Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant– Greater Lubbock, Texas (2 hours from Lubbock and 2 hours from Dallas/Fort Worth)
We are seeking a Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Interested in working for an 85 bed psychiatric facility (50% in-patient / 50% outpatient mix). The Provider would see a diverse patient population ranging from adolescents, adults and a geriatric population (evenly split in terms of patient management). The Provider would conduct psychiatric evaluations and consultations as well as medication management. The types of patients managed vary but many present with dementia, Alzheimer’s, chemical dependency, and depression. The initial evaluations run approximately 1 hour and follow-ups are every 30 minutes. There is a collaborating Psychiatrist and Medical Director that enjoys training and mentoring new and recent graduates and has an excellent relationship with the other Providers on staff. The Provider can expect a base salary of $115,000-$140,000 plus incentives (Depending Upon Experience), with a comprehensive benefits package including; Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Malpractice Coverage at 100%, PTO, CME and CME Allowance. $5,000 signing bonus and $5,000 relocation package. Texas does not have a state income tax and residents enjoy reasonable housing costs and a very good standard of living. Excellent opportunity for a new / recent graduate or an experienced Provider. The location is ideal as it is convenient to the Dallas / Fort Worth area.