NURSE PRACTITIONER . Specialty Psychiatric Nursing fulltime day shift

MacNeal Hospital - Berwyn, Illinois

2/8/2018 4:55:42 PM

Reporting to the Vice President of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Services and working in close collaboration with the Nursing Director of Psychiatry & Behavioral Health Services and the patient’s psychiatrist. The Nurse Practitioner coordinates decision making with the psychiatrist, in the assessment, diagnosis, and initiation of delegated medical treatments.


Current licensure as a Registered Nurse and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in the state of Illinois.

Completion of Bachelor’s Program from an accredited school of Nursing.

Completion of Master’s Program from an accredited school of Nursing.

Completion of an accredited program for nurse practitioners including preceptor ship.

Current certification as a Nurse Practitioner as an advanced practice nurse with a specialty in Psychiatric Nursing.

Three (3) years of clinical experience

Current CPR certification.

Professional competence documented by references based on nursing experience, education or both.

The analytical ability necessary to assess a patient’s condition and utilize the nursing process and professional judgment in providing comprehensive care to patients.

Eligible for core privileges and prescriptive authority in advanced practice nursing.

The interpersonal skills necessary to constantly interact with patients, families, medical personnel and other members of the health care team.

The ability to perform effectively and efficiently under the pressure of stressful or emergency situations.


Job: Nursing

Hospital/Facility: MacNeal Hospital

Job Type: Full-time

Shift Type: Days

Berwyn, IL

Berwyn, Illinois