University of Rochester Psychiatry Acute Services Flex Provider ¿ Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant in Rochester, New York

Schedule

FT position available

Responsibilities

The Psychiatry Acute Services Flex Provider is a dynamic full time opportunity to work in Acute Psychiatry, providing care across the lifespan for all Department of Psychiatry Acute Services including Adult and Child Inpatient, Adult and Child Partial Hospital Programs and Geriatric Inpatient Psychiatry. The Psychiatry Acute Services Flex Provider is a critical member of the multidisciplinary team including MD, NP/PA, Nursing, Psychology, Social work and Activities therapy.The NP/PA provides diagnostic and psychotherapeutic services including psychopharmacologic intervention, individual assessment and individual, group and family psychotherapy intervention. While prior acute services psychiatric experience is of benefit, this is an ideal position for a novice NP/PA who desires acquisition of lifespan experience in assessment and management of acute psychiatric conditions, while doing so within the support of a multidisciplinary team approach to care. NYS RN License. Master’s Degree in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing or Physician Assistant and NYS license as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant.

Qualifications

Nurse Practitioner

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.

Physician Assistant

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.

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: Psychiatry Acute Services Flex Provider ¿ Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Location: Psychiatric Department

Job ID: 209446

Regular/Temporary: Regular