Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H), one of the nation's leading innovators in clinical care and national healthcare policy is partnering with the State of New Hampshire Health and Human Services and seeking a full-time Advanced Practitioner Nurse to join their practice for Section of Psychiatry. Faculty appointment at Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College commensurate with experience.
The successful candidate will provide the following services to patients and their families of the psychiatric service:
Community outreach including health promotion and command consultation
Acting as consult/liaison with other physicians in other fields regarding psychiatric disorders interacting with physical disorders
Determining and ordering appropriate screening and diagnostic tests and studies
Developing and implementing treatment plans based on relevant findings
Evaluating, diagnosing and treating patients with psychiatric emergencies
Evaluating, diagnosing and treating patients with addiction problems related to alcoholism, drug dependencies and psychoactive drug use
Initiating referrals to other providers as necessary
Interpreting and evaluating test and study results
Psychosocial history taking
Mental status exams for neurological disorders, including Dementia, Headaches, Infectious diseases, Intractable pain, Movement disorders, Parkinson’s disease, Seizure disorders and Traumatic brain injury
Must be a RN and APRN currently (or eligible) licensed in NH and successful completion of an approved NP program.
The Dartmouth-Hitchcock health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by the academic Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Norris Cotton Cancer Center, the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock; 4 affiliated hospitals and 30 Dartmouth-Hitchcock ambulatory clinics across the region. With destinations like Boston, New York, the seacoast and ski country within driving distance, the opportunities - both career and personal - truly make New Hampshire the ideal place to work and play.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.