Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) provides direct and indirect nursing care to patients and families in an outpatient clinic setting. Accountable for adhering to established policies, standards of care, and standards of practice. Demonstrates leadership when providing and improving patient care in an outpatient setting. Serves as a role model when functioning as team leader or care manager under the supervision of the service chief or designee.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.