Outpatient Behavioral Health Child Psychiatry ARNP
UnityPoint Clinic, the state's largest primary physician group, is searching for a full-time Child Psychiatry ARNP to join the Child and Adolescent Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic in Cedar Rapids, IA.
UnityPoint Clinic—Cedar Rapids is recruiting a second child and adolescent psychiatry ARNP for our outpatient clinic. A position with us offers the ability to work in a 100% outpatient setting with the schedule flexibility to have a great work-life balance. There is no call, weekends, or holiday coverage needed. The Clinic is open Monday-Thursday and closed on Fridays.
Duties will include new patient evaluations, treatment planning, and daily follow-up care of patients.
The ARNP/ provides leadership through communication, motivation of others and achieving outcomes through work with multidisciplinary teams.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Brings any questions or concerns regarding compliance to the immediate attention of department or hospital administrative staff Purposefully conducts all aspects of the job in an ethical manner in support of the clinic’s commitment to ethical behavior in all areas of personal and professional activity.
Hours & Attendance:
Maintains regular and consistent attendance at work
Documents findings in accurate, systematic form and maintains appropriate documentation in the medical record.
Works in a collaborative manner with physicians, nursing and management
Identifies and manages illness with adherence to best practice guidelines.
Performs evaluations and creates plans of care for patients
Prescribes medications and therapies as appropriate
Collaborates with the team of providers as needed to assure safe and effective patient care
Communicates with patient’s PCP any pertinent information regarding the care and treatment plan and for continuity of care with appropriate follow-up care Sees patients independently
Measures of clinical expertise that can serve as indicators of competent performance in this role include:
Use of advanced concepts in the application of the nursing process in the clinical setting
Implementation and evaluation of new methods of care giving
Partners with providers and patient care team members to achieve progress towards outcomes
Provision of staff direction in clinical decision making and priority setting
Maintains current knowledge of trends and advances in nursing practice
Provides leadership for evidence based practice changes.