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Psychiatric/ Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Psychiatric/ Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

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24-28 Newton Street
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Advanced Practitioner
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Melissa Miller

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Integrative, Primary Care Approach - Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner / Clinical Nurse Specialist


Reliant Medical Group is seeking a MA licensed Nurse Practitioner (NP) / Clinical Nurse Specialist who functions as a clinician and consultant in the field of behavioral health. You will be working with primary care and specialty providers  in a fast paced, collaborative team practice that recognizes the patient as the central focus, in order to ensure the best quality of care in the treatment of behavioral health disorders. We have a state-of-the-art Medical Record system (EPIC) that allows continuity of care and leads to safer treatment plans when caring for our patients.


Our Behavioral Medicine care approach is setting the stage for innovative healthcare treatment for the future.  Our integration with Primary Care helps to reach people who can benefit greatly from our services, but would typically not receive these services in a different environment. 


Postion responsibilities include:

  • Conduct clinical evaluations
  • Develop and implement care plans, which include prescribing medication and regularly evaluating and modifying as appropriate
  • Provide consultation to Primary Care and other medical staff regarding behavioral health issues
  • Triage patients to the appropriate level of care

Position qualifications include:

  • Graduate of a State-approved masters level school of nursing with specialty focus in psychiatric nursing
  • Current or eligible for Commonwealth of Massachusetts license and Board Certified as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with approved prescriptive practice for psychotropic medications, ability to perform comprehensive behavioral health assessments and treatment plans
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of postgraduate experience as a psychiatric nurse clinician, with one year of experience in an outpatient mental health setting preferred
  • Expertise in treatment of substance addiction and co-occurring disorders is a plus
  • Active Federal DEA and Massachusetts MCSR Certificate required or in process
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated success interacting sensitively with patients
  • Established written and oral communication skills; and demonstrated effectiveness in working collaboratively with health care providers


About Reliant Medical Group

At Reliant Medical Group, transforming the delivery of health care across Central and Boston Metro-west Massachusetts is our passion. Founded in 1929, we are an established multi-specialty, physician led integrated healthcare delivery system, with 500 providers that care for over 325,000 patients throughout our 25 locations. Recognized nationally for an innovative, sustainable care model and advanced EHR platform, we offer a full range of outpatient primary care and over 30 different specialties including hospital medicine, comprehensive radiology services, and urgent care.


As one of the most dynamic and progressive health care organizations in the country today, Reliant Medical Group consistently delivers clinical outcomes that meet or exceed national standards. At Reliant, we promote a culture of clinical innovation and transformation and see the results when 97% of our patients recommend us.


Reliant Medical Group has a long history of commitment to value-based care and clinical excellence. The organization exceeds the 90th percentile in most HEDIS measures, is among the top provider groups nationally in patient experience, and provides care at a cost well below market competitors. Reliant is also committed to the provider experience and understands that the best path to better patient care is by ensuring that providers and staff are happy, engaged, and productive.


Compensation is competitive and Reliant offers a comprehensive benefits package to include a 403(b) retirement plan with a strong company match. The Central Massachusetts area offers four season living (boating, biking, hiking, golfing and skiing), affordable housing prices, commuting distance from Boston, top-ranking schools, and thriving retail and entertainment districts and easy travel destinations to Boston, MA; Hartford, CT; New York City, NY; Providence, RI; Hampton, NH; and Portland, ME.


To learn more about this and other opportunities, please apply through the link to the right. If this is your first time at our site, you will be asked to create a basic profile that will allow you to receive updates about your application from the team. Alternatively, you may also contact us directly at:


Melissa Miller

Provider Recruiter

Phone # 1-774-261-1371


Thank you for considering opportunities with Reliant!

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