KBRwyle Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Fort Carson, CO) in COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado

Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Fort Carson, CO)

Description

The Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner shall provide a full range of outcome-based nurse practitioner services in accordance with privileges granted by the MTF (e.g., supervise and provide general screening and medical care and examinations of patients for routine, acute and chronic conditions involving any and all organ systems; provide immunizations; diagnose, treat, and counsel patients as indicated).Position is contingent upon award of contractEssential Duties/Responsibilities: Technically direct and teach other staff, provide evidenced-based educational lectures and participate in in-service training to staff members. Diagnose and treat patients with common acute conditions, chronic illnesses, or minor trauma within accepted protocols, clinical practice guidelines, Nurse Practice Acts, and/or in consultation with a physician. Promote preventive care and health maintenance including annual physicals, positive health behaviors and self-care through both formal and individual education and counseling. Communicate and collaborate with a diverse group of people for the purpose of informing the healthcare team of plans/actions, for teaching/education to benefit the patient/family and organization. Recognize conditions that require isolation and ensure universal precautions are used in all patient encounters. Attend staff meetings to provide case discussion, continuing education, and continuous quality improvement and safety.Required Education/Experience: Master's degree in Nursing from an academic program, within the nursing specialty field of study that is accredited by a regional or national nursing accrediting agency recognized by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Certified in the specialty by the Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) or the recognized national nursing certification organization for the specialty area of practice as appropriate. Minimum experience required to meet clinical competency. The contractor shall maintain credentialing requirements in good standing at a local MTF. Licensure: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse.Required Skills/Training: Fluent verbal and written communication skills in the English language.Desired Education/Experience/Skills or Training: Prior military and/or SOF experience is desired. Standard Company Requirements: Position requires U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status. Applicant must include desired salary in application submission. Must comply with Safety, Health and Environmental plan, policies and procedures. Must comply with the Quality Assurance plan, policies and procedures. Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance. Responsible for completing all required training. Perform other assignments and duties, as required. This position does not offer relocation assistance or a referral bonusThis position is not eligible for the internal recruiting incentive programKBRwyle is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status or other legally protected status.

Qualifications

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Science

Primary Location: US-US-CO-COLORADO SPRINGS

Req ID: 1060545