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CHILD ADOLESCENT FAMILY & MARRIAGE Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse in MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Physicians who diagnose, treat, and help prevent disorders of the mind. Looking for a Part Time Psychiatrist or APNP with prescriptive authority to see the patients of our Outpatient Mental Health Clinic. Schedule can vary depending on person but would like at least 8hrs per week. Must be able to treat both adults and children. Duties to include: Collaborate with psychologist and social workers, to discuss treatment plans and progress. Analyze and evaluate patient data or test findings to diagnose nature or extent of mental disorder. Advise or inform guardians, relatives, or significant others of patients' conditions or treatment. Prescribe, direct, or administer psychotherapeutic treatments or medications to treat mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders. Review and evaluate treatment procedures and outcomes. Design individualized care plans, using a variety of treatments. Counsel outpatients or other patients during office visits. Gather and maintain patient information and records, including social or medical history obtained from patients, relatives, or other professionals. Diagnose psychiatric disorders and mental health conditions. Document patients' medical and psychological histories, physical assessment results, diagnoses, treatment plans, prescriptions, or outcomes. Educate patients and family members about mental health and medical conditions, preventive health measures, medications, or treatment plans. Collaborate with interdisciplinary team members, including psychiatrists, psychologists, or nursing staff, to develop, implement, or evaluate treatment plans. Assess patients' mental and physical status based on the presenting symptoms and complaints. Develop and implement treatment plans. Evaluate patients' behavior to formulate diagnoses or assess treatments. Write prescriptions for psychotropic medications as allowed by state regulations and collaborative practice agreements. Monitor patients' medication usage and results. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Mail a R sum : Susan Pepper-Sims, Clinic Manager Child Adolescent Family & Marriage Therapy Associates 161 W. Wisconsin Avenue Ste 5190 Milwaukee WI 53203-2601 E-Mail a R sum : Fax a R sum : 414-272-3760