Advance Practice Registered Nurse - (APRN)Job Title: Advance Practice Registered Nurse - (APRN)
Department: Cumming Center
This is a full-time position and is eligible for company benefits.
Candidate will work with adults and children who have serious and persistent mental illnesses and are seeking opportunities to improve their lives. Job duties will include but are not limited to the following:
*Work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary team that includes psychiatric and nursing staff
*Develop comprehensive plans of care
*Examine patients to obtain treatment assessment
*Makes tentative diagnoses and decisions about management and treatment of consumers
*Prescribes therapy or medication (with physician consultation available)
*Participate with a Clinical Care Team
*Work closely with team members: administrative team, doctor, nurse, social service technicians, and other counselors, etc
A current Georgia license to practice as a APRN
* Specialty in Psychiatric Nursing (i.e. PMH or Clinical Specialist in Adult Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing)
*Ability to look past a diagnosis and find consumer strengths.
*Understanding of the local and community resources
*Bilingual a plus.
NOTE: All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview.
Applicants must not have six (6) or more points against their driver's license or a suspended or revoked driver's license within the last five (5) years.
Avita Community Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its service practices or employment practices with regard to race color, religion, disability, gender, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.
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