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Psychiatrist or Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Center for Human Development, (CHD) a private non-profit agency located in beautiful Eastern Oregon is seeking a part-time to full-time Psychiatrist or Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to provide direct treatment services to clients with mental and emotional disturbances which includes consultation with primary care physicians, providing individual therapy, prescribing and monitoring psychotropic medications, and evaluating the effectiveness of interventions. This position will be a part of CHD’s existing team of child psychiatrist and psychiatric nurse practitioners.

Graduation from accredited school of medicine and completion of an accredited residency program in psychiatry or Graduation from accredited school of nursing and completion of an accredited nurse practitioner program in mental health/psychiatric nursing with prescriptive privileges.

Licensed by the State of Oregon Board of Medical Examiners to practice psychiatric medicine or Licensed by the Oregon State Board of Nursing to practice as an advanced practice nurse.

Board eligible for certification in Psychiatry or Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.

Must have the X Waiver and experience with medication assisted treatment.

Must be eligible as a provider for Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal health programs.

Demonstrated adherence to guidelines of professional ethics.

Computer literacy

Must pass criminal history background check and drug screening.

The Company
CHD is a nonprofit corporation recognized statewide as an innovator. Join a self-directed team that has the capability to manage their own work and make decisions at the level of service to the customer.

The Area
Tired of the rat race? La Grande, Oregon is a small town in Eastern Oregon offering fresh air, a strong community presence, virtually no traffic, and lots of outdoor recreation in the surrounding Blue Mountains.  Enjoy hiking, horseback and mountain bike trails, and ATV access at Mt. Emily Recreation Area, bird watching at Ladd Marsh, picnics along the Grande Ronde River, inland links style golf courses and more. Home of Eastern Oregon University.

The Benefits
Full time or part-time position with attractive benefit package that includes paid time off, medical, dental, vision, life/AD&D insurance, long-term disability insurance, excellent retirement benefit with generous contribution to 401k after orientation, Professional Development Plan, one month paid renewal leave every 7 years, annual employee appreciation picnics and dinners, Mental Health Days, gym discounts, and more. CHD is a qualified site for Loan Repayment Programs.

June 11, 2019

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Center for Human Development, Inc.
2301 Cove Avenue
La Grande, OR 97850
In order to receive government funding, the Center for Human Development, Inc. (CHD) is required by state and county policies to charge for services it provides to the public. However no one will be denied clinical services because of an inability to pay. CHD does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, national origin, family status, age or disability. For further information on this policy contact Human Relations, 541-962-8811 or TTY 1-800-735-2900 or 711.

The Center for Human Development, Inc. is a Tobacco-Free Zone. Oregon law prohibits the use of all tobacco products in CHD buildings and on CHD property. OAR 515.051.0065