University of Rochester Ambulatory Psychiatry Float RN - Registered Nurse-Level II in Rochester, New York


FT position available


This dynamic new position will work across multiple care areas in Ambulatory Psychiatry mental health clinics. A team oriented yet independent RN to work temporary assignments to augment staffing in designated areas. Responsibilities will include, but not limited to, processing refill requests, prior authorizations, brief medical screens, providing in basket coverage, coordination of care, returning patient phone calls and telephone triage, AED check. The nurse may be asked to cover these tasks for more than one vacancy concurrently. The Ambulatory Psychiatry Float RN role functions under CMS, Joint Commission and OMH regulations related to providing quality, cost effective patient care that translates into improved patient outcomes. It is expected that the Float RN will be familiar with associated regulatory requirements for collection of meaningful use information. Must possess strong assessment and communication skills, be proactive and independent in decision making and have good organizational skills. The candidate must be able to demonstrate flexibility and the ability to work in a fast paced environment and be flexible to the changing needs of the assignment. 2 years of Psychiatric experience required, outpatient experience preferred.


Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing. 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: Ambulatory Psychiatry Float RN - Registered Nurse-Level II

Location: Psychiatric Nursing

Job ID: 201240

Regular/Temporary: Regular