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Nursing _ Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Nurse Specialist _ 3276

Massachusetts MENTOR, a partner of The MENTOR Network, provides quality, community-based services to youth and adults. Through our programs we offer a wide range of individualized therapeutic programs; Therapeutic Foster Care and Behavioral Health Services, to serve youth with social, emotional, and behavioral challenges as well as their families.



Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Nurse Specialist 

  


JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for following all medical policies and protocols and for the treatment of all medical  services provided to consumers 



ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  

● Examine patients to determine general physical condition following standard medical procedures
● Consults with outside agencies, referral sources, other professionals as needed 

● Maintain clinical files and records for each client, including initial evaluations, assessments, treatment plans, session notes,  transfer and termination summaries and other required documentation 

● Order laboratory and other special diagnostic tests and evaluate data obtained 

● Determine nature and extent of mental disorder and formulate a treatment program 

● Treat and direct treatment of patients utilizing psychotherapeutic methods and medications 

● Provide medication management for patients of the clinic 

● Responds to client emergencies as required 

● Maintain contact with clinic and consumers by checking voicemail and emails daily.  

● Adheres to all company policies, administrative directives, and all office and administrative procedures ● Adhere to all therapy guidelines and codes of conduct 

● Adhere to provisions of M.G.S. Chapter 119, Section 51A (Mandated Reporter) and reports all occurrences immediately to the  clinic and psychiatrist 

● Adhere to clinical recommendations from clinical administration 

● Maintain confidentiality in all clinical matters 

● Other duties as required 



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: 

a) Lifting: Less than 15 lbs. 

b) Stooping/bending: Seldom 

c) Crawling/climbing/kneeling: Seldom 

d) Reaching/pulling/pushing: Seldom 



● QUALIFICATIONS: Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner: Currently registered by the Massachusetts Board of Registration  in Nursing and must have a master's or doctoral degree in nursing from an accredited National League of Nursing graduate  school with two years of full time supervised clinical experience in a multidisciplinary mental-health setting and be eligible for  certification as a clinical specialist in psychiatric/mental-health nursing by the American Nursing Association. Clinical Nurse  Specialist: Currently registered by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing and must have a master's or doctoral  degree in nursing from an accredited National League of Nursing graduate school and meets the requirements of 244 CMR  4.13(3): Psychiatric Nurse Mental Health Clinical Specialist and certified as a Clinical Nurse Specialist with the American  Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). PC literacy and experience with MS Office applications 





The MENTOR Network is a national network of local health and human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services. At The MENTOR Network, our core values—Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Growth—and the behaviors that define them, guide how we interact with each other and how we approach our work. As an organization of people serving people in nearly 40 states, you’ll have opportunities from coast to coast. 


Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets   

Posted
06/09/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Brockton, MA, US