May 08, 2020
San Francisco VA Medical Center
Post-Graduate Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner PMHNP Residency
A major goal of this program is to create better access to mental health care for Veterans and to prepare new nurse practitioners for full and autonomous expert patient centered care of Veterans with complex mental health issues.
This 12-month residency is designed for new NPs with a commitment to serving the Veteran population. The program prepares new NPs to become confident and competent specialty care providers by providing didactic seminars, Grand Rounds, supervised and independent clinical practice, specialty rotations, leadership training, inter-professional simulations, and tele-mental health training during the 12-month period. Upon completion of this program, graduates will receive a residency completion certificate from the residency program.