Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Perm Position, Full Time, Southcentral Alaska

1918SG  – Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Perm Position, Full Time, Southcentral Alaska

A WMS client is seeking a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner for a full time perm position.  This position is located in the greater Anchorage area. The advanced practice provider (NP) will be responsible for primary care of patients in a family psychiatry/mental health setting. Under the general supervision of the Medical Director, the APRN is responsible for providing direct primary care services and consultation with the clinical, medical, and psychiatric staff. The nearest large city is Anchorage, which is approximately a one-hour drive away. This location offers the perfect combination of breathtaking views and world-class outdoor recreation!

This is an in-clinic, 40-hour-per-week position.


  • Full Time
  • Primary Care Only, No Call
  • Monday-Friday, 8-hour shifts
  • 10-20 patients/day, depending on if new or established


  • Provide direct team based family psychiatry/mental health services to persons serviced in clinic
  • Abide by the schedule of hours formulated by clinic
  • Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to use Electronic Medical Record

Basic Requirements

  • MSN and current Alaska APRN license with specialty Family Psychiatric/Mental Health
  • Current prescriptive qualifications under the Controlled Substances Registration Certificate requirement of the Federal Drug Enforcement Agency
  • Certifications: CPR certification must be obtained within 2 weeks of hire. CPI (Nonviolent Crisis Intervention) certification must be obtained when offered through the agency; may substitute MANDT certificate for CPI
  • Work experience:3 years experience serving individuals with severe and persistent mental illness.
  • Must be able to clear background check 
  • Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 

Compensation Details:

  • Pay: $124,800 + DOE 
  • $10,000 Sign on Bonus
  • Loan Repayment Programs
  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Generous PTO
  • 401K with employer match + More!

About Us:

At Wilderness Medical Staffing, we know you want a fulfilling career where you can practice meaningful medicine with less burnout. We believe that practicing medicine should be an adventure and understand what it feels like to be in your position because our company was founded by a provider like you over 11 years ago. We’re a purpose-driven locum tenens and permanent placement staffing company that actively staffs over 150 amazing rural and remote locations in the northwest United States and Alaska.

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