Behavioral Health APC Fellowship

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

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ChristianaCare is looking for a Physician Assistant or a Psychiatric Mental Health Practitioner to join our innovative year-long post-graduate training program in Behavioral Health. The Behavioral Health APC Fellowship Program is a twelve-month intensive training program for new Advanced Practice Clinicians that provides mentoring, diverse clinical experience in subspecialties, and a customized didactic education in psychiatry through case study, small-group discussion, simulation, and participation in department-wide lectures. This fellowship program is both supportive and challenging as the Behavioral Health APC Fellow will manage patients with a variety of complex diagnoses under the direct guidance and supervision of a psychiatrist and experienced advanced practice provider. The program is perfect for an APC who is looking to develop into the role of a Behavioral Health Advanced Practice Provider in a structured environment with a Fellowship Coordinator providing guidance throughout the program.

The Behavioral Health APC Fellow will receive an annual salary of $82,000. Fellows are considered full-time employees of ChristianaCare with benefits. The expectation is that fellows who meet performance objectives and demonstrate CCHS values will apply for permanent employment as a Behavioral Health APC with ChristianaCare after completing the program at a rate commensurate with +1 year of clinical experience.

This program allows for a supported transition into the role of a Behavioral Health APC and we hope you consider joining ChristianaCare on this journey!

Educational and Experience Requirements:
Licensure or license eligible for Delaware Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Registered Nurse as set forth by the Delaware Board of Nursing
License or license eligible as a Physician Assistant in the state of Delaware
Graduate of an ARC-PA accredited physician assistant programor of aMental HealthNP programwithin 18 months and have NCCPA/ PMHNP Certification
Certified in BLS is required upon start date
DEA upon start date

To apply for this program, you will need to complete the online application, submit a resume, and cover letter.
If you meet the minimum requirements, please have 2 reference letters on hand to be ready to be sent.

Post End DateMar 21, 2025

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Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 1271455

Posted On: May 22, 2024

Updated On: Jun 04, 2024

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