Association of Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses
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ARNP-Psych Residency

Peninsula Community Health Services


Program Structure
PCHS is accredited through Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). 2019 is the initial year of our 24 month Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Residency Program. The residency is divided into two main components: the first year the resident will be actively precepted by experienced psychiatric nurse practitioners and the second year the resident will practice independently with their own panel under guidance of preceptors.

Applicants must meet the following requirements: be a recent graduate of a Master or DNP programs, have an American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) certification as a Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP), and Washington State License.

How To Apply

Interested parties should email us at sechesbrough@pchsweb.org and you will be sent an application to fill out and return. Applications are being accepted now until August 30, 2019.