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Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) - Psychiatric - Child & Adolescent

Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) - Psychiatric - Child & Adolescent

Job Description

ADVANCED PRACTICE NURSE - Psychiatric Child & Adolescent APN

This professional will work at the 
Child/Adolescent Partial Program and Hospital Outpatient Program
 located in Trenton, NJ 

FT Position:
3 days Outpatient - 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
2 day Partial - 8:30 am to 4:30 pm


CFG is a broad based healthcare provider that is dedicated to increasing access to care via innovative applications of technology like telepsychiatry and virtual environments. In addition to running its own clinics, CFG provides hospital based programs including inpatient psychiatric services, ED evaluations, psychiatric crisis center intervention, medical/surgical floor consults, school-based programs, partial hospitalization programs, residential treatment services and healthcare services for correctional facilities.

  •  Patient Psychiatric evaluation;
  •  Routine pharmacological management and evaluation;
  •  Collaborate and consult with Psychiatrists consistent with Center for Family Guidance, PC  practice standards and Collaborative Agreements;
  •  Order and interpret diagnostic tests;
  •  Write orders for medical treatment and medication, under guidelines of licensure;
  •  Dictate discharge summaries and transfer orders;
  •  Participate in Case Management, as scheduled;
  •  Maintain and follow appropriate patient care protocol;
  •  Work collaboratively with members of the healthcare team in educating the patient regarding  their  medical care;
  •  Participate in designated hospital committee meetings and in-services (as needed);
  •  Serve as expert nurse consultant and educator for CFG and its client ;
  •  Complete all necessary documentation requirements.


Job Requirements

  • Master’s Degree 
  • Valid NJ APN License 
  • Must possess Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Certification
  • Must have Prescriptive Authority
  • Minimum of 2 - 3 years providing direct patient care within the 5 - 14 year age group.

If you meet the requisite qualifications or know someone who may be an appropriate source or candidate, please contact Deborah Carey, [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care, Nurse
Education Graduate Degree
Experience At least 2 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Relocation No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services, Social Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID CRES-002
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Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) - Psychiatric - Child & Adolescent

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