Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatry - 49157 | Washington University in St. Louis - Military Veterans

at Herc - Missouri

St. Louis, Missouri

EOE Statement: Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. Job Type/Schedule: This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.   Department Name/Job Location: This position is in the Department of Psychiatry.  The position is located at the West Pavilion. Essential Functions: POSITION SUMMARY: Position performs total medical care and provides consultation and education to patients/families under the direction of a physician. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Monitors medical condition of patients, documenting charts and reporting changes as necessary. Maintains a safe, comfortable and therapeutic environment for patients/families in accordance with established clinic/hospital standards. Writes initial histories, assesses patients’ conditions and develops individual care plans for patients assigned. Maintains established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality assurance program, safety, environmental and infection control standards. Monitors/ensures accuracy of patient medical records, maintains all required reports, records, statistics, etc. Enhances professional growth and development through educational programs, current literature, inservice meetings, and workshops. Required Qualifications: Current MSN with emphasis in the Nurse Practitioner program. REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION:  Missouri and/or Illinois APN licensure as applicable by state of work location, or ability to successfully obtain licensure within 3 months of date of hire; Certain/additional certifications may be necessary based on area of specialty.  Basic Life Support certification (Online BLS certifications, those without a skills assessment component, are not sufficient to meet the BLS requirements).   Preferred Qualifications: Mental Health Nurse Practitioner License. Holds current certification in patient care field and required specialty.  Applicant Special Instructions: JOB LOCATION/WORKING CONDITIONS :  Normal clinic environment or virtual environment, with exposure to patient elements, prolonged extensive or considerable standing/walking, lifting and moving patients, supplies and equipment with variable work schedule. Salary Range: The hiring range for this position is $78,915 - $142,084 annually. Pre-Employment Screening: All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening. Benefits: This position is eligible for full-time benefits.  Please click the following link to view a summary of benefits:   https://wustl.box.com/s/8wkhs25yssf0775x9d6nd6vqa7obpth7 . Internal Applicant Instruction: This position is grade S30. Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account.  If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor.  To attach these documents, go to:  My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.