Nurse Practitioner (Part-Time)

Company: Pathways by Molina ( Learn More )

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Job Description

Pathways by Molina is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic. 

Pathways of Idaho is currently seeking  Part-Time Nurse Practitioners to join our fantastic team of Mental Health Clinicians and providers. The Nurse Practitioner functions within the scope of practice as established by the Idaho Administrative Code (IDAPA 23.01.01 – Rules of the Idaho Board of Nursing) to provide medication management to clients.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

•Prescribes psychotropic medications and orders drugs for specific therapy regimens
•Evaluates psychosocial behavior patterns of patients
•Performs secondary screening and diagnosis of psychiatric conditions
•Performs on-going evaluation of severe and persistent mentally ill
•Consults with specialists concerning specific medical problems of patients
•Advises physician of psychiatric history, treatment, prescriptions, and medical regimens
•Provides face-to-face and phone intervention, evaluation, treatment, and referral for psychiatric emergencies
•Conduct psychiatric evaluations for new and established clients
•Provide psychiatric care to children, adolescents and adults in the form of medication management and wellness education
•Communicate with other providers, perform release of information, return calls to clients, coordinate patient care and track doctor requests
•Maintains confidentiality of all documents, files and communication in written, electronic and/or verbal form
•Demonstrates effective time management and organization skills within the office setting

Recovery Requirements

•Provide the best care possible.
•Create an organizational culture that respects and celebrates the diversity of our consumers
•Assets, deficits and needs, effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, staff, clients and the public
•Ability to engage written correspondence on a professional level and format
•Ability to perform basic word processing tasks and utilize identified proprietary software for the completion of tasks or has the ability to learn these skills
•Ability to read, analyze, and interpret complex regulations and corporate policies. Capacity to perform written comprehensive assessments of a client’s
•Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
•Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral or schedule form
•Follow up on incoming referrals
•Removing clients from being tracked
•Determining when to close a referral
•Scheduling and Transportation
•Checking insurance eligibility

Education/Licensing/ Certifications / Registrations Requirements

Education or Equivalent Experience

•Degree in Nursing, along with documentation of prescriptive privileges (ANCC certificate, Prescriptive Authority
•DEA certificate and/or State Controlled Substance certificate
•Registered Nurse Practitioner with the Idaho Board of Nursing
•Psych certification preferred, but not required

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