Inpatient Adolescent Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner - Denver, CO - Full Time

Highlands Behavioral Hospital - Littleton, CO

Full-timeEstimated: $91,000 - $130,000 a year
Highlands Behavioral Health System is an 86 bed private psychiatric hospital, located in Littleton, Colorado, just a few miles from downtown Denver specializing in mental health and chemical dependency care.

We offer a full range of mental health treatment services for Adults and Adolescents ages 11 and older. Each member of our clinical staff works to provide effective treatment for depression, suicide prevention programs, drug and alcohol treatment and other specialized programs.

We are currently seeking to add a like-minded, quality-focused, and passionate Adolescent Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) to our dynamic medical-staff team.

Mix of adolescent and adult patient caseload, inpatient setting;
Perform initial psychiatric evaluations/admissions procedures, follow-up patient encounters, & provide occasional psychiatric consultations (when needed);
Monday-Friday, day schedule;
Minimal call/weekend requirements - 1:5 weeknight call (via phone only), 1:5 or 1:6 weekend rounding;
Call/Weekend coverage split among medical-staff team;
Attend treatment planning meetings;
Autonomous work environment with excellent multidisciplinary team support;
Manageable caseload of patients per day;
Excellent base salary compensation package + ability to earn additional through Productivity Bonus Plan.

Excellent Base Salary compensation; Productivity Bonus; Malpractice with Tail coverage; Paid Time Off; Company-matched 401k retirement plan; Annual CME allowance; Medical, dental, vision, ST/LT Disability insurance, etc.; Relocation package if needed; Employee stock purchase plan;

Active Colorado Nurse Practitioner license in good standing or ability to obtain one;
Successful completion of an accredited Nurse Practitioner education training program; and
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certification
Highlands Behavioral Health Services,, is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) the nation's largest facilities based behavioral health provider., is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) the nation's largest facilities based behavioral health provider.

Feel free to reach out to me directly to discuss further!

Daniel A. Wilson

In-House Physician Recruiter

Universal Health Services, Inc.

Highlands Behavioral Health

629-208-5539 Office

615-554-0073 Cell