Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Opportunity in Tomah, WI - 49 Days Paid Time Off Per Year! Full Practice Authority
The Tomah, WI VA Medical Center is actively recruiting for a full time Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. You will be a psychiatric prescriber for Veterans, including medication management and clinical (psychiatric) management of veterans. You will maintain timely and comprehensive chart documentation to include progress notes, response to consults, and medication, admission, and discharge orders. You will be supported on the unit by a psychiatrist and medical PA/NP as well. You may be required to respond to consults on other psychiatric units, medicine units, and/or Community Living Centers (CLCs).
Tomah, Wisconsin is a rural community with a friendly, welcoming, local population, high quality public and parochial schools, community hospital, low crime rate, no traffic congestion, low cost of living, and a multitude of recreational activities year-round, including fishing, boating, hunting, bicycling, and skiing. The diversity of big city life attractions is not far away either, with easy drives to Minneapolis, Madison, and Milwaukee. It’s a place where families, friends, businesses and Interstates connect! Conveniently located in West-Central Wisconsin halfway between Chicago and the Twin Cities, Tomah welcomes you to the eastern edge of Wisconsin’s beautiful Driftless Region. Our unique topography and location allow for endless recreational activities. Explore our website and discover the surprises we have in store for you. As your next favorite vacation destination, or your new hometown, Tomah is right for you!
Working for the Department of Veteran Affairs offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes, in part:
49 days paid time off annually including; 26 days paid vacation, 13 days of sick leave, 10 paid holidays and 5 Days paid absence to attend approved CME courses (subject to budget availability)
on average federal government pays 75% of your premium on your health care insurance
possible annual performance bonus of 7.5% up to a max $15,000 annually
VA contributes 9.6% of your salary toward federal retirement
No malpractice insurance as you are covered by the federal tort law
up to 5% matching funds on your 401(k)
About the VA
Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the United States. We operate more than 1,400 sites of care, including 153 medical centers, 909 ambulatory and community-based outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes, 232 Veterans centers, 47 readjustment counseling centers, and 108 comprehensive home-care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories. Learn more at:
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