Catholic Health Initiatives Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) - Adult Outpatient in Des Moines, Iowa

Mercy Clinics is seeking a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to join our multidisciplinary Behavioral Health Services team. Candidates will have a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner certification or Family Nurse Practitioner with 2 years of experience in Mental Health setting.

Details

  • Adult Outpatient Psychiatric services

  • Work closely with referring Primary Care Provider and Therapist to provide Mental Health medication evaluation and treatment recommendations

  • Provide consultation and act as a resource for psychiatric illness and treatment options for referring Primary Care Providers

Mercy Clinics

  • Central Iowa’s largest Physician led multi-specialty clinic system, established in 1983

  • 31 Primary Care clinics throughout central and southern Iowa

  • Nationally recognized as an NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

  • Recipient of the Acclaim Award from the Medical Group Management Assoc. for Group Practice Quality

  • Recognized as a “National Model of Innovative Primary Care” by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Mercy Clinics, central Iowa’s largest multispecialty clinic system, was established in August 1983, as a subsidiary of Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines. Today, Mercy Clinics employs more than 375 physicians and allied health professionals representing over 30 specialties and subspecialties. We operate more than 50 clinics with locations in central Iowa.

At Mercy Clinics we are dedicated to helping our community members optimize their health and well-being while providing patients and families with health care experiences that surpass their expectations. We lead the way in improving quality through innovative care management and set the standard for providing high-quality care with compassion. Mercy Clinics is home to the most advanced treatments, many of which are exclusive services only offered by professionals at Mercy.

RECOGNITION AND AWARDS

Since 2003, Mercy Clinics has been actively engaged in the development of a medical home/advanced primary care delivery system based on Wagner’s Chronic Care Model and the Six Aims for Improvement from the Institute of Medicine (IOM).

In 2008, Mercy Clinics was the recipient of the American Medical Group Association’s (AMGA) Acclaim Award. This award is presented annually to one health system that “exemplifies the best quality health care in the U.S.” Mercy Clinics achieved this honor through its work in chronic care management, medical home model development and health coach implementation.

In 2013, Mercy Clinics was among 30 clinics nationwide Selected as an Exemplar Primary Care Practice by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Group Health Research Institute.

In 2015, 25 Mercy Clinics received National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term, participative relationships.

Catholic Health Initiatives, a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where we provide care. One of the nation’s largest nonprofit health systems, Englewood, Colorado-based CHI operates in 18 states and comprises 100 hospitals, including two academic health centers and major teaching hospitals as well as 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; living communities; and other facilities and services that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care.

In fiscal year 2018, CHI provided more than $1.14 billion in financial assistance and community benefit for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Financial assistance and community benefit totaled approximately $2.1 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated operating revenues of $15 billion in fiscal year 2018, has total assets of approximately $20.5 billion. Learn more at www.catholichealthinitiatives.org

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.