Psychiatry Nurse Practitioner - Crisis Stabilization Unit

Location: Lowell, MA
Job ID: 150987-1A
Date Posted: Oct 22, 2018

Job Description

Welcome To

Lahey Health Behavioral Services is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Lahey Health Behavioral Services is currently searching for skilled Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners to join our team at our Community Crisis Stabilization (CCS) Programs in Salem, Lawrence, and/or Lowell MA.

  • NP will work in the Crisis Stabilization Program providing medication assessments and treatment for adults and older teens in this brief, community-based setting.
  • Providing “bridge” psychopharmacologic treatment for patients discharged from CCS awaiting initial outpatient appointments may be included
  • Malpractice insurance and M.D. supervision is provided

Ideal candidates should have a psychiatric inpatient or emergency services background, as well as a current NP license in Massachusetts.

Please send CV and cover letter to Ellen Haggerty at ellen.haggerty@lahey.org