VISTA Staffing Solutions, Inc.

VISTA Physician Search and Consulting is assisting our client in southern Vermont in recruiting a Vermont licensed, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with adult psychiatric certification to join its staff. The Nurse Practitioner will provide individual and family counseling sessions. Joining Nurse Practitioner will find peace working in a rural area while having the convenience of short travels into Massachussetts and New York.

Opportunity Benefits:

* Salary negotiable and may be between $85,000-$95,000
* Treating 12-14 patients per day. Medicare and Medicaid mostly
* Writing prescriptions for medications, monitoring the use of medications, and documenting all results
* Develop treatment plans
* Licensed to practice on your own without being under a Psychiatrist's observation
* Track patient progress and report result to referring providers
* Writes prescriptions for psychotropic medications
* Successful completion of NP/PA program from accredited university
* Adult psychiatric certification
* Valid Vermont NP/PA nursing licenses in good standing required or in progress
* Previous mental health experience required, to include experience with co-occurring disorders
* Current Vermont DEA preferred
* Ability to design, develop, and modify programming.
* BLS, ACLS required or ability to attain within 12 months of hire

Facility Benefits:

* 19-bed inpatient facility for acute and rehabilitative care
* Equipped with a 24-hour emergency department for critical care treatment, a hospice suite, rehabilitation department, and state-of-the-art laboratory and radiology departments
* Federally certified Rural Health Clinic
* Providers treat a combined approximately 9,000 individual patients annually

Community Benefits:

* Just north of Brattleboro, VT
* Easy access to New York and Massachusettes
* A rural population of just over 1,200