|Title:||Advanced Practice Nurse - Psychiatry|
Behavioral Healthcare Opportunity - No Evenings, Weekends, or Holidays
Since 1970, Ozark Guidance has helped tens of thousands of children, adults, and families in Washington, Benton, Madison, and Carroll Counties live better lives by providing high quality, affordable mental healthcare services. Northwest Arkansas is one of the fastest growing and most dynamic regions in the United States. With the beautiful Beaver Lake and the majestic Ozark Mountains that define the Natural state, our Northwest Arkansas region, inspired by its surroundings, is the up-and-coming leader in business, education, sports, tourism and arts and culture. Home to Wal-Mart, Tyson Foods, J.B. Hunt, and the University of Arkansas, Northwest Arkansas fosters the entrepreneurial spirit and drives the growth of the region. Our Northwest Arkansas region has also inspired the visions of E. Fay Jones and world leaders such as J. William Fulbright and William Jefferson Clinton who have also called the region home. Today, the area's unique and historic downtowns are thriving and recognized as top destinations for the arts. With Eureka Springs' incredible living arts culture, Fayetteville's Walton Arts Center, Springdale's Arts Center of the Ozarks, and Bentonville's awe-inspiring Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Northwest Arkansas provides endless enjoyable cultural experiences. Ozark Guidance is a strong community mental health provider focused on our mission of Saving and Changing Lives by Providing Compassionate Quality Mental Health Services. That mission happens every day in the stories of all the lives touched by the caring staff members of Ozark Guidance.
We are seeking a Master's level Advanced Practice Nurse. An Arkansas license and prescriptive privileges are required. A minimum of two years of experience working primarily in an outpatient mental health setting and working with Adults and Children is preferred. The candidate must have completed training and licensure requirements in the state of Arkansas to practice under the specialties of an Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist, Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Child Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist or a Family Psychiatric Mental Health Advanced Nurse Practitioner.
We are a community mental health organization and the Advanced Practice Nurse will be working as part of the Medical Services team and in consultation with our psychiatrists. The position will be providing direct outpatient treatment including medication management, medication evaluation and treatment recommendations. Travel between main office and outreach offices requires reliable transportation. This position is Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - no evenings, weekends, or holidays.
Ozark Guidance is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Ozark Guidance via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Ozark Guidance. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Ozark Guidance as a result of the referral or through other means.