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Job Op: Burlington and Ocean Counties

  • 04/02/2019 12:09 PM
    Message # 7257199
    Suzanne Drake (Administrator)

    Community Treatment Solutions Seeking Part Time Psychiatric APN


    Agency: Community Treatment Solutions

    Program: Residential Treatment Centers and Specialty Bed Program

    Position: Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse

    Location: Burlington and Ocean Counties, New Jersey

    Duties:

    • The Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse conducts medication re-evaluations for consumers
    • Aids in formulating diagnostic impressions based on DSM-V  criteria in collaboration with the psychiatrist and other treatment members.  
    • May practice in the role of therapist, providing therapy, as needed.  
    • Has prescriptive authority.   Will be in verbal and/or electronic contact with the collaborating psychiatrist   
    • Attends meetings as required.  
    • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to any age-related needs of the consumers served.  
    • The individual demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development appropriate to the consumer population served.  He or she must be able to assess and interpret data about the consumer’s status in order to identify each consumer’s needs and provide the appropriate care, including age-related care, needed by the consumer group. 

    Education/Experience:

    • Master’s Degree in psychiatric/mental health specialization or equivalent with prescriptive authority. 
    • Minimum of three years’ psychiatric nursing experience, one year post graduate preferred.  
    • Current RN license and APN Certification in New Jersey required.

    Hours:

    Position is Part Time, approximately 21 hours per week. Community Treatment Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

    Contact:

    Dr. Allende, Psychiatrist, at JAllende@legacytreatment.org



   

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