University of Rochester 21800 - Short Stay Unit - Registered Nurse-Level I - II in Rochester, New York


FT/PT positions available, D/E/N, 8 and 12-hour shifts, holidays and weekends per unit policy, on-call responsibilities.


New Graduates (Level 1) are eligible for the med/surg Residency Program. The residency program is designed to assist the novice graduate nurse to successfully transition to a competent professional nurse. Nurse must have less than one year prior experience in acute care and plan for a two year commitment upon program completion.This unit’s patient population includes all acute medical/trauma/surgical patients admitted from the Emergency Department. This is an exciting, fast paced, rapid turnover unit where nurses demonstrate strong critical thinking and organizational skills. Provide direct care to patients across the age spectrum in a fast paced collaborative environment. Responsibilities will include organizing nursing care for patients admitted but awaiting bed placement and evaluating the success of a new model of care. Individuals must be creative, flexible and motivated and possess excellent communication skills.



Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing.

Level I Applicants will have less than 6-12 months of RN experience.

Level II Applicants will have a minimum of 6-12 months of RN experience. This position assumes the charge nurse role, actively participates in unit/service activities, supports co-workers, and assesses unit needs.

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

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Job Title: 21800 - Short Stay Unit - Registered Nurse-Level I - II

Location: Medical Surgical Nursing

Job ID: 201515

Regular/Temporary: Regular