Job ID: 289750427  |  Last Updated: 7/11/2019

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Position in Alamosa, Colorado

San Luis Valley Health
Alamosa, CO
Applicant Contact
Tiffany Albert
(719) 589-8133

Job Description

Specialty Needed: Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Alamosa, Colorado

Schedule: Full-time

Contact Person: tiffany,

Required Profile
Graduate of an accredited nursing school
Graduate of an accredited nurse practitioner program

Active Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) licensure in Colorado
Active Prescriptive authority licensure in the State of Colorado
2 years working in psychiatric specialty preferred
Experience working within medical setting preferred

Practice Profile

Practice overview: Hospital-employed position. Outpatient clinic attached to a 49-bed hospital.
Type of practice: Outpatient only
EMR McKesson Practice Partner system.

Provider Profile

San Luis Valley Health is located in the heart of the San Luis Valley in South-Central Colorado and is all about people. We offer a friendly, team-oriented environment where your ideas and opinions are carefully considered and acted upon. The highest quality of patient care, safest clinical services, best customer service, most sparkling and attractive environment, all depends on a great staff of people. Equipment, buildings, and furnishings are important, but not nearly as important as you are. That's why our organization's first and foremost strategy is being a "Magnet for Excellent People." A magnet attracts wonderful employees to our organization and a magnet retains great staff for as long as it makes sense for them and their families. The mission of the Behavioral Health Department at San Luis Valley Health is to improve the health of all patients by integrating behavioral health and medical services.

Community Profile
The San Luis Valley is surrounded by the Sangre de Cristo and San Juan mountains, which provide opportunities for some of the best world class outdoor recreation in Colorado, including the hidden treasure of Wolf Creek Ski resort . Alamosa is a scenic and bustling community that provides the kind of Colorado lifestyle people dream about. With community pride, eclectic shops, affordable housing, golf course living with scenic views, good schools including Adams State University ( and Trinidad State Junior College (,low crime rates, and abundant suburban amenities, Alamosa cant be beat as a place to work, enjoy life and raise a family.

Benefit Highlights

Health Insurance
SLVH offers medical and prescription benefits for all full-time employees and their dependents.
Also available: Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Life Insurance & Long Term Disability and Extended Sick Leave.

Available upon completion of 1 year of full-time service
401(a) retirement account will be established on the employee's behalf. The facility will contribute 3% of the employees gross annual pay, not to exceed IRS guidelines. Vesting Schedule applies. In addition to the 401a contribution, employees participating in the 403(b) Voluntary Pre-Tax Retirement Plan will be eligible for a 2% match after meeting eligibility requirements.

Paid Time Off
Paid time off (PTO) is available to employees to use for vacation, sick days, personal time, holidays, CME, and any other reason for which they require time away from work. Physician employees will receive PTO in accordance with the number of years worked, as listed below:

Less than 5 years: 208 hours of paid time off per calendar year
5 years or more: 248 hours of paid time off per calendar year

Additional Benefits
Annual CME allowance - $1,500

NOTE: San Luis Valley Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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