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Nurse Practitioner
Ref No.: 18-04681
Location: Lynchburg, Virginia
Position Type:Contract to Hire
Child Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Lynchburg, VA

MUST:
Experienced Child Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Master of Science degree from an accredited college/university in Nursing/PMHNP.
One year experience as a Nurse Practitioner, providing psychiatric care to the child population with a mental health diagnosis.
Licensed as a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in VA.
Knowledge of community mental health and public health.
Knowledge of the principles, procedures, techniques, trends, and literature related to mental health, intellectual disabilities, and substance abuse.
Understanding of diagnostic criteria for dual conditions and ability to conceptualize modalities and placement criteria within the continuum of care.
Knowledge of psychiatric/medical medications/treatments.

DUTIES:
The Child Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner will provide psychiatric evaluations and medication management for the child consumer population. They will create a plan of care and treatment, collaborating with other programs and portfolios as needed to ensure effective and efficient service delivery to those receiving services.
*Quadrant, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Quadrant is committed to administering all employment and personnel actions on the basis of merit and free of discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability. Consistent with this commitment, we are dedicated to the employment and advancement of qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, persons of all ethnic backgrounds and religions according to their abilities.