University of Rochester Strong Ties Clinic Position - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in Rochester, New York

Schedule

Full time position M-F days

Responsibilities

The Strong Ties Community Support Clinic is a team-based outpatient mental health clinic that serves adults who are coping with issues related to severe and persistent mental illness. These include, but are not limited to, anxiety disorders, depression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. Our clinic offers services such as group therapy, medication management, an onsite pharmacy, and satellite laboratory services. By supporting patients and their families, we help to reduce impairments, prevent relapse, achieve each patient’s treatment goals, and keep patients safe in the community. In this position, the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners will assess, diagnose, and treat individuals and families using their full scope of therapeutic skills, including pharmacotherapy.The Nurse Practitioner is responsible for direct patient care, documentation of care delivered, adherence to hospital and nursing policies, procedures and practice standards, education of patients and staff, assurance of service excellence, completion of state and hospital-required reviews of practice, and participation in performance improvement activities. Qualifications -New York State License as a Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry with ANCC Board Certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner within 6 months of hire.

Qualifications

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.

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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Job Title: Strong Ties Clinic Position - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Location: Psychiatric Department

Job ID: 214044

Regular/Temporary: Regular