Nurse Practitioner Assistant

We are looking for an Assistant to the Nurse Practitioner to join our team!!  This is a part-time position working 25 hours 5 days a week.  You will be assisting our two Nurse Practitioners with Physchopharmacological medication treatments for patients with one or both substance use disorder and behavioral health issues in our Amesbury location.

Responsibilities include:

  • Prior authorizations
  • Pharmacy Calls – med line
  • Triaging bridge script requests
  • Other refill & medication questions
  • Triage calls from patients
  • Follow up on urine drug screens
  • Facilitate patient filling out screening forms (PHQ9, GAD7, etc.)
  • Help schedule/re-schedule patient appointments
  • Any other duties deemed appropriate and necessary by Link House, Inc.


  • Formal education, Certified Drug and Alcohol Abuse Counselor, Alcohol and Drug Counselor License preferred.
  • Training and/or life experience in human services and a working knowledge of addiction and recovery


  • Psychiatric Nursing background preferred or equivalent formal training in supervision or volunteer work in human services.

About us:

Link House Inc. was founded in 1972 as a recovery home for men struggling with alcohol addiction who wanted to take charge of their lives. We are now in our 50th year of service and provide programs for both men and women who are in search of recovery. We are proud that our exceptional staff has served over 5000 men and women from the North Shore and the Merrimac Valley helping them achieve sobriety.

Our outpatient center, CBHATS, is in it’s 2nd year.  The Center is dually licensed in mental health and substance use disorder providing therapy and medication management.

We offer:

  • Individual, family and group support
  • Psychopharm evaluations and medication management
  • Recovery Coaching
  • Community education and support
  • Open weeknights and Saturdays

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