Psychiatric NP invited to beautiful New Hampshire! Excellent role with award-winning hospital in scenic mountainside location! - 22873833
Lancaster, New Hampshire: We invite an experienced Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to join a sharp Behavioral Health team in picturesque northern New Hampshire, near the White Mountain National Forest. The employer is an established, respected critical access hospital offering medical, surgical, ER and ICU, and a wide variety of outpatient care services. This organization is committed to providing a healthy, productive and safe environment for patients, employees and visitors.
You are invited to become part of an established, collaborative team in this outpatient only practice within a brand new medical office building. You will assess, diagnose and treat patients from across the region using a mix of therapy and medication management to address a variety of mental health disorders. An ideal candidate will have a strong interest in treating substance use and will hold, or be interested in obtaining, a Suboxone waiver.
This is a hospital-employed position providing direct care to patients of all ages. Priority attention will be given to NPs with Family training/experience. You will enjoy a convenient weekday schedule, M-F, 8:30am-5:00 pm, with NO nights, NO weekends, and NO call. An ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of NP practice experience. PMHNPs are voting members of the medical staff here and can hold office. We support practitioners who are interested in being involved!
We are offering:
- Friendly, scenic small town location
- Convenient weekday schedule
- No nights, no weekends, no call!
- Interesting mix of patients, all ages, all outpatient
- Priority attention to those interested in treating substance use
- Excellent collaborative Behavioral Health team
- Relocation assistance provided
- Cash starting bonus
- Competitive salary
- Paid liability insurance plus health and dental insurance
- Plenty of paid time off for holidays, vacations and personal time
- Participate in your choice of retirement plans
- Student loan repayment may also be available
Lancaster is a historic community of 4000 people adjacent to lush, forested state parks and scenic mountains. Its thirty miles from Berlin, the largest town in the county (population 16,000), and a key community in a micropolitan area of 40,000 residents. This region, and its many scenic mountain vistas, attracts recreational tourists in all seasons. You will appreciate clean, friendly, small-town living that draws people who want a beautiful place to live, work and play. This is a low crime area that is welcoming for people of all ages. Outdoor activities abound here, with unlimited trails for hiking or mountain biking in the White Mountains, plus fishing and hunting, kayaking and canoeing, horseback riding, golf, camping, snowmobiling and more. Several popular ski resorts are within an hour’s drive and offer cross-country or alpine skiing and snowboarding.
This is a wonderful place to raise a family: First-rate local schools earn awards for quality and the degree of parental involvement they receive. Private schools offer additional options in locations that are commutable. Montessori schools operate in several towns. Housing costs here are quite reasonable! Many professionals purchase homes with substantial amounts of land (10-100 acres) granting magnificent views and remarkable privacy. New Hampshire is financially attractive too, with no sales tax and no income tax.
Lancaster offers reasonable access to larger cities (2-2 ½ hours to Portland, Maine; Burlington, Vermont; and Manchester, NH). Boston and Montreal are 3 hours away. Contact us today to learn about this exciting new position!