Job Description

Nurse Practitioner (Psychiatry) Steward Medical Group-1800996



Under the general direction of the Practice Administrator and supervision of the Attending Physician, the Nurse Practitioner is responsible for providing primary healthcare to patients and families, focusing on health maintenance, disease prevention, patient education and counseling following established guidelines as required and within established scope of practice. The nurse practitioner will abide by the lawful and ethical principles of his/her profession and the staff bylaws, rules and policies of IASIS Healthcare.



A)   Graduate from an accredited advanced practice registered nurse program. (APRN)

B)   Current Licensure to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Louisiana

C)   Recognized by the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Louisiana as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse qualified to see patients of the ages appropriate

       to their license and training. (i.e. Family Nurse Practitioners can treat all ages. Pediatric Nurse Practitioners can treat from birth to age 18.)

D)  The NP must hold a current prescriptive privilege number granted by the Board of Nurse Examiners of the State of Louisiana. (Eligible to make application for a prescriptive

       privilege number.)

E)   The NP must be eligible for delegated prescriptive privileges by the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners. (i.e. DPS and DEA number in good standing)

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled



Primary Location

 Louisiana-West Monroe


 Physician Group of Louisiana

Education Level

 Master's Degree

Job Posting


Employee Status* Full Time Benefit Eligible 36-40 hrs/wk
Work Schedule* Days

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