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APN- Inpatient Behavioral Medicine Unit - Centralia, IL
Behavioral Health | SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Centralia | Centralia, IL | Req #: 18012104

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
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


Position Requirements (General):
Bachelor's Degree for PA-C, Master's Degree for APN
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
1+ years preferred
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.
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Jessica Hall
Jessica Hall
Manager of Physician and Provider Recruitment
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