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Posted: Thursday, January 12, 2017 12:12 AM


NatCore Healthcare Ind. Inc

Canon City, CO

Positions Available

Part Time, Contract

Salary Information


Daniel Vaught

(719) 229-4367 (Phone)

Psych NP - Part Time – Fremont County Detention Center,

Sheriff’s Department NatCore has an immediate opportunity for a PNP


The PNP diagnoses and treats patients with mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders. The PNP organizes data concerning patient’s family, medical history, and onset of symptoms obtained from patient, relatives, and other sources, such as nurse and social worker. They will also examine patient to determine general physical condition, following standard medical procedures. They are responsible for ordering laboratory and other special diagnostic tests and evaluate data obtained. The PNP determines nature and extent of mental disorder, and formulates treatment program. Treats or directs treatment of patient, utilizing variety of psychotherapeutic methods and medications.

Hours: Part Time Days working up to 16 hours per month

Very flexible schedule and duties include but not limited to:

Development and implementation of clinical programs in conjunction with behavioral health and medical staff.
Provision of full range of psychiatric services to assigned patients. Services provided include direct care of patients in the clinical setting including: assessment, screening, diagnosis, and treatment of patients and determining the degree of disabilities in patients.
Analyze and evaluate patient data and test findings to diagnose nature and extent of mental disorder.
Prescribe, direct, and administer psychotherapeutic treatments or medications to treat mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders.
Collaborate with physicians, psychologists, social workers, medical nurses, or other professionals to discuss treatment plans and progress.
Gather and maintain patient information and records, including social and medical history obtained from patients, relatives, and other professionals.
Examine or conduct laboratory or diagnostic tests on patient to provide information on general physical condition and mental disorder.
Participates in treatment team activities to include the development and periodic review of patient treatment plans and will take necessary steps when a patient refuses treatment.
Provides crisis intervention training to staff, as needed.

Job Requirements

Must be licensed as a PNP in the state of Colorado; NP's with behavorial health experience will be considered.
Experience in providing services in inpatient/outpatient environment preferred
Experience in providing services in a correctional environment preferred
Job Type: Part-time/prn

• Location: Pueblo

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