A regional medical center and psychiatric unit for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice is seeking a psychiatric nurse practitioner for locum tenens coverage.
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The locum will be treating adult male inmates. They will be seeing 2-3 follow ups per hour with a hour of admin time built into their day. Must have psychiatry experience as well as inpatient experience. They will need someone available to work onsite 32-40 hours per week.
Dates Needed: ASAP - January
Case Load/PPD: 10
Shift Type: Day Shift
Assignment Type: Inpatient
Assignment Duration: Locums
Shift Hours: Full time (40 hours)
Cases Treated: very sick to sick, schizophrenia, bipolar, forensic patients
Average Length of Stay (IP): 60 days
Census (IP Only): 550
Call Required: Yes
Board Certification Required: Negotiable
Prescriptive Authority Required: Yes
Patient Population: Adults
Reference ID: ORD-143662-NP-TX