University of Rochester Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP) Regulatory Preparation and Safety Nurse - Level IV - Asst Nurse Manager in Rochester, New York


FT position, D/E/N


This dynamic and exciting new positon within the CPEP will actively engage staff and support the nursing leadership team in regulatory agency preparation and completion of all hospital established safety nurse activities. The ideal candidate will have a quality improvement and or/patient safety back ground with strong project management and follow through skills. Expertise in the clinical and functional operations of the CPEP is essential with a minimum of 3-5 years of clinical expertise in hospital settings. Duties will include all of the Unit Regulatory Champion role activities and the Safety Nurse role activities as outlined in SMH Nursing Administration policy 12.3a. Additionally there will be a strong emphasis on completion of unit level incident report reviews and unit level individual/team educational follow-up based on gathered quality data. BSN required. PMH ANCC certification preferred. Candidate must demonstrate flexibility and adapts to changes in work environment, demonstrate excellence in customer service, possess strong computer skills, and be highly motivated to see projects to completion while practicing the ICARE and PFCC values.


Requires a BSN or matriculation in a BSN program from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State license in good standing. Applicants will have a minimum of 5 years or RN experience. This position is a member of the unit/service leadership team, demonstrates the ability to develop standards of care, unit/service goals, and objectives, and provides consultation and expertise in delivering patient care.

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: Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP) Regulatory Preparation and Safety Nurse - Level IV - Asst Nurse Manager

Location: Psychiatric Nursing

Job ID: 211075

Regular/Temporary: Regular