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Unity Care NW
Job Description: You can make a difference! Unity Care NW is searching for a bright & ambitious Psychiatric RN to provide nursing care to patients of varying socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds as part of a multi-disciplinary health care team in an outpatient community health center setting. Duties will include integrated medical/behavioral health counseling and care management. The goal of this position is to help improve recognition, treatment and management of medical conditions and psychosocial & behavioral problems in the enrolled population as well as work with patients to identify overall health goals and achieve behavior change to reduce challenges in life domains which impede the achievement of those stated goals.
Highlights of this opportunity include:
• Full-time, weekday employment (may include occasional Saturday work)
• Fully implemented EMR system (GE Centricity) with one-on-one training provided
• Outpatient work in a family practice/behavioral health clinic setting
• Competitive compensation package
• Continuing education benefit
• Reimbursement of WA State license fees
• Generous paid time off program
• Medical, dental, & vision insurance
• 401(k) retirement plan
• Eligible to apply for loan repayment through the NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program (view details at https://www.hrsa.gov/loanscholarships/repayment/nursing/)
• May be eligible to apply for loan repayment through the Washington Student Achievement Council (view details at http://www.wsac.wa.gov/health-professionals)
The ideal candidate will have a BSN & 3 years’ experience as an RN in an inpatient or outpatient community psychiatric setting. Knowledge of the North Sound Behavioral Health Organization (BHO), motivational interviewing & an integrated behavioral health model is preferred, & a passion for working with diverse & underserved populations is a must! RNs with similar experiences in other settings are welcome to apply.

We are a private, non-profit, federally qualified health center that has been proudly and successfully serving the greater Bellingham area since 1982. Located in the northwest corner of Washington State, we offer comprehensive primary medical, behavioral health, and dental care, along with pharmacy services at 4 locations in Whatcom County serving a diverse and mostly underserved population of all ages. Employing over 230 caring and compassionate employees, we provide access to high quality, affordable health care for all.

Live in a community consistently rated as one of the most desirable in the USA! Nestled on Bellingham Bay at the foot of the Cascade Mountains just a short distance from Seattle, Vancouver BC, and the San Juan Islands, Bellingham is home to 80,000 people and surrounded by several charming small towns. Enjoy all the area has to offer:
• Recreational & Outdoor Activities (Hiking, Biking, Skiing, Snow Boarding, Fishing, Sailing, Kayaking, & Camping)
• Excellent Schools (University, Community College, Technical School, & Outstanding K-12 Educational System)
• Small Town or City Living (Unique Shops, Local Festivals, Farmers Markets, Berry Picking, & Community Events)
• Cultural Activities (Theater, Music, Independent Films, Museums, Art Studios, & Diverse Local Restaurants)
Location: Bellingham

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How to Apply: To apply for this rewarding opportunity and truly make a difference in the community, please visit our web site at www.unitycarenw.org & help us increase the years of healthy life in the people and communities we serve!
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