The Psychiatric Mental Nurse Practitioner will provide comprehensive psychiatric outpatient services to youth and adult clients of the Muckleshoot Behavioral Health Program. Services will include (but are not limited to) psychiatric evaluation and diagnosis, treatment planning, treatment coordination, individual and family therapy, medication management, consultation, and documentation of treatment activities.
The working conditions described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential duties of this class. Work is performed mostly in a clinic setting.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is continuously required to talk, see and hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit, walk, bend, balance, crouch, kneel, reach and twist; and frequently use both hands to finger, handle, or feel objects including medical instruments, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift, move, push/pull and/or carry up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close and far acuity and the ability to adjust focus. Hand-eye coordination is necessary to operate computers and various pieces of office equipment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderately quiet.