CPEP - Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program - CRN - Registered Nurse, Level IV

Rochester, NY


The CPEP CRN will serve as a leader and clinical support to provide efficient flow of patients through the CPEP process and to the inpatient units. The CPEP CRN will work collaboratively with CPEP leadership in assuring smooth clinical practice and the maintenance of clinical standards. This may also include assisting with education and implementation of process changes. The CRN will be responsible for assisting in the management of acute psychiatric conditions, in addition to leading debriefings with our interdisciplinary team. Excellent interpersonal, communication, and prioritization skills required. Also, must have excellent critical thinking skills and be an expert at patient engagement and verbal de-escalation. This is a dynamic environment with a highly skilled staffing prepared to assess complex patient presentations in order to determine appropriate intervention and disposition.


Applicant must have 3-5 years of PMH nursing experience. BSN, leadership experience and PMH certification preferred.

How To Apply

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. 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.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Pay Range

Pay Range: $ 85,280 - $119,392 Annually

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: D/E/N position