Psych Mental Hlth NP (Inova Fairfax Medical - Adult Inpatient)

Falls Church, Virginia
Jul 01, 2024
Jul 13, 2024
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

We are currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) to join our team at Inova Health Fairfax, specifically focusing on the inpatient adult population. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in psychiatric care, possess excellent clinical skills, and be committed to delivering high-quality mental health services.


  • Conduct comprehensive psychiatric assessments and evaluations of inpatient adults.
  • Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to develop and implement individualized treatment plans.
  • Prescribe and manage psychotropic medications as appropriate.
  • Provide education and support to patients and their families regarding mental health issues and treatment options.
  • Participate in treatment team meetings and contribute to the overall clinical care of patients.


  • Master's or Doctoral degree in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing.
  • Current and unrestricted PMHNP license in the state of Virginia.
  • Board certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.
  • Experience working with inpatient adult populations preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team-based environment.


  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and continuing education.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Employee assistance program and wellness initiatives.

How to Apply: Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter via our online application system. Please include details of your relevant experience, licensure, and certifications.

Recognizing that research and innovation are vital elements to providing world-class patient care, Inova participates in a large number of cutting-edge clinical trials and research projects. Our diverse clinical activities make us a first-class location for scientific research.

Our commitment to ensure high-quality care is strengthened by our range of rigorous professional education programs to improve medical practice skills and patient outcomes. Inova's work extends beyond the walls of our hospitals and outpatient centers. We bring disease-prevention programs, health and exercise classes, and improved access to care for vulnerable children and adults directly to the community through our many outreach programs and partnerships.

At Inova, more than 18,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.

Inova Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, pregnancy (including childbirth, pregnancy-related conditions and lactation), race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristics protected by law.

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