Advanced Practice Nurse

Job Number: 21-974-11647

Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) Job Summary: Under the supervision of a licensed physician, serves as a provider in a community mental health setting providing medical services within scope of license, training, credentialing, and current standards of care and per quality criteria of the employer. Determines and documents evidence of psychopathology, if present, and makes a diagnostic formulation. Assesses client's needs and options to satisfy the requirements of the case. Discusses with the client his/her findings and recommendations. Decides whether initiation of treatment is urgent: medication, labs, other diagnostic tests, hospitalization, social setting, detox program; verifies that written consent for medication of client has been secured, documents therapist's plan and/or completes other referral/medical forms as appropriate. With consent of client, carries out treatment plan, documents in prescribed manner the interactions during sessions and progress of therapy. Discusses his/her opinions and/or findings with therapists and makes recommendations when indicated. Works harmoniously with Unit Manager(s), Medical Director and Chief Medical Officer to define and deliver quality clinical medical care for all clients with the units.

Medical Provider Responsibilities include: Determination and documentation of evidence of psychopathology leading to a diagnostic formulation. Assesses Client's needs and options, in consultation and collaboration with primary care team if indicated, to satisfy the requirements of the case. Discusses with the Client his/her findings and recommendations in patient centered manner. Determines whether initiation of treatment is urgent, medications, hospitalization, social setting, detox program. Works collaboratively with Unit Manager(s) and Medical Director to define and deliver quality clinical medical care for all Clients with the unit/s. This position can provide clients with services both in the jail and outside of the jail.

Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) Education:


  • Graduation from an accredited Advanced Nursing school/Physician Assistant school.

Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) License:


  • Licensed as an Advanced Practice Nurse-Psychiatric Mental Health or Physician Assistant in Texas. 
  • Current DPS and DEA licenses. 
  • Current and valid driver's license and a clean driving record. 

Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) Experience: 


  • Demonstrated capabilities in medical practice and clinical administration and management. 
  • Minimum of one (1) year of clinical experience. 
  • Meets all other criteria for employment and medical staff appointment, as appropriate. 


  • Bilingual in Spanish. 

Hours:  Monday- Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, flexible. 

Salary:  $113,678-$134,967 

Sign-on incentive: Integral Care looking to grow our teams with talented and caring people just like you. Currently, we are offering a $2,000 sign-on incentive for all newly hired employees! All newly hired employees will receive $1,000 on their first paycheck and $1,000 on the paycheck following their six-month anniversary. 

Why join us: Integral Care has proudly served Travis County residents for the past 50 years. As the largest provider of behavioral health services in Travis County, we are dedicated to improving the lives of adults and children living with mental illness, substance use disorder and intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

By joining our team, you will find rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we can help improve the quality of life for the people we serve. Imagine your career at Integral Care!

Integral Care strives to maintain a diverse workforce. We encourage all to apply, including those who have knowledge and/or experience working with underserved populations, including Asian and Pacific Islander, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, and LGBTQA communities.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, sex or age.

For specific positions, additional compensation may be available to those who are bilingual in both English and one of the following languages:  Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, or Burmese. (PM16)