Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Denver Sheriffs Department)
August 6, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Denver Health Medical Center is recruiting for multiple Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners to join our team at the Denver Sheriffs Division. The PMHNP will, under minimal supervision, provide professional psychiatric midlevel care. The successful candidates will provide direct patient care in accordance with the statutory limitations for Midlevel Practitioners, including individual and group psychotherapy, assessment, formulating a care plan, and prescribing medication. Performs administrative procedures within the scope of expertise, protocols and available equipment.
Denver Health provides Level I care for all, regardless of ability to pay and is a model for other safety net institutions across the nation. As Colorado’s primary safety net institution, Denver Health is Colorado's leading provider of underserved care.
Benefits of practicing at Denver Health Include:
•Advanced care providers at Denver Health are members of our Medical Staff Executive Committee (MSEC) and help drive innovation and decision making alongside our physician MSEC members.
•Conveniently located in Denver with access to a thriving cultural scene, diverse neighborhoods, natural beauty and 300+ days of sunshine per year
Interested applicants should submit CV to:
Aaron Ortiz, Physician Recruitment
Denver Health & Hospital Authority
or apply online at https://www.denverhealth.org/for-professionals/careers
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Denver Health
Denver Health is an integrated, efficient, high-quality academic health care system that is considered a model for the nation. The Denver Health system includes the Rocky Mountain Regional Level I Trauma Center, a 525-bed acute care medical center, Denver’s 911 emergency medical response system, 8 family health centers, 15 school-based health centers, the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center, the Denver Public Health Department, an HMO, and The Denver Health Foundation.As Colorado’s primary safety net institution, Denver Health is a mission-driven organization that has provided more than $3.3 billion in care for the uninsured in the last ten years. Denver Health is a leader in performance and quality improvements and remains financially secure, in part, due to its nationally recognized implementation of lean principles in healthcare. Denver Health is a major resource to the community, serving approximately 185,000 individuals and 67,000 children a year.Located just south of downtown Denver, Denver Health is just minutes away from many of the cultural and recreational activities Denver has to offer.We strongly support diversity in the workforce and Denver Health is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).