Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner

Job ID: 050819100308

Department: Psychiatric Services

Abingdon, VA | Full-time | Monday- Friday

Highlands Community Services (HCS) is a growing community service board based in Abingdon, VA and has provided mental health, substance abuse, and developmental services to the residents of Washington County & Bristol, VA for over 40 years.  HCS offers its employees a competitive benefit plan, a rich paid-time-off policy, and casual wear!

HCS is dedicated to finding employees with integrity, respect, hope, and genuine empathy who have a passion for improving lives and discovering possibilities!

Nurse Practitioner:

  • Evaluate and manage services to consumers approved by supervising physicians as applicable.
  • Provide on-going medication monitoring and follow-ups.
  • As indicated, consult with direct care physicians concerning treatment plans and consumer medical issues.
  • Provide emergency consultation to consumers in crisis.
  • Prescribe medications as indicated by practice standards and consumer needs.
  • Educate consumers and their families concerning medications and diagnoses.
  • Provide support to nursing staff. 

Minimum Qualifications: Current/Active License as a Nurse Practitioner with the privilege to practice in the State of Virginia as an Adult/Family or Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner & Two (2) years’ experience with children & youth and/or adults in a Psychiatric Setting.

In order to be considered for the position:

  • Complete the online application at
  • Submit a formal resume with the application.

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Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer

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