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Steward Health Care System Nurse Practitioner Phychiatry in Layton, Utah

Steward Health Care System LLC ("Steward") is a fully integrated, physician-led national health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the most cost-efficient manner in the communities where out patents live. Steward - the largest privately held health care company in the U.S. - owns and operations 35 community hospitals across nine states, serves over 1,000 distinct communities and employs approximately 40,000 health care professionals. In addition to our hospitals, the Steward provider network includes 4,800 providers, 25 urgent care centers, 87 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health offerings, over 7,300 hospital beds under management, and approximately 1.5 million full risk covered lies through the company's managed care and health insurance services. The total number of paneled lives within Steward's integrated care network is projected to reach 3 million in 2018.

Steward Medical Group (SMG), Inc. is Steward's multi-specialty group practice with over 4,500 employees including over 1,800 physicians and advanced practitioners. SMG operates approximately 450 practice locations throughout Massachusetts, Southern New Hampshire, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Florida, Utah, Arizona, Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, and provides more than 4 million patient encounters per year.

Position Summary:

Nurse Practitioner with expereince in Psychiatry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Functions independently to perform age-appropriate psychiatric evaluations for complex acute, and severely persistently mentally ill patients.

  • Orders and interprets diagnostic and therapeutic tests relative to patient's age-specific and clinical needs.

  • Prescribes appropriate pharmacologic and nonpharmacological treatment modalities.

  • Implements interventions to support the patient to regain or maintain mental well-being and to ensure patient safety.

  • Monitors the effectiveness of interventions.

  • Facilitates the patient's transition within and between healthcare settings, e.g. admitting, transferring, and discharging patients.

  • Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members by making appropriate referrals.

  • Facilitates staff, patient and family decision making by providing educational tools.

  • May need to provide weekly weeknight call and monthly weekend coverage and call on inpatient behavioral health unit as needed.

Required Qualifications:

  • As required by the UT State Board of Nursing; Advanced practice nursing license

  • Minimum one year experience as a Nurse Practitioner in a clinic setting preferred

  • Mental Health Certification

Benefits Offered:

We have many plans with various deductibles, which can cover individuals or families so you can customize a plan that will work for you! Steward Health Care works with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to provide affordable health insurance for our employees. Our Health Plans Highlights are:

+ + Deductibles will not apply to services provided by a Steward provider (Tier 1).

  • Office visits copays will be $0 when a member uses a Steward Provider (Tier 1).

  • Mental Health and Substance Abuse office visits will be $0 for all In-Network providers (Tier1, Tier 2, and Tier 3).

Other Benefits provided:

Dental, Vision, Health Care Savings Account, Life Insurance, Short Term and Long Term Disability, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, and more.

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