PMHNP in Reading, PA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 12/20/2021

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TOWER BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

TBH is a Joint Venture between Tower Health and Acadia Healthcare. The region offers excellent schools, colleges, parks, and lower than expected cost of living. You can enjoy country living with easy access to shore points, two airports and major metro areas, such as Philadelphia, Washington DC, and New York City. Our Behavioral Programs provide 60min for intake appointments, 30min for transfers, and 15 min for follow-ups / medical checks for Adults.  

Acadia Healthcare owns & operates over 252 facilities throughout the US, Acadia provides psychiatric and chemical dependency services to its patients in a variety of settings, including inpatient psychiatric hospitals, specialty treatment facilities, residential treatment centers, outpatient clinics and therapeutic school-based programs. Acadia is a leading provider of behavioral healthcare services. 

Details for inpatient position:

  • 144-bed, state-of-the-art psychiatric inpatient treatment facility
  • 1 story facility; 24-beds on each unit with capacity to sub-divide into 11 & 13- bed units
  • Semi private and private patient rooms; visible, on unit patient care areas for clinical group therapy, individual therapy & group activities with a private patient courtyard for every 24- bed complement; expansive patient cafeteria for off-unit dining with large private outdoor dining space that also serves as additional outdoor activity space for patients; and two half court indoor gyms for off-unit activates
  • Weekday rounding for adult, child and adolescents, working closely with unit psychiatrist
  • Provider lounge includes 2 sleeping rooms and full bathrooms, large spacious private lounge for dining with computers and comfortable seating.

Other opportunities include:

  • Monday – Friday inpatient rounding adult, child and adolescent
  • Partial Hospitalization & Assertive Community Treatment Team
  • Weekend rounding
  • ECT/TMS

Additional Psychiatric services offered by Tower Health’s Reading Hospital and TBH include: a 30-bed medical complexity unit, a 20-bed residential substance abuse detox and rehab, a dedicated C/L service, extensive outpatient services throughout Berks County, including partial hospitalization and an Assertive Community Treatment Program. Other services include Medication Assisted Treatment, Behavioral Medicine Pain Management, and a Senior Assessment Program.

Andrew Diffenbaugh

andy.diffenbaugh@acadiahealthcare.com