Ophthalmology - Registered Nurse, Level II

Rochester, NY


The Flaum Eye Institute, Fingerlakes region’s most comprehensive resource for the diagnosis and treatment of eye disease, seeks an RN to join a small but dynamic nursing team. Flaum Eye Institute is a 2022 University of Rochester Presidential Stronger as One Diversity Award Winner. Accordingly, t his position requires the ability to promote equitable healthcare of the highest order to a diverse patient population as part of an interdisciplinary care team . The roles and responsibilities of the RN in the FEI Clinic include but are not limited to: assistance with laser procedures, IV administration of dye for angiography, set-up for intravitreal injections, minor OR procedures, telephone triage, and patient education. Clinic RN will work in collaboration with our dedicated team of subspecialists , ophthalmic technologists, residents, clerical staff and administration to assure efficient, quality service in a fast-paced environment. Strong communication skills are required; must be able to navigate discussions cross-culturally with staff, patients, and families to promote a compassionate care environment. 3 years of RN experience preferred; ambulatory or procedural experience a plus.


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 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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Pay Range

Pay Range: $33.00 - $42.90

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum annual salary for this faculty position. Individual salaries will be determined within the job’s salary 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. Incentive-based compensation may also be applicable and will be discussed during the hiring process.

Location: Ambulatory Nursing
Full/Part Time:
Schedule: PT (20 hours) position available. Primarily days, 8 and 10 hour shifts, no nights, weekends, holidays, or call.