Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Behavioral Health, Helen DeVos Children's Hospital
November 28, 2017
Grand Rapids , Michigan
Full Time - Experienced
An Advanced Practice Provider position with Helen DeVos Children's Hospital, expanding pediatric psychiatry and behavioral medicine section with focus on inpatient/outpatient consult liaison model. Outpatient emphasis is for children/adolescents with comorbid physical and psychiatric needs.
Full time position
Health Benefits through Priority Health
Strong leadership presence and opportunity to assist in program planning and development.
Be apart of a growing pediatric psychiatry/behavioral health program.
Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan. Master's Degree in Nursing/health related field. Certified and licensed as a Nurse Practitioner by the State of Michigan. Advanced Cardiac Life Support as appropriate for patient population. At least three years current, relevant clinical experience. Previous experience as a Nurse Practitioner preferred. Previous experience functioning in a collaborative role. Knowledge of computers required.
Knowledgeable of the laws of the State of Michigan in regards to clinical activities and the Code of Ethics of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. Licensed as a Physicians Assistant in Michigan. Maintenance of CPR certification. Advanced Cardiac Life Support as appropriate for patient population. Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant educational program. Current NCCPA certification
Previous Consult-Liaison experience
Both Inpatient & Outpatient Pediatric Psychiatry Experience
Spectrum Health is a not-for-profit, award winning, integrated health system based in West Michigan. Our organization includes a medical center, regional community hospitals, a dedicated children's hospital, a multispecialty medical group and a nationally recognized health plan, Priority Health. Spectrum Health Medical Group is a multispecialty physician group dedicated to putting patients' needs ...first. The medical group is a gateway to Spectrum Health's many qualified and highly skilled specialists, and comprehensive services. We invite you to get to know us and our services better (www.shmg.org), and see for yourself what makes us unique.
Spectrum Health offer a full continuum of care which is comprised of 12 hospitals, including Helen DeVos Children's Hospital; 180 ambulatory and service sites; 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers and Priority Health, a health plan with more than 750,000 members. Spectrum Health is West Michigan's largest employer, with 25,000 employees.
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•35 Minutes from beautiful sandy beaches of Lake Michigan
•2.5 Hours from Chicago
•2 Hours from Metro Detroit
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