Functions as a professional member of the Will County Community Health Center clinical team. Provides acute and chronic out-patient behavioral healthcare services, in collaboration with psychiatrist and along with primary care and OB/GYNE healthcare teams in an integrated behavioral health – primary care practice setting. Assists in the oversight of doctoral psychology students in a certified Primary Care Medical Home environment. Supports quality initiatives and the mission of the WCCHC to improve access to underserved populations. Ability to work flexible hours including occasional weekends.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduate from an accredited Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program. Master's Degree in nursing. National certification as a Nurse Practitioner. Current Illinois APN, Controlled Substance, and Registered Nursing license, DEA license in good standing, two (2) years’ experience as a nurse in a clinical setting, experience in the provision of mental health care to children and adults, maintain current license and certification for CPR, must be willing to become certified within 90 days to prescribe suboxone to address use of disorder in the clinical setting. DESIRED: Spanish language proficiency desirable but not required. Prior experience with care provision in Community Health Care to uninsured and underserved populations desirable but not required. Experience in the provision of substance abuse treatment.
Commensurate with Experience
Will County Health Department 501 Ella Avenue Joliet, Il 60433 (815) 727-8822 FAX (815) 727-8526 www.willcountyhealth.org
NOT LATER THAN: Until Filled DATE POSTED: 01/24/2019
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