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Mental Health Association in Ulster County, Inc. Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Contractor) in Kingston, New York

This is an independent contractor position.

Overview:

MHA in Ulster is seeking an experienced Psychiatric NP to join our Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) team of dedicated professionals to provide community-based psychiatric and medical assessment and treatment. PNP conducts psychiatric assessments, provides medication management and monitoring, as well as monthly injectable medication to consumers.

Responsibilities and Duties Include:

  • Consultation, diagnosis, and treatment as needed

  • Medication management, as needed

  • Coordination of care with the multi-disciplinary clinical ACT team

  • Attend daily Case Conference meeting

  • Provides direct care to patients in the community, outside of the facility setting, including home visits and IM meds.

  • Maintain notes in the EMR, case files, and medical chart, as required

  • Other duties as assigned which are in relation to the duties of the position

Qualifications and Skills

  • Valid New York state license for practice as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

  • Extensive experience working with people with serious mental illness, and co-occurring substance use disorders, and primary health care problems

  • Experience working with the justice-involved and homeless population with mental illness and knowledgeable about risk assessment and risk management

  • Excellent written and communication skills

Mental Health Association in Ulster County, Inc. is proud to offer the following benefits to our full-time employees:

  • Paid Vacation / Sick / and Flex Days

  • Medical / Dental / Vision / Life Insurance

  • Retirement 403(b) Plan

  • Profit Sharing

  • Supplemental Benefits such as Telemedicine

  • And More!

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