Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (part-time) - 502379
Company: University of Richmond
Posted on: November 26, 2022
PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES: Provides psychiatric evaluations and medical
assessments, prescribes medications and monitors their effects in a
therapeutic setting. Orders lab testing when indicated. Consults
and collaborates with CAPS staff as well as the Student Health
Center (when appropriate) to provide collaborative care for
students. Provides occasional consultation and training on
psychiatric issues to the staff of CAPS and the Student Health
Center. Becomes familiar with and utilizes referral sources within
the University and external community. If does not have
authorization for autonomous practice, maintains a collaborative
relationship with a collaborating psychiatrist and adheres to the
licensing board's requirements regarding said collaboration. -
CASE MANAGEMENT: Keeps accurate and timely records of appointments
(e.g., intake notes, progress notes, email, telephone
communication) using the online Titanium record-keeping software;
maintains confidentiality of records; consults with other
professionals as needed to coordinate treatment; participates in
CAPS case conference meetings; consults with parents and on- and
off-campus professionals with appropriate authorization; informs
the Director as soon as possible of students who may be at serious
CRISIS INTERVENTION: Provides crisis walk-in and other psychiatric
emergency intervention as needed. Helps facilitate the processing
of both voluntary and involuntary hospitalizations.
OTHER DUTIES: Adheres to CAPS policies and procedures. Cooperates
with accountability, data collection, and quality improvement
processes. Attends regular staff meetings. Attends CAPS, Health and
Well-being, and Student Development meetings and events, when
possible. Occasionally leads or co-leads training or outreach
workshops or seminars. Performs other duties as requested by the
- Professional knowledge of adult and college student mental
- Ability to form effective working relationships with
individuals across lines of gender, race, ethnicity, religion,
disability, and sexual orientation.
- Up-to-date on new developments in psychotropic medication, side
effects, and medication safety.
- If does not have authorization for autonomous practice, is able
to maintain a collaborative relationship with a collaborating
- Familiarity with or ability to quickly learn to use Electronic
Health Records systems that CAPS and the Student Health Center
- Demonstrate a commitment to multicultural competency and
working with individuals from underrepresented and/or underserved
- Excellent interpersonal skills, and ability to work
collaboratively, flexibly, and collegially with the CAPS staff
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
- Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) required
- Current Licensed Nurse Practitioner in the Commonwealth of
Virginia (unrestricted) required
- Certified as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner by
the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
- Current Unrestricted Drug Enforcement Administration license
- Minimum of two years of experience providing mental health
evaluations and medication services to college age young adults
required. (five or more years preferred).
- Part-time, non-exempt position
- Wednesdays 11:30am-4:30pm and Fridays 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
- August - May (36 weeks); less than 1,000 hours per year
Pay Grade 11 (Salary Commensurate with Experience)
The University of Richmond requires COVID-19 vaccinations for all
students, faculty, and staff. The University allows exemptions to
this requirement for religious, medical and strong personal
conviction reasons. All newly hired employees must report their
status within the first two weeks of employment.
Our mission is to create positive change in the UR community and
beyond. Located minutes from downtown Richmond, Virginia, the
University of Richmond (www.richmond.edu) blends the intimacy of a
small college with exceptional academic, research, and cultural
opportunities usually found only at large institutions. There's
only one place like Richmond.
UR is committed to developing a diverse faculty, staff and student
body, and to modeling an inclusive campus community which values
the expression of differences in ways that promote excellence in
teaching, learning, personal development and institutional success.
In keeping with this commitment, our academic community welcomes
candidates from diverse backgrounds and candidates who support
diversity. EOE -
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