Job Description

Location: Steward Medical Group - North
Posted Date: 4/22/2024
Job Type: Per Diem
Department: 1110.69720 Morton Psychiatry

Steward Medical Group is currently seeking an experienced per diem Nurse Practitioner to join our expanding psychiatry department at Morton Hospital in Taunton, MA. The Nurse Practitioner will collaborate with SMG, hospital clinical and administrative leadership and professional organizations to facilitate the development of the psychiatry department and will participate in meetings as appropriate to assure effective communication. Candidate will provide outpatient and inpatient clinical evaluations and follow ups. Candidate will adhere to practice prescriptive guidelines and collaborate with supervising MD. Candidate will complete other tasks as requested by the supervising MD.


  • Two to five years of NP experience in Psychiatry preferred
  • Current Federal DEA and Massachusetts Controlled Substance registrations
  • Current Massachusetts license to practice as a Nurse Practitioner is required
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with psychiatry pre-op clearances and eating disorders a plus
  • Demonstrate clinical expertise for functioning in an independent role
  • Excellent interpersonal relationships and communication skills for working with patients, families, and other staff
  • Ability to collaborate and effectively communicate with physicians and other health care professionals and support staff
  • Ability to be self-directed and demonstrate initiative in addressing responsibilities of the position
  • Ability to complete forms and other paperwork appropriately in a timely manner

About Steward Health Care
Over a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.
As the country's largest physician-led, minority-owned, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.

Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates more than 30 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

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