Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Healthcare - Nursing

The Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner role will be in working with a diverse population of youth from the foster care and juvenile justice systems at the Dobbs Ferry residential campus. Duties will include prescribing psychotropic drugs in accordance with the policies / procedures of Psychiatry Department. Assists the clinical team in developing a treatment plan for the child and his family including psychiatry, psychology, and social issues. Benefits include bi-monthly Psychiatry department meetings, malpractice insurance reimbursement, CME time and collegial environment. Teaching and Supervisory opportunities possible. Additional vacation time provided for telephone on call responsibilities.

Reporting Relationships:

  • Supervised by Lead Psychiatrist & Director of Residential Support Services

Position Qualifications:

  • Requires licensure as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in New York State
  • Board certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry or certification in Psychiatry with experience with children and adolescents.

  • DEA certification required.

Associated topics: advanced, anesthetist, associate, cardiology, clinic, crna, family, locum, np, splst

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