• Title

  • Advanced Practice Nurse (APN)

    Integral Care
    Job Description
    Job Number: 20-306-10817

    Why join us: Integral Care helps people build health and well-being so everyone has the foundation to reach their full potential.  By joining our team, you'll find rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we can help improve the quality of life for the people we serve. Imagine your career at Integral Care!

    Employee Benefits:

    • Health/Dental/Vision insurance
    • Life and Disability Insurance
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Generous vacation/sick leave
    • 403(b) and 401(a) retirement account
    • And much more!

    Job Summary:  The primary purpose of position is to provide intensive community based services for people who are frequent users of hospitals and jails, who experience complex and co-occurring conditions such as mental illness, a substance use disorder and a chronic medical condition. This service is done by working collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team, using ACT team models.  Due to the intensity of the services provided, it is crucial for the prescriber to be collaborative in working with the treatment team, including attending team meetings weekly. In addition, this role must be willing to be mobile in the community when necessary to meet the needs of this specific population.

    Under the supervision of a licensed physician, this position serves as a provider in a community mental health setting providing medical services within scope of license, training, credentialing, and current standards of care and per quality criteria of the employer. Determines and documents evidence of psychopathology, if present, and makes a diagnostic formulation. Assesses client's needs and options to satisfy the requirements of the case. Discusses with the client his/her findings and recommendations. Decides whether initiation of treatment is urgent: medication, labs, other diagnostic tests, hospitalization, social setting, detox program; verifies that written consent for medication of client has been secured, documents therapist's plan and/or completes other referral/medical forms as appropriate. With consent of client, carries out treatment plan, documents in prescribed manner the interactions during sessions and progress of therapy. Discusses his/her opinions and/or findings with therapists and makes recommendations when indicated. Works harmoniously with Unit Manager(s), Associate Medical Director and Chief Medical Officer to define and deliver quality clinical medical care for all clients with the units.

    Education:

    Required: Graduation from an accredited nursing school/PA school. 

    License: 

    Required:

    • Licensed as an Advanced Practice Nurse-Psychiatric Mental Health or Physician Assistant in Texas. 
    • Current DPS and DEA licenses 
    • Current and valid Texas driver's license and a clean driving record. 

    Experience: 

    Required: 

    • Demonstrated capabilities in medical practice and clinical administration and management. 
    • Minimum of one (1) year of clinical experience 
    • Meets all other criteria for employment and medical staff appointment, as appropriate. 

    Hours:  Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm with on call rotation.

    Salary:  $54.65 - $64.89 an hour depending on years of licensed experience. 

    Integral Care strives to maintain a diverse workforce. We encourage all to apply, including those who have knowledge and/or experience working with underserved populations, including Asian and Pacific Islander, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, and LGBTQA communities.

    For specific positions, additional compensation may be available to those who are bilingual in both English and one of the following languages:  Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, or Burmese.

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