University of Rochester Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant - 230413 in Rochester, New York
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant Job ID 230413Location Psychiatric Department Full/Part Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Schedule
FT position available, Monday through FridayResponsibilities
The psychiatric APP will work collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary team on an acute geriatric inpatient psychiatric unit. The APP will work with an attending and social worker on a team of 11 patients, providing assessments, medication management and as needed consults for geriatric patients with severe and persistent mental illness, with and without medical comorbidities. Excellent team, interpersonal, and communication skills are a must. The NP/PA will also participate in the education of learners (students and new employees), using clinical learning experiences, knowledge sharing and skill training. Qualifications: must be a licensed as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant in NYS and possess ANCC Certification as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. At least one year of experience in an acute setting preferred. Requires a Master's Degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant related field and an active New York State license in good standing.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.
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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