Position Title: Advanced Practice Professional
Job Code/Grade: S0002 / CE16 Specialty
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UNM Medical Group, Inc. (UNMMG) is the practice plan organization for physicians and other medical providers associated with the UNM Health Sciences Center. UNM Medical Group, Inc. is a New Mexico non-profit corporation and is an equal opportunity employer. UNMMG offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance as well as tuition assistance, paid leave and 403b retirement for benefits eligible employees.
Truman Health Services is a NCQA Patient Centered Medical Home which provides the highest level of care and latest treatment options for New Mexicans living with HIV, requiring gender services or seeking PrEP. We offer a variety of treatment services utilizing a holistic approach towards supporting our patients' medical, social and mental health needs. Truman Health Services is seeking an experienced Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to join our Team.
UNM Truman Health Services (THS)'s Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner would work at THS outpatient clinic during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, evaluating and managing behavioral health care plans for referred patients with psychiatric illnesses, substance use disorder, and/or chronic pain disorder. This provider would work collaboratively with other members of the interprofessional healthcare team, including specialty primary care providers, nurses, therapists, and medical case managers. THS clinic is a patient centered medical home providing specialty primary care services for people living with HIV, people at risk for HIV, and transgendered persons.
The following statements are intended to describe, in broad terms, the general functions and responsibility levels characteristic of positions assigned to this classification. They should not be viewed as an exhaustive list of the specific duties and prerequisites applicable to individual positions that have been so classified.
Functions in either a specialized or a primary care setting in the role of practitioner, educator, mentor, consultant in providing independent acute and/or routine medical care to a specified population. Establishes goals and priorities in accordance with patient and staff needs and organizational objectives. Provides consultation and advice to others as a highly-specialized practitioner. May supervise support staff in an out-of-hours or remote clinical setting.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Education: Advanced Practice Nursing or Physician Assistant Accredited Program Graduate. Verification of education and licensure (if applicable) will be required if selected for hire.
No minimum experience required in Family Practice.
One year directly related experience required in Specialty areas. Preferred: Three years directly related experience in related specialty area.
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Licensed by the New Mexico Board of Nursing or Physician Assistant Licensed by the New Mexico Board of Medical Examiner and Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
Prescriptive Authority from the State of New Mexico.
Federal DEA Certification.
BLS Certification for Healthcare Providers (with hands on training), must be obtained within 30 calendar days of date of hire
ACLS or PALS (if applicable) within 30 days of hire
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT