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Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatry

We Are Hiring

Ascension NE Wisconsin Mercy Hospital -Ascension Psychiatry is looking for a 1.0 FTE Psychaitric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to join our elite team! 

Why Join Ascension?

About Ascension NE Wisconsin – Mercy Hospital

  • 150-beds with employed primary, specialty and subspecialty care clinicians

  • Committed to delivering high-quality, cost effective care to all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable, regardless of their ability to pay

  • Strong 24/7 Hospitalist, Emergency Care and ICU services   

  • Certified stroke and chest pain center - Level III trauma center

About Fox Cities

  • Wisconsin's Fox Cities are anchored by Neenah, Menasha, and Appleton - a unique mixture of urban style and small-town charm

  • Ideally located in Northeastern Wisconsin, just 100 miles to Milwaukee, 30 miles to Green Bay, 200 miles to Chicago, and 100 miles to Madison

  • Fox Cities Performing Arts Center offers Broadway shows and a plethora of entertainment varieties

  • Convenient access to over 15,000 lakes and countless opportunities for leisure including sailing, skiing, golfing, fishing, biking, hiking, camping

  • Patient draw area of 230,000

  • Fast growing, safe, family-oriented community with a relatively low cost of living

About Ascension Medical Group

When you join Ascension Medical Group (AMG), you are entering a community where physician and advanced practice provider engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care.

With 1,900 sites of care and 7,000 providers strong, AMG is one of the largest healthcare provider networks in the United States. Physicians and advanced practice providers benefit from a collaborative approach to care, significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.

 

What You Will Do

As a Nurse Practitioner with Mercy Medical Center, you will join a growing multidisciplinary practice made up of Psychiatrists, Psychologists and other Certified Behavioral Health Nurse Practitioners treating a variety of ages. This practice has an established Adult Inpatient Unit, the only Geriatric Psychiatry Unit in Fox Valley and a Monday-Friday 8-5 schedule with no call.

Responsibilities:

  • Obtain patient history and perform assessment via observation, interview and examination. Order, perform and interpret diagnostic studies. Perform preventative mental health assessments, screening and patient care.
  • Provide direct treatment and management of mental health conditions via prescriptive authority or referral to other healthcare providers or community resources.
  • Counsel and educate patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventative health, treatment options and community resources.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • One or more of the following:
      • Nurse Practitioner credentialed from the Minnesota or Wisconsin Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Licensure is dependent on state associate works in.
      • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Minnesota or Wisconsin Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Licensure from the Wisconsin Board of Nursing OR current home state license if considered multi-state/Compact State.  Licensure is dependent on state associate works in.
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Drug Enforcement Admin credentialed from the Drug Enforcement Administration. 

Education:

  • Master's Level Degree  
    • Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Board Certification Required

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ministry Health Care, and its subsidiaries, as part of Ascension Health, is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.
 
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
 
M/F/Disabled/Vet
 
 
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
 
Job ID: 310097
Category: Nursing
Ministry: Ascension Wisconsin, WI
Location: Oshkosh, WI

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