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Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Provider Solutions & Development
Anchorage, AK 99501

Providence Alaska Medical Centerâ's Breakthrough program, Outpatient Chemical Dependency, is seeking a full-time, board certified Psychiatric Mental Health nurse practitioner or physician assistant to help launch a new medication assisted treatment program, known as a bridge clinic, which will be the first of its kind in Alaska. A bridge clinic is a new setting where patients can receive evidence-based care for opioid use disorder, integrating both medical and SUD treatment. Patients may receive FDA-approved medications, counseling services and monitoring aimed to promote remission and recovery. Take advantage of this great opportunity to provide meaningful work and enjoy outstanding quality of life in the beautiful and welcoming city of Anchorage.

  • Monday to Friday schedule

  • Relocation assistance

  • PMHNP certification required

  • 1 to 2 years of provider experience, preferably with substance use disorder experience or mental health experience, but new graduates in Addiction Medicine will be considered

  • 36 patient-facing hours a week. Monday to Friday schedule with no call coverage

  • Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits

  • Collegial environment

  • Inpatient setting, EPIC EMR

  • Ideal candidate will be interested in innovative addiction recovery methods

Where Youâ'll Work

With 401 beds, more than 1,100 nurses and more than 800 doctors, Providence Alaska Medical Center is the largest and most comprehensive hospital in the state and the only one with a dedicated Childrenâ's Hospital. A nationally recognized Level II trauma center, this hospital features heart and cancer centers, Alaskaâ's largest emergency department with LifeMed Alaska air ambulance transport, full diagnostic, rehabilitation and surgical services, and inpatient and outpatient mental health and substance abuse recovery services for adults and children.

Where Youâ'll Live

Anchorage, with 285,000 residents, is a modern American city surrounded by spectacular scenery and endless outdoor recreation opportunities. Within city limits are hundreds of miles of trails for hiking, biking and skiing, a ski resort, golf courses, major dogsled race starts, and several peaks of the hugely popular Chugach Mountains. With shopping malls, world-class restaurants, brewpubs, two universities, a sports arena and a performing arts center, Anchorage blends city living with the wilderness of the great outdoors.

Who Youâ'll Work For

Providence is a nationally recognized, comprehensive health care organization spanning seven states with a universal mission – to provide compassionate care to all who need its services, especially the poor and vulnerable. Its 119,000-plus caregivers/employees serve in 51 hospitals, more than 800 clinics and a comprehensive range of health and social services. Providence: one name, one family, one extraordinary health system.

Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran

Job ID Number: 16502
Facility Name: Providence Alaska Medical Center
Location Name: Anchorage
Brand Name: Providence
Provider Profession: Physician Assistant
Provider Profession: Nurse Practitioner
Medical Specialty: Psychiatry
Job Setting: Hospital
Type of Role: Clinical
Email: dj.barker@psdrecruit.org
Phone Number: (425) 525-5856
Schedule: Full Time
CP: Yes
CB: Yes
NP: Yes
PA: Yes
HC: Yes
IS: No
YM: Yes
J1: No
H1B: No

Letâ's get in touch If you have questions about this specific job or others, I'm all ears. Send me a note and we'll be one step closer to the right opportunity.

DJ Barker Provider Recruiter

(425) 525-5856

dj.barker@psdrecruit.org

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Posted: 2021-11-18 Expires: 2021-12-19

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