Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Inpatient - Geriatric | Fridley,MN

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Inpatient - Geriatric | Fridley,MN

Allina Health Systems | Minneapolis, MN, 55432, US
Salary Range:$59,000 – $109,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

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Date Posted:

August 24, 2022


38029941 Unity IP Mental Health MD's


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Job Summary:

About You:

As a Mental Health Inpatient Nurse Practitioner at Allina, you will provide services for individuals experiencing complex mental health care needs. You will support a comprehensive, evidence-based collaborative team-based approach supporting our patients' mental health and emotional well-being. Inpatient psychiatric teams work closely with other areas of care, collaborating with teams on medical units, intermediate care and clinics.

Consider yourself a strong candidate if your interests align in treating complex patients, providing care and coordinating with a multidisciplinary team, and connecting across levels of care.

Due to the expansion of inpatient beds, we are adding staff to cover a 29-bed unit.

Key Position Details:

About Our Mental Health & Addiction Service Line:

Allina Health has a robust Mental Health and Addiction Clinical Service Line that offers the full continuum of care including integration, specialty outpatient clinics, addiction and co-occurring services, partial hospitalization and day treatment, and inpatient care.

There are more than 290 mental health and addiction clinicians dedicated to the highest quality patient care across:

* 45 Primary Care Clinics
* 6 Integrated Psychiatry Locations
* 4 Hospital-Based Clinics
* 12 Partial and Day Treatment Programs
* 15 Allina and Affiliated Emergency Departments
* 7 Hospitals with 305 Inpatient Beds

The Mental Health and Addiction Clinical Service Line is led by both psychiatry and psychology clinical leadership, in partnership with operations to advance mental health care for patients across Allina Health.

Job Description:

Principle Responsibilities

* Provides psychiatric care for the patient
* Completes comprehensive patient assessments.
* Determines diagnosis and treatment of illness.
* Provides diagnostic assessment and ongoing treatment of psychiatric conditions.
* Prescribes medications, treatments, therapy, and medical equipment.
* Conducts patient education when working to manage chronic illness or wellness care.
* Refers for specialty care when determined.
* Consults with a physician when patient needs outside of Nurse Practitioner scope of practice, diagnosis or treatment plan is unclear.
* Participates in health care team
* Acts as a resource to members of the team.
* Works with clinic care team for program development.
* Acts as liaison with outside agencies as needed.
* Promotes communication within the team and other interdisciplinary health care staff.
* Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

* Master's degree Completion of accredited Nurse Practitioner program. required
* Experience post Nurse Practitioner training preferred
* Licensed Registered Nurse - MN Board of Nursing required upon hire
* Certified Nurse Practitioner (ANCC) - American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) required Certification within specialty upon hire
* BLS Tier 1 - Basic Life Support - Multisource required upon hire
* ACLS/BLS Tier 2-Advanced Cardiac Life Support - Multisource preferred
* Drug Enforcement Administration upon hire required

Physical Demands

Medium Work*:

Lifting weight Up to 32 lbs. occasionally (*Allina Safe Patient Moving Policy), Up to 25 lbs. frequently