Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Neighborhood Health Center -

At LifeWorks NW we support people who are working towards a better life. Through our recognized, culturally responsive prevention, mental health and addiction services, our expert team delivers the highest quality individual and group treatment - benefiting children, teens and families, adults, older adults and the community as a whole.
LifeWorks NW works in collaboration with the Neighborhood Health Center. This particular position will be located at the Neighborhood Health Center's Beaverton clinic.
PURPOSE: T he Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) provides psychiatric evaluation and consultation to patients of Neighborhood Health Center. The PMHNP will not carry a caseload, instead they will see patients one to two times for an evaluation and provide diagnostic and prescribing recommendations to the primary care physicians at Neighborhood Health Center. Clients may have chemical dependency, emotional, or behavioral disturbances and/or other psychiatric diagnoses.
Must be licensed to practice in Oregon.
PMHNP with prescriptive privileges required.
ANCC required.
Good computer skills including a functional knowledge of Microsoft Outlook and Word. Ability to master proprietary software including electronic health record system.
Demonstrates effective communication skills and maintains a cooperative working relationship with others in a culturally diverse environment.
LifeWorks NW believes that diversity strengthens our workforce and empowers our community.
LifeWorks NW is an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status in accordance with law.
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