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Child Adolescent Consult Liaison

Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 89553
Job Family: Advanced Practice Provider
Specialty: Psychiatry
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day
Detailed Shift and Schedule: 7on/7off (7a-6p)
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 26011019833276-Pyschiatric Services - Pediatrics

Overview

Atrium Health Charlotte is looking for an experienced full- time advanced practice provider (APP) specialized in psychiatry to provide quality mental health services to the patients in the Charlotte and surrounding community. This position is occupied by board certified psychiatric nurse practitioners (PMHNP-BC) and/or physician assistants (PA) who are specifically trained and proficient in the provision of psychiatric services under the direct supervision of psychiatrists working for the Atrium Health Psychiatry Service Line. The provider in this position will perform psychiatric evaluations and medication management for child and adolescent patients throughout the lifespan. The APP is responsible for evaluating, stabilizing, and treating patients with acute and chronic mental health and substance use disorders. This may include, but is not limited to, patients experiencing severe episodes related to delirium, oppositional behavior, depression, anxiety, psychosis, and drug/alcohol withdrawal.

Position Description:

  • Inpatient Child Adolescent Consult Liaison
  • 7on/7off 
  • Weekends, Holidays Required. No call. 
  • Teaching opportunities with residents and/or APP Fellows
  • Eligible for excess shift, PTO and Performance Incentive Bonuses
  • $2500/40 hours of CME

Position Qualifications:

  • Graduation from an accredited NP or PA program. Current license to practice as a NP or PA in North Carolina. Current prescriptive privileges and DEA license required. BLS for healthcare provider from AHA required. 
  • Nurse practitioners are required to have a master’s degree or doctorate in nursing practice. Certification as psychiatric NP from a nationally recognized certifying body required. 
  • Physician Assistants with certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants preferred. Current or pending CAQ certification preferred. 
  • +1 years of experience preferred.
  • Demonstrates appropriate critical thinking and interpersonal skills. Able to evaluate, assess, and monitor other co-morbid medical conditions secondary to mental illness in consultation with medical attending. 
  • NC/SC Licensure