The Nurse Practitioner delivers primary and specialty care with a high degree of expertise within the specialties of pediatric and adolescent health by formulating a plan based on assessment, examination, and selected diagnostic procedures within her/his scope of practice. The Nurse Practitioner also provides leadership for the health care team by collaborating with the physician, school nurse, case manager and building faculty to ensure that high quality, comprehensive health care is delivered. Successful performance contributes to a holistic approach to the delivery of services, quality patient/family care, and a high level of satisfaction from patients and families.
Join growing team of specialists. Interact with both medical and psych providers. No overnight call. Great support staff - Employed position with competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package If you are interested in learning more about this position, please feel free to contact Dr. Jan Landy, Behavioral Health Medical Director at Janice.Landy@unitypoint.org or 515-263-5353.
Full time adult Psych Consultation/Liaison practice – Work in a variety of settings ED, ICU, Med/Surg. Must be licensed in Iowa and ARNP candidates must be ANCC Certified. Work directly with individuals and families to provide Mental Health evaluations and follow up visits at three Des Moines area hospitals: Methodist, Lutheran and Methodist West. Schedule: 7 days on, 7 days off. Daily schedule is flexible
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Preferred or Specialized
Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.
Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner program in area of specialty.
Master’s degree or demonstrating active progress toward attainment of Master’s degree.
Certification in specialty area.
Requires a minimum of one year experience in area of specialty.
Must have strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
Must be able to effectively deal with diverse client population and community partners
Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.
Current licensure as RN and ARNP in the State of Iowa.