• Partners HealthCare System
  • $89,330.00 -131,710.00/year*
  • Petersham , MA
  • Healthcare - Nursing
  • Full-Time
  • 16 South St

McLean Hospital is a comprehensive psychiatric hospital committed to providing easy access to superior quality, cost-effective mental health services in the Boston area, Massachusetts and beyond. Since 1811, McLean Hospital has been a world leader in the treatment of mental illness and chemical dependency, research into the cause of mental illness and the training of generations of mental health care providers. McLean's multidisciplinary programs treat a broad range of psychiatric illnesses across the full continuum of care.SUMMARY:The Advanced Practice Nurse/Case Administrator II is a professional nurse who has acquired specialized knowledge and skills through completion of a graduate program of study. The APRN has the credentials to function in an expanded nursing role and is responsible for the daily management of selected patients. The APRN has the responsibility for assessment and management of patients including diagnostic and therapeutic interventions, implementation and evaluation of an appropriate plan of care. The APRN works with her/his collaborating physician in accordance with mutually developed practice guidelines.All McLean team members are expected to consistently demonstrate our values of integrity, compassion, respect, diversity, teamwork, excellence and innovation in their work activities and interactions.Education:Graduate degree from an accredited school of nursing.Licensure:Current licensure in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a Registered Nurse in the Advanced Practice role in Psychiatric Nursing. DEA and DPH licensure for prescriptive practice.Skills:Demonstrated skills in psychotherapy interventions which include all generally accepted and evidence based methods of brief or long-term therapy. These interventions use a range of therapy models including, but not limited to, psychodynamic, CBT, DBT and supportive interpersonal therapies to promote insight, produce behavioral change, maintain function and promote recovery.Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills.Ability to work collaboratively with others.Experience:Professional and clinical experience working in psychiatric care setting preferred.Certification:ANCC certified as an Advanced Practice Nurse. Certification as either a Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing or as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner.Working Conditions:Office environment used for patient interviewing. Works in a typical acute psychiatric care setting with patients who are experiencing a wide range of psychiatric conditions.Physical and Mental Efforts:Clinical judgment necessary to assess patient's medical and psychiatric status. Requires skills to work with patients and family members.Moderate amount of sitting, walking, and standing. Significant mental effort required to manage multiple and complex assessments and treatment plans for patients and families.All McLean team members are expected to consistently demonstrate our values of integrity, compassion, respect, diversity, teamwork, excellence and innovation in their work activities and interactions.
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