Children's Hospital Boston Nurse Practitioner (Psychiatric) - Adolescent/Young Adult Clinic in Boston, Massachusetts
Title Nurse Practitioner (Psychiatric) - Adolescent/Young Adult Clinic
Department Patient Services-Nursing
Job Posting Description At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Adolescent/Young Adult Clinic and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for:
Working with adolescents and young adults and their family/significant others from simple to complex psychiatric needs, often including complicated medical issues.
Evaluating patients for the use of psychotropic medications.
Ongoing treatment of patients through prescribing medication and monitoring effectiveness.
Collaborating with the family and the treatment team.
To qualify, you must have:
MSN and licensed Nurse Practitioner.
Certified Mental Health Nurse Practitioner or CNS; CPR, MCSR, DEA.
At least 2 years clinical experience; the ability to work autonomously.
Experience with older adolescents desirable.
The ability to work 3 days/week.
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Status Full Time
Schedule (i.e. Mon. - Fri.) Mon-Fri
Standard Hours per Week 20