71600 - Medical Intensive Care Unit - Clinical Nurse Leader/Clinical Nurse Specialist/Nurse Educator/Master Prepared RN

Rochester, NY


Come join an innovative and dynamic team of dedicated nurses on the Medical ICU. The unit-based Master Prepared RN will provide highly skilled direct patient care, serve as an advocate for individual patients and families, and provide mentorship to nursing staff and other members of the healthcare team. The candidate will work directly with the staff as well as the leadership team as a change agent, educator, and mentor to drive excellent patient and unit outcomes. In this role, the Master Prepared RN will assess, design, implement, and evaluate programs at the unit level. The ideal candidate will have a background in quality improvement/patient safety, translation of evidence into practice, project management, professional development, and communication and collaboration skills. This position requires 30% direct clinical time at the unit level, including but not limited to patient assignments, orientation, charge, and staff and patient rounding. Preferred applicants will have a minimum of 4 years nursing experience with 2 years of critical care experience. Nursing Master’s degree required (Clinical Nurse Specialist, Clinical Nursing Leader, or Master’s in Nursing Education preferred). Prior demonstrated leadership experience in nursing desired. Must obtain specialty professional certification within 2 years of hire.


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 Clinical Nurse Specialist 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.

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

Location: Critical Care Nursing
Full/Part Time:
Schedule: FT position available, primarily days