Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)

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    Canton, OH 44701
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    Job Description


    Job Opportunity

    Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health


    Position: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)



    Now more than ever, mental and behavioral health care for kids is needed in our community. Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health is looking to meet the growing demands by hiring full-time Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners (PMHNP).


    As a member of our team, you will help children, youth and families successfully meet life's challenges by offering the support they need. We are a collaborative network of child therapists, psychiatrists, PMHNPs, case managers, school staff, community partners and other mental health professionals working toward a common goal. Together, we provide a positive environment for kids and their families to find health, hope and happiness.


    We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join one of the most innovative therapeutic mental health programs in Stark County. We offer a compassionate, supportive, accountable work environment to help you grow your career, along with a comprehensive benefits package that includes generous and affordable medical, dental, life insurance, retirement and paid time off.


    Job Duties/Description

    Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health (C&A) is looking for a team member in our Psychiatric Departmentto join our psychiatrists,PMHNPs, RN, and support staff in providing family friendly psychiatric services to our clients.  C&A provides a supportive, flexible, and excellent learning/work environment in addition to superior benefitsfor our staff.  Job duties include:


    • Provideevaluation and management services, including psychopharmacology and psychotherapeutic services for children and adolescents with serious mental health concerns including assessment, crisis intervention,assistance with linkage and referral, behavioral intervention, parenting and medication education.
    • Coordinate client care with involved medical, mental health, educational professionals, and social service providers, both within and outside of the agency.
    • Provide prescription refills, medically necessary lab work, and respond to prior authorization requests for prescription medication with support from agency staff.
    • Attend required supervision with C&A’s Medical Director (Collaborating Physician) and trainings as required by C&A.
    • Utilize EHR to document activities provided to or on behalf of clients.
    • Participate in educational activitiesat C&A and any partner organizationsfor PMHNP students receiving training or supervision through the agency.
    • Other duties as assigned.



    • Advance Practice Nursing license in Ohio, with specialty certification as a psychiatric mental health Nurse Practitioner.  Open to new graduate PMHNPs.
    • Must be flexible, energetic, possess a positive attitude and a sense of humor; willingness to work in a close team environment required.
    • Ability to work effectively with other professionals and different disciplines.
    • Must possess skills to conceptualize client/system needs and recommend appropriate services. Training and experience that is “trauma-informed” required.
    • Must be culturally competent and willing to work with clients and families within various and diverse populations.




    Salary Range:  Competitive salary based on hours worked.


    Hours: Flexible hours, Full-time 32 or 40 hour/week position


    Send resumeto:Mary (Frazier) Rhodes, HR Administrative Assistant



    Questions to:  Georgene Voros- Chief Clinical Officer



    An Equal Opportunity Employer

    Stark Co.-EEO-6

    Posting ID: 612381421Posted: 2021-05-05Job Title: Mental Health Nurse Practitioner