Advanced Practice Nurse (APN)

Job Number: 21-285-11198

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!

Employee Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance

  • Generous vacation/holiday/sick leave 

  • Life and Short-term/Long-term Disability Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • 403(b) retirement account

  • 401(a) employer contribution retirement account

  • Gold's gym membership discount

  • Mileage reimbursement

Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) Job Summary:  This position serves as an Advance Practice Nurse on the Expanded Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (EMCOT). Integral Care's EMCOT seeks to provide people with professional mental health care at the time of crisis and decrease law enforcement intervention whenever possible. This position will function as part of Integral Care's exciting and innovative EMCOT that is co-located at the 911 Call Center, diverting calls from police response when appropriate. The Expanded MCOT is designed to be immediately available to respond to clients at the site of the crisis. This position serves adults and adolescents through Telehealth and community based services, providing medical evaluation and follow up services in order to ensure crisis stabilization and links to ongoing services. A clinician on the EMCOT team will be paired with the medical provider during community based visits.

Under the supervision of a licensed Physician, APN will provide medical services within scope of license, training, credentialing, and current standards of care and per quality criteria of the employer. 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. Documents therapist's plan and/or completes other referral/medical forms as appropriate. Discusses his/her opinions and/or findings with fellow clinical staff, provides direction to and works collaboratively with assigned support staff, and primary care team. Works collaboratively with Unit Manager(s) and Medical Director to define and deliver quality clinical medical care for all clients with the unit(s)

Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) Education:

Required:

  • Graduation from an accredited nursing school/PA school. 

Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) License: 

Required:

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

Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) Experience: 

Required: 

  • 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. 

Hours:  Full-Time; Four 10 hour shifts, Wednesday-Saturday 10:00am-8:00pm.

Salary:  $113,678 - $134,967 annually depending on years of licensed experience. 

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)