Nurse practitioner

at Brooklyn Community Services

Job Detail


Salary

-

Experience

2-3 years minimum experience

Schedule Type

Part Time

Location

151 Lawrence St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, USA

Expires

10/24/2019, 18:28


Description

Responsibilities:
 Provide Psychiatric Evaluations with Mental Status Exams and monthly psychiatric notes
to consumers enrolled in Personalized Recovery Oriented Services (PROS) who seek onsite clinic services. Review and sign Individualized Recovery Plans.
 Provide medication management including prescription refills and medication education
to all PROS participants.
 Collaborate with local pharmacies and medication companies as arranged by Program
Director.
 Collaborate with R.N. to arrange laboratory tests as needed for medication levels, and
urine toxicology for substance abuse in collaboration with Recovery Specialists and
Supervisors.
 Evaluate need for consumer hospitalization or other emergency medical care, as
needed.
 Plan for psychiatric coverage needs during absences and work with R.N. to assure IM
injections as needed in her/his absence.
 Administer IM injections during R.N. absences
Qualifications Required:
 Certification as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner by the New York State Education
Department;
 Experience with seriously and persistently mentally ill adults; Recovery and
rehabilitation philosophy-oriented.