Ambulatory Psychiatry Float RN - Registered Nurse, Level II

Rochester, NY


This position provides the unique opportunity to work with patients throughout the lifespan ranging from pediatric to geriatric populations across multiple care areas in Ambulatory Psychiatry. The float RN will work temporary assignments to augment staffing in designated areas in a team oriented yet also independent role. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, rooming patients for clinic visits, processing refill requests, prior authorizations, primary care screens, providing in basket coverage, medication administration, coordination of care, and telephone triage. A successful candidate will 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 the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and be flexible to the changing needs of the assignment. One-year 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.

How To Apply

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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Pay Range

Pay Range: $ 33.00 - $ 42.90 Hourly

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum compensation for this job. Individual annual salaries/hourly rates will be set within the job’s compensation range, and will be determined by considering factors including, but not limited to, market data, education, experience, qualifications, expertise of the individual, and internal equity considerations.

Location: Psychiatric Nursing
Full/Part Time:
Schedule: FT, 40 hours Primarily Days