Phoenix House Nurse Practitioner in East Hampton, New York

At Phoenix House, change is something we embrace every day as part of our values to deliver exceptional care. Phoenix House provides individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment, with a legacy spanning nearly 50 years. We are passionate about healing individuals, families and communities challenged by substance use disorders and related mental health conditions. Phoenix House supports the mission through a holistic approach that focuses on the distinct mental, physical, and social needs of every person; innovation of best-in-class and evidence-based prevention, treatment, and recovery programs; and, the promotion of greater understanding of addiction. Our devoted staff are committed to treating the whole person—and come from all fields.

We operate personalized, strength-based, gender-responsive programs while living the values and being accountable for our commitments. Being introspective and becoming part of the solution is integral to every interaction and person we touch. As ‘One Phoenix House’ we believe in having fun along the way – embracing ‘progress not perfection’ as our journey continues.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Nurse Practitioner reports to the Medical Director and/or Physician on duty. All assigned duties must be within the scope of practice of the supervising physician and appropriate as per the education, training, and experience of the nurse practitioner.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

•Meet the medical assessment and treatment needs of each resident

•Documenting in the Medical Record past medical history, physical findings, diagnoses, treatment plan, written orders, and prescriptions if indicated

•Conduct a medical assessment of physical and mental health conditions and medical treatment to stabilize and then enable the resident to manage chronic health and mental health conditions including treatment of physical health conditions that are routine

•Other duties may be assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS

•Graduated from an accredited nurse practitioner program

•Current unrestricted NYS nurse practitioner license

•Qualified by training, education, and experience in providing medical care and assessment, in collaboration with a physician, to chemically addicted residents and residents withdrawing from alcohol and or drugs

•Current certification in CPR, Infection Control and Child Abuse

EXPERIENCE

•Minimum three (3) years related experience

SCHEDULE:

8 hours per month. Two (2) four (4) hour shifts preferred.