Remote Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant – Virtual Care Psychiatry Nights – Indiana

Job Overview

  • Clinical License APRN, PMHNP, PA-C
  • State(s) IN

Indiana University Health Virtual Behavioral Health is looking to add a Night shift Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to its staff in Indianapolis. The Behavioral Health Hub offers 24/7 access to providers, social workers and therapists for our IU Health hospitals throughout the state. As part of IU Health’s strategic plan to improve the health of Hoosiers by focusing on mental health, we serve our hospitals and provide timely access to behavioral health care needs.

Position Highlights:

  • Opportunity to work in a virtual space from home
  • Ability to work with a diverse patient population
  • Full-time, 0.9 FTE
    • 3, 12-hr shifts/week
    • 6pm-6am
    • 2 required holidays per year
  • Provide psychiatric consults to 15+ emergency departments, inpatient units and primary care offices throughout the state
    • 80% inpatient, 20% outpatient
  • Primary focus will be crisis assessment, including dispositioning patients presenting suicidal ideation, homicidal ideation, suicide attempts, acute psychosis, and substance abuse treatment. Medication management, medication and treatment recommendations, capacity evaluations, and triage are also significant components of this position.
  • Ideal candidate must feel comfortable working independently and collaborating with an interdiciplinary team of social workers, nurses, and other care team members.


  • BE/BC PMHNP or PA, required
  • Licensure in the state of Indiana, required
  • Licensure in home state (if out of state), required
  • Minimum 1 year experience in psychiatry or significant psychiatric provider experience, required
  • Psychiatric related training preferred

IU Health offers a value-based compensation package that includes: group insurance (health, dental, life, disability), 401k with company match, generous PTO, CME allowance/time off, relocation assistance, and malpractice insurance coverage.

Community Description

Indianapolis, Indiana, the 17th largest U.S. city, is a sophisticated city blending charm and culture with a wonderful balance of business and leisure.  Residents of this dynamic city enjoy:

  • Leading educational system and top-ranked universities, paired with a diverse population
  • Vibrant downtown offering arts, theaters, world-class museums, zoo, concerts and memorials
  • Named to U.S. News & World Report’s 2023-2024 list of the best places to live in the United States
  • Top ranked international airport: “Best Airport in North America” twelve consecutive years
  • Ranked by Niche in 2023 as one of the most diverse counties in America, as well as one of the best cities to live in and buy a house in the country
  • Historic neighborhoods with surrounding cultural districts and low cost of living
  • Outdoor recreation includes golfing, boating and unique parks
  • Home of the Colts (NFL), Fever (WNBA), Pacers (NBA), Indians (MiLB), Indianapolis 500 (IndyCar) and the nation’s largest half marathon
  • Close proximity to Chicago, St. LouisLouisville, and Cincinnati

Client Description

Rewarding Physician and Advanced Provider employment opportunities await at Indiana University Health.

Indiana University Health is the largest health system in Indiana and among the top ten largest single-state nonprofit health systems in the United States. IU Health has a unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine, one of the nation’s leading medical schools. As an academic health system, IU Health works with IUSM to train physicians, blending breakthrough research and treatments with the highest quality of patient care. Its strategic service lines, cancer, cardiovascular, neuroscience, orthopedics, pediatrics and transplant have received national recognition for quality patient care over the decades.

IU Health is comprised of hospitals, physicians and allied services dedicated to providing preeminent care throughout Indiana and beyond with significant success across multiple clinical programs resulting in national recognition:

  • Ranked as the number one health system in the state of Indiana by U.S. News & World Report
  • Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and is the only nationally ranked children’s hospital in Indiana.
  • With more than 200 physician researchers leading the way to new treatments, IU Health Simon Cancer Center is Indiana’s only National Cancer Institute-designated patient care center.

A private, nonprofit organization, Indiana University Health owns, or is affiliated with, 16 urban, suburban and rural hospitals and health centers throughout Indiana. With close ties to the Indiana University School of Medicine, more than half of the school’s physicians practice, supervise, and teach residents and fellows at one of Indiana University Health’s hospitals.

At IU Health, we are committed to advancing a culture where all people can come together while we work to equitably improve the health of all Hoosiers. Working together, our health system fosters an environment in which differences are respected and valued.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.





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