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UnityPoint Health Psychiatric Advanced Practitioner - Behavioral Health - Des Moines in Des Moines, Iowa

  • Join an experienced team of PA/NPs, Physicians and Psych Residents at Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa

  • Reports to Behavioral Health Medical Director

  • Competitive salary and benefits package including CME and PTO, 1.0 FTE

  • Experienced staff, both clinical and non-clinical

  • Mon-Fri schedule

  • 1:4 weekend rotation

  • Fully integrated system with clinics and hospitals on Epic EMR to improve care coordination

  • Additional details by request

  • Serve as primary medical provider for continuum of care for Powell Chemical Dependency Center/Addiction Medicine - adult patients

  • Must have or be willing to get buprenorphine waiver

  • Additional duties as part of the Lutheran hospital behavioral health provider team (Adult and Gero inpatient units, Consults on Medical Floors and in the Emergency Department)

  • Call schedule requirement;

  • Weekends: 1 in 4 rotation (with option to pick up extra for additional compensation)

  • Weekdays: Shared with pool of 6 providers – approximately 5 days of call per month.

  • Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical, and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work as a team member to improve the health of the people and communities we serve

  • Provide the best outcome for every patient every time

  • ARNPs - Psych certification require

  • PAs - Prior inpatient mental health experience required

  • Strong preference for candidates with addiction medicine and inpatient mental health experience

  • Hold an unrestricted license to practice in Iowa

  • Eligible to work in the United States

  • Ability to work as a team member

Requisition ID: 2021-87015

Street: 1301 Penn Ave

Name: 9200 UnityPoint Clinic Affiliate

FLSA Status: Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: M-F 8-5

External Company Name: UnityPoint Health

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