Nurse Practitioner Behavioral Health

Kennett, MO 63857

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Our client is a Fortune 500 company that is a leading operator of general acute care hospitals and outpatient care centers. They are on a on a mission to provide access to high quality, respectful, and patient-centered primary and preventative healthcare services for everyone. They own, lease or operate 83 affiliated hospitals and healthcare services are provided in more than 1,000 outpatient sites of care including affiliated physician practices, urgent care centers, freestanding emergency departments, imaging centers, cancer centers, and ambulatory surgery centers.


Top "must-have" skills for this job – 1. Prefer 3 years’ experience, but will consider all candidates 2. Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner license preferred or license in process Tell me about this job – -Hospital based but open to possibility of providing outpatient care in a current office -NP will collaborate w/ Physicians w/ discharge planning, documentation, seeing patients -MD must see patient w/in 24 hrs of admission, & depending on insurance, patient must be seen by MD or advanced practitioner every other day per by-laws. -NP will also assist w/ screening of patients in the ER -3 very busy units in Hospital (Adolescence; Adult; Geriatrics) -ADC runs around 17 -Kennett - small town in the Boot-heel of Missouri (11,000 pop.) -2 hrs from Memphis, TN; 3.5 hrs south of St. Louis -Great town to raise a family! -Hospital has 116 beds; 33 of those are Behavioral: 14 Adolescent; 12 Adult, 7 Geriatrics