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Job Title:

APN- Inpatient Behavioral Medicine Unit

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SSM Health - St. Mary's Hospital

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Job Description:

SSM Health – Illinois seeks an Behavioral Medicine certified NP to join an established Inpatient Behavioral Medicine unit in Centralia, Illinois. Join a physician and second NP. This position will be affiliated with St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia, Illinois

This is an employed position with SSM Health- St. Mary’s Hospital, a premier hospital system located in Mt. Vernon, Illinois, where easy access is available to St. Louis, Chicago, Evansville, Indianapolis, Louisville, Memphis and Nashville.

Highlights of the opportunity are:
• Facility is a not-for-profit Catholic institution affiliated with SSM HealthCare
• 1:4 call schedule, as week night and weekend call are a requirement of the position
• Active Hospitalist program in place
• 250,000 population service area covering 9 counties
• 7 on 7 off schedule (Tu-Mon rotation)
Successful candidates will possess:
• Completion of an NP program
• Behavioral Medicine or psychiatric NP certification is highly preferred
• 1+ years of experience working on an adult or geriatric inpatient unit

Job Requirements:

Position Requirements (General):
EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree for PA-C, Master's Degree for APN

CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, BONDING: PA-C - Nationally Certified Physician and Illinois Licensed Physician Assistant or NP/CNS - RN and Nationally Certified as NP or CNS in specialty area and Illinois License Advanced Practice Nurse

EXPERIENCE: 1+ years preferred

SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Able to assess the needs of the customer and effectively meet their needs.

Department Specific:
Successful candidate will possess a certification in behavioral medicine in addition to their active NP license.


Compensation and Benefits
• Competitive Salary
• Relocation bonus
• Medical, dental & vision coverage
• Short & long term disability insurance available
• CME allowance
• 403b with an employer match, deferred compensation plan and a defined contribution plan available for participation

Company Information

SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital–Centralia, operating in partnership with the Felician Sisters, is a 113-bed hospital specializing in cancer care. For six consecutive years, Healthgrades has presented SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital–Centralia with the Outstanding Patient Experience Award and with the Critical Care Excellence Award. In 2014, Quest by Premier Inc. recognized SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital–Centralia with the Citation of Merit Award for High-Value Healthcare.

Application Instructions:

Requisition #: 18012104
Facility: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Centralia
Address: 400 N. Pleasant Ave., Centralia, IL

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