University of Rochester Medical and Pediatric Emergency Room at SMH - Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner - 216648 in Rochester, New York
Medical and Pediatric Emergency Room at SMH - Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
FT position available, 12 hour shift (11:00 am – 11 pm), occasional weekends
Provide psychiatric evaluations, interventions and consultations, including obtaining collateral information, in the Medical ED for patients whose primary or significantly secondary reason for being in the Medical ED is Psych related but the patient’s initial presentation does not require a CPEP level of care. Phone consultation with CPEP psychiatrist is available and re-triage to CPEP appropriate for patients who are evaluated to likely need psychiatric admission or require further stabilization in a CPEP environment. Qualifications: ANCC Board Certified as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and at least one year of experience as an NP in some kind of an acute psychiatric setting.
Requires a Master's Degree in Nursing or related field and an active New York State license in good standing. Applicants will have 5 years experience as an RN with one to three years of leadership experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. The Nurse Practitioner influences the quality and delivery of care in various roles including consultant, researcher, mentor, and practitioner. This role may be unit, program, or service based and is involved in continuous quality improvement initiatives.
Completion of an AMA approved Physician Assistant program, licensure in good standing, and certified as a Registered Physician Assistant. Demonstrated clinical competence, superior verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal effectiveness and customer relation skills, computer competence and must have an active desire to learn. This role may be unit, program, or service based and is involved in continuous quality improvement initiatives.
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.
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