 26 days paid time off, 6 paid holidays, malpractice insurance with tail coverage, professional development allowance, health, dental, vision, and paid life insurance, savings & retirement plans. Tuition reimbursement.
This location is less than a 20- minute drive to Philadelphia, a 90-minute drive north to New York City, 90 minutes east to historical Lancaster County, and less than two hours to the beautiful New Jersey or Delaware shores. Exciting Opportunity in the Philadelphia Suburbs!