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Advanced Practice Provider - Psychiatry, PRN, High Point, NC

High Point, NC, United States
Job ID: 115402
Job Family: Advanced Practice Provider
Status: Part Time
Shift: Day
Detailed Shift and Schedule: PRN
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 35521085033277-Psychiatry


Explore an exciting opportunity with AHWFB Psychiatry Department as we eagerly welcome a skilled Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our dynamic team in High Point, North Carolina. PRN coverage needs are communicated 6+ weeks in advance, and PRN shifts are available 7 days per week from 8am to 5pm.

Work in a Supportive & Collaborative Environment: 

At High Point Medical Center, we foster a supportive and collaborative environment where teamwork is valued, and every member plays a vital role in our success. We boast a team-oriented culture that encourages open communication and partnership to provide exceptional patient care within our facilities.

What You’ll Do: 

As a valued member of our healthcare team, the PA/NP will play a key role in team-focused patient care, conducting thorough examinations and evaluations in medical a setting. The PA/NP will also be cross-trained in our Inpatient Treatment, Med Surgical, and Emergency Department areas. Responsibilities include:

  1. Using medical decision-making skills to determine appropriate patient care plan.
  2. Collaborates with medical team when needed for effective team-based care.
  3. Order and interpret laboratory studies and diagnostic procedures.  Explains the necessity, preparation, nature and anticipated effects of scheduled diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to the patient.
  4. Procedural skills per department or practice guidelines.
  5. Potential for and encouraged to precept students and/or medical learners
  6. Uphold AHWFB missions, values, and cultural commitment. 
  7. Performs other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

The clinician functions under the regulatory mandate from their respective licensing organization (North Carolina Medical Board or North Carolina Board of Nursing) with departmental specific credentialing from the institution.

Physician Assistant (PA) Requirements: 

  • Graduation from an accredited Physician Assistant Program; Master's Degree preferred
  • Current North Carolina Medical Board Medical License, Certified by NCCPA
  • Minimum of one year of experience in a psychiatry 

Nurse Practitioner (NP) Requirements:

  • Graduation from accredited Nurse Practitioner Master's Program, Master’s degree or higher required
  • Current North Carolina Board of Nursing Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner license
  • Board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by AANP or ANCC
  • Minimum of one year of experience in a psychiatry 

When you join Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist, you are welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing – for all.