Nurse Practitioner Temple Adult Psychiatry
Location: Temple, Texas US
Requisition Number: 19002679
Temple is a fast growing community that is centrally located among all of the major cities in Texas, only 1 hour north of Austin, 2 hours north of San Antonio and 2.5 hours south of DFW.
This Central Texas city has it all: an interesting history, top-class performing arts, and a wide variety of attractions, all set on a beautiful backdrop of sloping hills and wide-open farm land. Temple has enchanting scenery, small-town charm, and wealth of things to see and do makes it a compelling place to live.
Temple sits a few miles east of the picturesque Lake Belton, a nearly 12,400-acre reservoir where you can embark on a nearly limitless amount of adventure. Area golf courses and nature preserves provide a great way to get out and explore the countryside as well. Although there is plenty to experience outdoors, Temple is not just a place for nature lovers. Those who seek the sweet sounds of a top-class symphony should check out the Temple Symphony Orchestra. If you are more into the theater, attend a musical or a play performed by the Temple Civic Theatre. Temple has a fascinating history, beautiful scenery, and big-city culture making it a great choice for living in the Lone Star State
The Nurse Practitioner evaluates, plans and provides care for patients in consultation with and under direct supervision of attending Physician. The Nurse Practitioner performs clinical procedures under direction of attending Physician and according to approved protocols to include Performing appropriate medical screening and physical examinations, interpreting laboratory data correctly and ordering appropriate laboratory investigations. In addition, the Nurse Practitioner obtains medical and personal histories, performs physical exams, educates patients and families, conducts research activities reporting and publishing findings when completed.
The ideal candidate for the Nurse Practitioner role maintains effective communication with patients, staff and physicians; provides patient care in a competent, professional and courteous manner; and keeps abreast of current research and incorporates relevant findings into specific areas of clinical practice.
Location/Facility - Baylor Scott & White Temple
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Specialty/Department/Practice - Adult Psychiatry
Shift/Schedule - Monday - Friday / 8am - 5pm
Benefits - Our competitive benefits package includes
- Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
- 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
- Tuition Reimbursement
- PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!
- Valid Texas RN license required
- Valid Texas Nurse Practitioner license required
- Masterï¿½s of Science in Nursing degree required
- BLS Certification / DEA License required
- Psychiatry experience preferred
- PMHNP Preferred
Community / Marketing Title: Nurse Practitioner Temple Adult Psychiatry
Location_formattedLocationLong: Temple, Texas US
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