• NP/PA: Psychiatry

    Job Location(s) US-ID-Twin Falls
    Category
    Advanced Practice Provider
    Department
    3001-SL BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Requisition ID
    2018-10824
  • Overview

    The Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner) is responsible for providing high-quality mental healthcare through the diagnoses and treatment of patients with conditions ranging from mild, to acute and/or chronic. The APP works under the supervision of a designated psychiatric physician, and in collaboration with a team of other providers and staff. 

     

     

    ABOUT TWIN FALLS

    Twin Falls, located in scenic southern Idaho, receives a variety of temperatures that four distinct seasons have to offer. Located in Southern Idaho, just under two hours from Boise, Twin Falls is best known for Shoshone Falls - "Niagara of the West" - and bountiful outdoor adventures. Adventure seekers here can enjoy whitewater rafting, kayaking, rock-climbing and BASE jumping from Perrine Bridge. Twin Falls has a thriving agriculture-based economy, which powers its reputation as a preferred location for food science, production and processing companies. Local schools receives strong support from the community in both academics and sports, while also enriching the community's arts and culture scene.  With a low crime rate, good schools and endless opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast, you’ll find Twin Falls is unhurried, unspoiled and unassuming.

     

    JOB REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:

    • Graduation from an accredited school with a minimum of a Master’s Degree and certification, as required by the specialty, as well as eligibility to obtain licensure from Idaho to practice as a Physician Assistant or a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.
    • Must obtain and maintain unrestricted prescriptive authority, DEA, and controlled substance licenses.
    • Excellent communication skills to include oral and written comprehension/expression.
    • Ability to manage a fast-paced, busy clinical environment related to changing patient needs, including work with patients with acute, chronic, and complex disease processes.
    • Ability and willingness to exhibit behaviors consistent with standards for performance improvement and organizational values (e.g., efficiency & financial responsibility, safety, partnership & service, teamwork, compassion, integrity, and trust & respect).
    • inpatient psych and call coverage 

    WHY ST. LUKE'S? 

    St. Luke’s is Idaho’s largest employer and most awarded health system, with a medical staff of over 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. Made up of eight hospitals around central and southern Idaho, we are proud to be the only locally owned and operated, physician-led, not-for-profit health system in the state. St. Luke’s has been awarded as one of the Top 15 Health Systems in the country for the fifth consecutive year, designated by Truven Health Analytics. We are committed to providing high quality patient care and positively impacting the lives of those in our community. St. Luke’s enjoys an outstanding reputation as both a quality employer and a superior healthcare organization.

     

    For more information, contact Tracey Duncan, recruiter at duncantr@slhs.org or 208-814-0656. 

     

    *St. Luke’s is an equal opportunity  employer without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.

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