Advance Practice Nurse (FPMHNP or PMHNP)


Acadia Hospital

Child & Adolescent Ambulatory

Regular Full-time




Maine NP/PA

Northern Light Acadia Hospital is seeking a Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (FPMHNP) or the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) who provides and directs the delivery of psychiatric services under the supervision of a delegated Psychiatrist within the collaborative relationship outlined in Northern Light Acadia Hospital Policies and Procedures. The FPMHNP/ PMHNP is an independently licensed clinician who is responsible and accountable for the research based knowledge, skills, and experience to assess, diagnose, treat, and provide case management for clients with psychiatric and chemical dependency problems. The FPMHNP/ PMHNP therapeutically intervenes in complicated mental health problems using psychotherapy, medication management, and other interventions. The FPMHNP/ PMHNP consults with other healthcare providers to influence the care of patients, affect change in systems, and enhance the ability of others to provide healthcare. The FPMHNP/ PMHNP functions as a clinical leader and as a resource and preceptor for other staff, in program development in guiding group decision-making, in implementing plans, and improving quality of care. Perform any duties and/or responsibilities assigned by Manager or supervisor for which qualified.

Job Requirements:

·         -Must be licensed by the state of Maine as PMH-NP; and must be certified as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).  


·         -Must be licensed by the state of Maine as a Family PMH-NP; and must be certified as a Family Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).


·         -Must be BLS certified. 

Northern Light Acadia Hospital is an acute care, regional psychiatric hospital in Bangor, Maine that is a leader in the provision of tele-psychiatry services, including consultations to regional emergency departments and primary care practices. Northern Light Acadia Hospital offers innovative programming in the form of a behavioral home health, integrated behavioral healthcare in primary care practices, and a mood and memory clinic, which is involved in multiple clinical trials for promising Alzheimer's medications. Other available services include individual therapy, intensive outpatient treatment, ECT, ketamine, inpatient psychiatric treatment and an observation unit. The hospital is the sole corporate member of Northern Light Acadia Healthcare that provides a substance use disorder treatment program, case management services, and other outpatient mental health services in Penobscot, Waldo, and Knox counties. Northern Light Acadia Healthcare is the sole member of Restorative Health, LLC that operates an outpatient mental health clinic in Bangor.

Bangor, Maine is a vibrant small city with easy access to Maine's spectacular coast, mountains, and lakes. Schools rank among New England's best with the flagship campus of the University of Maine located in the neighboring town of Orono. Bangor serves as the regional hub for medicine, the arts, and commerce. Bangor International Airport offers direct and one-stop service to most major destinations. Northern Light Acadia Hospital is a member of Northern Light Health, an integrated statewide health delivery system. Northern Light Health offers a broad range of providers and services, including nine hospitals, primary care and specialty physician practices, long-term care, home health and hospice agencies, and emergency ground and air transport.

Why Northern Light Acadia Hospital?

  • Robust Compensation and Benefits Package
  • Student Loan Reimbursement Programs
  • Relocation Reimbursement
  • Sign on Bonus
  • Flexible Schedules and Exceptional Work/Life Balance
  • Generous CME and Time-Off Benefits
  • Leadership and Teaching Opportunities
  • Stipends Available for Certain Board Certifications


If you are interested in this job, please contact:

Provider Recruitment

Email: providerjobs@northernlight.org



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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.