Mount Helena

Psychiatric Advanced Practice Registered Nurse or PA

Job Description

Tired of being on call?

Looking for better work/life balance?  

Looking for a place to work and live with endless recreational opportunities?

Wanting a better place to live and raise a family?  

Want to work at a place that provides clinical supervision to help you grow as a practitioner?

We want to talk to you!

Intermountain is recruiting for a Family Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to work in our Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic. The PMH-NP (APRN)/Physician (PA) Assistant provides:

  • Outpatient psychiatric assessment and psychotropic medication management for children, adolescents, and young adults ages 5-21. 
  • Responsible for managing the prescription of psychotropic medication and explaining to the child and parents/guardians target symptoms, expected results, risks, benefits, and possible side effects of medication.  
  • Other duties to include timely documentation and billing, and assisting in staff development through training as directed. 

Minimum requirements include Master’s degree from accredited school of Advanced Practice Registered Nursing or Physician Assistant, current Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant license from State of Montana and prescriptive authority. Ideal candidate comes with more than one year experience working with and prescribing psychotropics for children. Must also possess knowledge of psychiatric illness and psychotropic medication use in children; have adequate therapeutic skills to engender trust from clinic patients and their families; ability to deal with adults and staff of varying levels of training with respect and professionalism; and be current in treatment, research and theoretical aspects of the field of children’s mental health and psychopharmacology. 

Intermountain is a visionary non-profit agency that has been impacting the lives of children and families in Montana for over 100 years. With holistic, integrated services and a relationship based approach, we help families create and sustain nurturing, healthy environments where children can thrive and grow. Our organization offers many growth opportunities to clinicians and professionals who want to continue to grow in their areas of expertise. Best of all, our APRN’s do not have to handle any on call!

Lively, intimate and beautiful all describe Montana’s capital city, recently voted “The Best Small Art Town in America.” Helena is also known for its excellent school system, its family-friendly community and its limitless outdoor recreation opportunities year-round. We enjoy four seasons and an abundance of outdoor opportunities, including hiking, biking, fishing, camping, and winter recreation such as skiing or ice fishing. Best of all…we don’t have traffic (unless you count a herd of elk or cows a traffic jam)! Working in Montana, you can achieve a true life/work balance with adventure right out your backdoor.

If you would like to make a positive impact in our great community, please apply.

Full-Time Position. Intermountain qualifies as a federal loan repayment site and offers excellent benefits, including health insurance, pension, generous personal leave, and holidays. Salary DOE; Starting wage: $100,000; Includes sign on bonus $3000 and moving expenses negotiable.  

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