This position is 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday, 9:00 am-5:30 pm.
The Outpatient Psychiatry Nurse Coordinator participates in direct evaluation of a patient’s physical and emotional status. The Outpatient Psychiatry Nurse Coordinator provides education to patients and families/caregivers, regarding medication, diagnosis, behavior management, available, and appropriate resources. He/she acts as a liaison to patients and families in accessing and identifying issues and needs to be reviewed by the Psychiatrist. The Outpatient Psychiatry Nurse Coordinator helps to promote continuity of care between the outpatient clinician, patient/family, and outside agencies.