Nurse Practitioner

Stony Brook, NY
May 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Description

Nurse Practitioner-1701104

Required Qualifications: (As Evidenced by an Attached Resume)

Requires license to practice as a Registered Nurse in New York State, Master's Degree in nursing or completion of a course for Nurse Practitioner and certification as a Nurse Practitioner. One (1) year of full time working experience. Extensive experience with physical examinations and psychiatric assessments. Experience with psychiatric medication management. Experience working with mental health population.

Preferred Qualifications:

Certified PMHNP (Psychiatric/Mental-Health Nurse Practitioner). Familiarity with study Trax or other systems for recording subject data. Experience working on a federally funded research project on a mental health related topic.

Brief Description of Duties:

The Nurse Practitioner will assist with physical examinations and psychiatric assessments of potential study subjects. Subjects who are eligible to participate will then be given a treatment plan to follow over the course of the study. The incumbent will monitor the subject's participation, assess their treatment plan, and adjust medication as needed. The successful candidate should have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work well both independently and as part of a team and should be well-organized with good problem solving and time management skills.

  • Manage study participants' current medications and/or medication washout.
  • Carry out physical examination of potential subjects to ensure subjects meet physical requirements for study inclusion.
  • Carry out psychiatric assessment to ensure potential subjects meet psychiatric requirements for sutdy inclusion.
  • Coordinate with Principal Investigator, Lab Manager, Physician and research staff as needed.
  • Coordinate with study subjects' healthcare providers during subject participation in study as needed.
  • Record relevant information into a pre-existing database for study subjects.
  • Other Duties as Assigned.
  • Special Notes:

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    About Stony Brook:

    Long Island’s premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University’s entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook’s health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, the five Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County’s only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children’s, with more than 160 pediatric specialists, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.

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    Official Job Title: Nurse Practitioner
    Job Field: Nurse Practitioner
    Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
    Department/Hiring Area: Psychiatry-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
    Schedule: Part-time Variable varyPsychiatry-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
    Posting Start Date: May 5, 2017
    Posting End Date: May 19, 2017, 10:59:00 PM
    Salary: $42,500-$55,000 (Annual @ .50 FTE) CWE
    Salary Grade: E79


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