Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Forefront TeleCare (www.forefronttelecare.com) is seeking a psychiatric nurse practitioner to join our excellent and compassionate group of Washington clinicians. Forefront is a leading, multidisciplinary integrated behavioral health practice group. Our psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, therapists and chemical dependency specialists deliver evidence-based care to patients in their usual primary care clinics and/or in their homes. They practice from their own homes or practice settings by means of a suite of telehealth technologies We emphasize integration of behavioral health and primary care services.
The available position involves a combination of patient intake and triage, prescription and management of appropriate psychiatric medications, and and provision of therapy and behavioral interventions. The ideal applicant will have three or more years of post-training clinical experience, possess outstanding diagnostic and treatment skills, and have experience working in a family practice or general medical setting.
At Forefront we don't do "med management." We recruit nurse practitioners and psychiatrists who, in addition to having a high level of acumen regarding diagnosis and pharmacology, also have demonstrable training, experience and commitment top evidence based psychotherapies. And then we encourage them to employ both types of patient care, and insure that they have sufficient time to do so, well.
If you are interested, please send a letter conveying the reasons for that interest and a copy of your resume. Thank you.
2 openings. Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 12345
About Forefront TeleCare
Committed to QualityForefront is a recognized national leader in Behavioral Telehealth. We have a nationwide presence and stellar reputation in our industry. Ours is a unique history that has made us what we are today. Forefront TeleCare initially developed a service that enabled family members worldwide to visit virtually with residents in senior living facilities across the United States. We have a long history of caring for vulnerable patient populations, like the frail elderly and people in rural or underserved areas.As a pioneer in Behavioral Telehealth, we had to create many of the technical, logistical, clinical, reimbursement and business protocols we utilize in our operations today. This spirit of creativity and our ability to innovate have been tremendously important in our capability of designing and customizing solutions for various kinds of facilities and practices, each presenting unique conditions and challenges.Today we provide behavioral telehealth in 17 states, and to patients in primary care clinics, hospitals, nursing homes, SNF’s, correctional facilities, and at home. Our one-of-a-kind BH Integration service line delivers all eight core elements of the Integrat...ed Care Model, all remotely by means of telehealth technology. The core and essence of Forefront resides in our skilled and compassionate clinicians, who deliver care directly to patients by means of real-time videoconferencing, and a suite of associated technologies. We hope you will consider becoming a part of the Forefront clinical team.
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