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Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (NorthEast Washington Alliance Counseling Services)

Location
Colville, Washington
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
19 Jan 2023

Join an established practice as a full-time Psychiatrist at NorthEast Washington Alliance Counseling Services (NEWACS). In this role, you will be working in an inpatient, 16-bed unit for those with serious mental illness. Duties will include providing assessments and medication services for all facilities covered by NEWACS. Provide meaningful care for those in need and enjoy living in the welcoming community of Colville, known for excellent outdoor recreation activities.

  • Compensation is between $154,705 and $176,647 per year
  • Vision, dental, medical, life insurance, disability and retirement provided
  • Mix of inpatient and outpatient care
  • Flexible scheduling
  • 5-8s, 4-10s or alternating 3-12s - 4-12s shifts
  • On-site position with opportunities for after-hours and weekend rounds

Where You'll Work

NorthEast Washington Alliance Counseling Services (NEWACS) provides outpatient behavioral health services from five rural locations in Eastern Washington, serving a largely Medicaid population of all ages in beautiful Stevens County. These clinics provide services ranging from individual and group therapy to substance abuse assessments and treatment. Its mental health program takes a recovery-oriented approach to alleviate symptoms and restore emotional, cognitive, behavioral and social well-being.

Where You'll Live

Colville is in the northeast corner of Washington, 40 miles from Canada and 35 miles from Idaho. This spectacular countryside has vast, mixed-conifer forests, rugged river breaks and the mighty Selkirk Mountains rising to the east. With a population of 5,000, there is a quiet, Victorian downtown area with plenty of boutiques and restaurants to explore. Big-city shopping, entertainment and other amenities are just 70 miles south in Spokane.

Who You'll Work For

NorthEast Washington Alliance Counseling Services (NEWACS) is a Stevens County government department providing behavioral health care and other human services for Stevens, Lincoln and Ferry counties in northeast Washington. With a workforce of over 130 employees, NEWACS provides mental health, substance-use disorder and employment services to this rural region. NEWACS offers these services to the community through outpatient centers as well as a 16-bed inpatient adult mental health evaluation and treatment facility in Colville, Washington.

Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran

Job ID Number: 19552
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