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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner - Emergency Department

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Job ID: 13934
Location: Eugene, OR
Work Type: Part Time
Shift: Variable
Shift Length: Variable
FTE: 0.80
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description


Seeking a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to work in our Emergency Health unit!

Here's your chance to work a 7 on and 7 OFF schedule!

PeaceHealth’s commitment to Behavioral Health is reflected in our state-of-the-art inpatient psychiatric unit, nationally respected research, and community advocacy and leadership. The team is involved in industry leading coordinated care through our transition team that involves integrating community-based resources with our ambulatory facilities in care integration. We are currently transitioning into full coordination in the medical home model and providing telepsychiatry services.

As a result of our progressive programs, our work with first episode schizophrenia coordination and medication has garnered national attention. We are a National Institute of Mental Health participant in this multi-site national study. Our patient-centered approach has a primary goal of helping people recover and promoting a safe and inspired life to the community. Our 35-bed psychiatric unit is the largest in the state of Oregon and provides an integrated inpatient/outpatient model.

Position & Hospital Highlights

The position will be based in the ED providing consult as needed and will provide consults via Telemed to other PeaceHealth hospitals in Oregon. Consults will be needed for complex discharges, evals, medication management/recommendations to the ED physician, admits and evening call. You'll be actively collaborating with the Emergency Department.

  • 7 on and 7 off schedule!
  • 5pm-2am shift
  • Opportunity to do outpatient work if desired
  • Flexibility with variety and interesting/challenging group of patients
  • Full range of coverage from 18 years to geriatrics
  • Opportunities to mentor/teach rotating medical students through the Oregon Health and Science University
  • RiverBend is a 386-bed tertiary care medical center which is the largest hospital on the West Coast between Portland and San Francisco.
  • Intensive outpatient program/Partial hospitalization program with expanded wrap-around services to young adults
  • Full consult services at both PeaceHealth hospital campuses
  • ECT Services available
  • Active collaboration with ED and is fully staffed with excellent crisis team
  • Care is closely coordination in our seamless continuum of care with our community based ambulatory treatment teams
  • Leaders in the community and the PeaceHealth system in care innovation
  • Our program is the mental and behavioral health safety-net for central Oregon

Why Eugene? Eugene, Oregon ranked 9th on the Livability Top 100 Best Places to Live. Come experience the wide array of restaurants, visit the fermentation district, and entertainment venues that make Eugene a true urban playground. Eugene boasts cultural amenities typical of larger cities, from the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art to the world-famous Oregon Bach Festival. Eugene is home to the University of Oregon Ducks! Historic Hayward field will host the Olympic Trials in 2021, NCAA Track & Field Championships, and the World Athletics Championships in 2022. The area offers outdoor produce markets, abundant parks, camping, hiking, wine tasting, and natural beauty. It truly is a place to experience and love!

Here are more reasons why you'll love Eugene, Oregon

  • Eugene is the place for the outdoor enthusiast. With everything from hiking, biking, kayaking, swimming, running and water sports, there is no shortage of things to do outside. Check out Spencer’s Butte which provides some spectacular views of the city!
  • The Hult Center for the Performing Arts features all kinds of entertainment including jazz, opera, ballet, the Eugene symphony and choir. Eugene also has numerous other venues for live music and for live theater.
  • Go shopping at the 5th street market. Spend an afternoon visiting the shops and enjoy a multitude of international cuisine while local musicians provide live entertainment at the market
  • Sports fanatic? Eugene is home to the University of Oregon (Mighty Ducks) where you can catch professional, Olympic and collegiate sporting events
  • Affordable cost of living
  • 1 hour away from the city of Florence, situated on the scenic Oregon coast. Florence, Oregon was voted the nation's "most beautiful small city" by Expedia!
  • Home to a community of great schools and churches. 3 local high schools recently voted top 30 schools in Oregon!

Living and Practicing with PeaceHealth in Eugene - YouTube


Compensation Package

  • Salary Range: $72.84-$78.99 (Dependent on YOE)
  • Employment Bonus
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Student Loan Repayment (if eligible)
  • Additional Compensation for Clinical & Quality Measures
  • Annual CME Allowance
  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Disability/Life/Wellness
  • Retirement

For more information contact: Danny Keo, [email protected]

PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend is a state-of-the-art regional medical center. On the leading edge of evidence-based hospital design, and creating a patient-centered, healing environment with a strong focus on quality clinical outcomes and patient safety.

PeaceHealth offers outstanding Benefits!

See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.

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