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Psychiatric APRN, Full-Time

Saint Francis Health System

Saint Francis Health System

Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

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Full Time

Job Summary: Works in collaboration with physicians to provide clinical services within the scope and practice guidelines of the State Nurse Practice Act.

Minimum Education: Has completed the basic professional curricula of a school of nursing as approved and verified by a state board of nursing, and holds or is entitled to hold a diploma or degree therefrom. Masters or higher level educational program in an advanced practice nursing area from an accredited collegiate program required.

Licensure, Registration and/or Certification: Valid multi-state or State of Oklahoma Registered Nurse License. Valid State of Oklahoma APRN License with current Specialty Certification. Valid State of Oklahoma BON Prescriptive Authority Recognition within twelve (12) months of employment.

Work Experience: 0 - 2 years related experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Effective interpersonal, written and oral communications. Demonstrated patient care skills. Effective organization of multi-task role. Understanding of healthcare delivery processes in the medical/psychiatric field.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities: Performs clinical services including assessment, intervention and evaluation of care within the scope of practice established by State Law. Performs complete physical examinations, including ordering, interpreting and evaluating diagnostic tests and examinations. Consults and collaborates with physicians, other health care providers, and agencies to provide coordinated services to patients and their families. Documents services according to established policies and procedures, including preparation of the medical record and billing documents. Recommends and performs procedures and treatments as necessary and according to established protocols. Initiates drug therapy, taking responsibility for such therapy when performed prior to consultation with a physician. Promotes patient wellness by providing patient education. Utilizes advanced clinical knowledge or experience to resolve patient questions and meet patient needs. Maintains exemplary patient satisfaction and participates as an engaged team member. Seeks to perform other duties as required. Participates in quality initiatives and safety functions. Assists in identifying and ordering needed supplies. Remains informed and compliant with current Health System and regulatory policies and procedures.

Decision Making: Independent judgment in making decisions from many diversified alternatives that are subject to general review in final stages only.

Working Relationship: Works directly with patients and/or customers. Works with internal customers via telephone or face to face interaction. Works with external customers via telephone or face to face interaction. Works with other healthcare professionals and staff. Works frequently with individuals at Director level or above.

Special Job Dimensions: Privileges are supervised by a Physician.

Supplemental Information: This document generally describes the essential functions of the job and the physical demands required to perform the job. This compilation of essential functions and physical demands is not all inclusive nor does it prohibit the assignment of additional duties.

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