Mountain View, CA, USA

Nurse Practitioner Geriatric Psych NP

Wed 02/08/2017

Company: Clinical Management Consultants

A Nurse Practitioner Geriatric Psych NP& position has just been created with one of the best health systems in Northern California.

The Geriatric Psych NP& will work primarily with the Geriatric population, but will also consult staff and treat patients across other departments when needed. The Nurse Practitioner will evaluate patients and provide adequate treatment and prescribe medications when appropriate.

The NP position will report to the Director of Psychiatry and will be supported by a team of well experienced staff.& The Nurse Practitioner is expected to perform in-depth evaluations and interviews in providing psychiatric assessments.

The Geriatric Psych NP& will assist in the coordination of the appropriate follow up care and referrals. & The Nurse Practitioner will lead group therapy and provide necessary counseling as needed.& The Geriatric Psych NP will promote culturally sensitive health and resource information that is evidence based and patient centered.

This role also has an education component, as the Nurse Practitioner Geriatric Psych NP& is a resource to the primary care staff, patients and their families.

This is an opportunity to have a stable and rewarding career with a thriving health system.