OBJECTIVE/OVERVIEW: The mission of Community-University Health Care Center (CUHCC) is to seek health equity in our community by advancing the well-being of diverse people. CUHCC is unique in the nation as one of the few Federally Qualified Health Care Centers that is also part of a university, offering its employees the rewards of community-based clinical care of underserved patients in an enriching, vibrant environment of learners and educators. The individual in this position will provide psychiatric care to a mixed patient panel in an outpatient setting that has medical, mental health and dental services all under the same roof. In addition to direct patient care, a part of this provider’s role will include consultation to primary care and program advisement. Over time the expectation would be this provider becomes involved with teaching and training. This position has no call duties.
REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS: This position reports to the Mental Health Director.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Provides comprehensive psychiatric evaluation, diagnostic formulation and treatment planning and follow-up visits to adult clinic patients (90%) 2. Participates in and provides leadership to quality improvement/assurance activities including peer review, and interdisciplinary case consultation (5%) 3. Partners with other CUHCC providers and staff to enhance psychiatry program (5%)
NON-ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: none.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Advance degree and four years of experience. 2. Current Minnesota Advanced Practice Nurse medical license 3. Experience and strong interest in caring for patients of diverse sociocultural backgrounds and comfort with interpreted visits. 4. Experience in interdisciplinary, integrated team-based care with medical providers, care coordinators, and community case management / ARMHS providers 5. Excellent communication and time management skills and able to work cooperatively in a team setting with members of other disciplines 6. Able to meet performance standards for documentation and billing in an electronic medical record 7. Able to contribute to, adapt to, and welcome process changes to improve clinical flow and patient care outcomes
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Work experience in a community clinic setting 2. Fluency in one of CUHCC’s dominant languages (Spanish, Somali, Hmong, Vietnamese, Lao).
ADDITIONAL NOTES: This position may be eligible for Federal student loan repayment under current guidelines.
This position is eligible for tuition reimbursement at the University of Minnesota, under the current Board of Regents Policies.
A criminal background check is required for this position.
Internal Number: 340701
About University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to benefit the people of the state, the nation, and the world.