Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

  • St. Joseph Healthcare
  • ST MARYS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Lewiston Maine 04243-0291 US
  • Jan 18, 2019
Other Nursing

Job Description

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

St. Mary's Regional Medical Center seeks a Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) to join our dedicated Behavioral Health care team providing psychiatric services via video teleconference and onsite at St. Mary's in Lewiston, ME.

Required Credentials:

·         Graduation from a state certified advance practice program specializing in a psychiatry/mental health;

·         ANCC certification in one of the following areas:

o   Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)

o   Adult Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

o   Family Psychiatric–Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

·         An unrestricted license to practice as an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) or Physician Assistant (PA).

·         An unrestricted DEA registration.

·         A state-issued Controlled Substance Registration (CSR).

·         Registration with the state Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP).

·         No suspension/exclusion/debarment from participation in federal health care programs (e.g. Medicare, Medicaid, SCHIP).



·         2 years providing direct patient care for psychiatric disorders is preferred.

St. Mary's Regional Medical Center is a 233-bed Acute Care Hospital that offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient services to meet the growing and changing needs of Central Maine. Our professional, qualified staff along with state of the art equipment allows us to deliver the healthcare services with the highest quality of patient care possible.

As one of New England's most comprehensive behavioral healthcare facilities, St Mary's Regional Medical Center offers a place where lives are turned around and put on a path to hope, happiness and good mental health.  St. Mary's provides compassionate patient centered care to children, adolescents, and adults.

Our Mission is to continue the healing ministry of the Catholic Church in the Spirit of St. Marguerite d'Youville by providing preventive, curative, restorative, and supportive services with compassion and respect for everyone.

St. Mary's Health System offers an environment where professional growth and development are assigned the highest priority.  We offer a generous wage and benefits package to encourage members of our team to advance to levels of expertise while concurrently supporting our clearly defined mission, vision and values.  We have an impressive history of community involvement and are proud of our commitment to achieving the highest quality of individualized care

The Lewiston/Auburn community offers a thriving job market, world-class healthcare, endless outdoor adventures, exceptional arts, and all the entertainment and cultural amenities that accompany a large metropolitan area – but with less stress and congestion and an abundance of authenticity and friendliness. Golf, skiing, swimming, fishing, bird sanctuaries, working farms, apple and berry picking, hiking, lakes, rivers, kayak tours, cycling, state parks and beautiful beaches.


Please send your CV to: 
Brian Donovan, Physician Recruiter

 Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.