Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CNRP) Psych- Expert
Pay Rate: $49 / hour
Possession of a valid certification as Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner as issued by the PA State Board of Nursing.
Possession of a valid certification in the adult psych/MH specialty area as issued by the PA State Board of Nursing.
Reads, writes, and communicate in English.
Performs CPR and Psychological Evaluations
Interprets lab values, diagnostic tests, and consultant recommendation
Responds to overhead pages
Understands the principle of human physiology
The resource is responsible for the care and treatment of mentally ill patients on a designated service area(s) and has professional responsibility for diagnosis, determination of treatment methods, and leadership in the implementation of treatment plans, and discharge planning. The work is performed under the general direction of a Physician/ Staff Psychiatrist or the other administrative supervisor for clinical and administrative issues and is reviewed for conformance to current, accepted psychiatrist nursing and medical principles and techniques through staff conferences, case reports, observation during performance, evaluation of results, and performance improvement activities.