Mental Health PA/NP Needed in Portsmouth, NH

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Job Category
Physician Assistant - Psychiatry
Job Location
New Hampshire
Job Duration
Permanent - Full Time

Envision Physician Services is searching for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants with behavioral health or psych experience to become a part of our prestigious practice at Portsmouth Regional Hospital­ located in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. This is a new role due to expansion of our services. Duties primarily include taking admissions from the ED, rounding on patients, discharging and providing excellent and compassionate patient care.

Position includes:

  • Monday - Friday schedule with 8-hour shifts
  • Competitive compensation
  • Paid malpractice and tail
  • Full benefits package
  • Seasoned and established team of physicians

Facility Information

Portsmouth Regional Hospital is a 209-bed Level II Trauma Center.

  • 30 bed Behavioral Health Unit
  • 18 voluntary and 12 involuntary beds
  • Psychiatric service is expanding into ECT and opening a new partial service across the street
  • Outstanding specialty support and engaged staff making a very safe practice environment
  • Great patient population (7% Medicaid)
  • Accreditation as a Chest Pain Center with PCI from the Society of Chest Pain Centers
  • The Joint Commission's recognition as one of the Top Performers on Key Quality Measures™­
  • Accreditation as a Primary Stroke Center


Community Information

New Hampshire does not have a general sales tax or an income tax on an individual's reported W-2 wages. Portsmouth, NH is a beautiful coastal city located only 1 hour north of Boston. Downtown Portsmouth is a vibrant area boasting gorgeous shops, fancy boutiques, historic architecture, and world-class cuisine from amazingly fresh seafood to fine French cuisine. Portsmouth is consistently cited nationally as one of the best small cities:

  • Money Magazine named Portsmouth as one of the Top ten places to retire
  • Cosmopolitan magazine named Portsmouth in its Top 10 list of the best places to live and work in the country
  • Low crime rate according to Sperling’s Best Places Report
  • American Style Magazine voted Portsmouth #14 in Top Places for Arts in a Small City

behavioral health or psych experience

Job Posted: 05/07/18

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