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PT Family Nurse Practitioner

Company: Advanced Recovery Systems
Location: Palmer Lake
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Overview:We are seeking an experienced PT Family Nurse Practitioner to join our team in Palmer Lake, CO!Advanced Recovery Systems is an integrated behavioral healthcare management company dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. We put behavioral health front and center, providing assistance to people with substance abuse issues, addictions and mental health concerns.With facilities in various regions of the U.S., we have been furthering this mission since our inception, applying our advanced approach to patient care.Every facility in the Advanced Recovery Systems network strives to provide the highest quality of care, using evidence-based therapeutic models that really work. Our goal is to help men, women and adolescents live healthy, happy lives without the burden of substance abuse or mental illness.#ZRResponsibilities:The Nurse Practitioner provides medical services/ patient care to patients admitted to ARS facilities and throughout treatment within the continuum of care. The Nurse Practitioner supports and follows the policies, rules and regulations of the facility as well as the standards of State and Federal regulations.Works effectively with the facility leadership team to ensure success of the facility by completing the following:Core Job Duties:Provides excellent medical care with the ARS philosophy outlined by the Chief Medical Officer and Medical Director. This includes knowledge of medications, assessment for medication complications, detoxification protocols and prescribing medications in general.Demonstrates proficiency using the electronic health record with all required documentation. ensuring compliance with all company policies and procedures, state regulation, Joint Commission standards and Medical Needs Criteria. These records will be completed and authenticated in a timely manner per policy. This includes but is not limited to the following electronic record documents:Psychiatric Evaluation and/orAdmission History and Physical EvaluationMedical Progress NotesDischarge SummaryPeer to Peer FormOrdersUnderstands ASAM criteria and Medical Needs Criteria provided and will document decision making accordingly.Understands the On-Call responsibilities: will provide contact and back-up numbers, being responsive and available when assigned on-call dutiesImplements plans for Performance Improvement as needed.With the Medical Director, develop cost-effective methods to provide medically necessary therapeutic services.Assists in formulating and supporting the highest standards of patient care.With the Medical Director, supervise all Level of Care changes and provides peer reviews when required.Provides supervision/ support to Nurse Practitioners as required.Understands and abides by all safety/risk, infection control, and other guidelines, as required.If Non-Exempt-turns in time sheets/ expenses to the Medical Director/Designee at the designated time frames.Performs other tasks and duties as assigned.BENEFITS:Pay: Competitive ratesMalpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage providedRetirement: 401KQualifications:COVID-19 Vaccination RequirementAdvanced Recovery Systems requires all employees who work in any facility or office to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including any booster shots if required), where allowable under the law, unless they are approved for a reasonable accommodation based on disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.Graduated from an accredited Bachelor's program or higher.Minimum one (1) year in the medical and/or behavioral healthcare fieldLicensure as a Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) in the State of PracticePosition Compentencies:Ability to identify short-term and long-range patient care issues that must be addressed; provide information and commentary pertinent to deliberations; recommend options and courses of action; implement physician directives.Proficiency to assess patient health by interviewing patients; perform physical examinations; obtaining, update, and studying medical histories.Ability to determines abnormal conditions by administering or ordering diagnostic tests, interpreting test results.Ability to documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.Demonstrate the ability to performs therapeutic procedures by administering injections and immunizations; suturing; managing wounds and infections.Demonstrate patient confidentiality.Demonstrate the ability to contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.Effective time management.Advanced Recovery Systems, a national integrated behavior healthcare management company dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. We invite you to learn more about us at our website!The Company complies with state and federal nondiscrimination laws and policies that prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, or sex. It is unlawful to retaliate against individuals or groups based on the basis of their participation in a complaint of discrimination or on the basis of their opposition to discriminatory practices/EEOWe are proud to be a drug-free workplace.#BAS06

Keywords: Advanced Recovery Systems, Denver , PT Family Nurse Practitioner, Other , Palmer Lake, Colorado

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