Location: NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Breakthrough Behavioral Health:
Nursing Leaders Make It Possible
NewYork-Presbyterian is ranked #4 in the nation for Behavioral Health (U.S.News & World Report) – and transformational nursing leaders make it possible. Here, the 32-bed Payne Whitney Manhattan unit provides evidence-based care for substance abuse, psychotic and schizoaffective cases, as well as 24/7 emergency psychiatric care. Our unit has even achieved Planetree affiliation, a testament to our humanistic approach.
At NewYork-Presbyterian, you have the opportunity to make your mark on the nursing profession. Explore this chance to deliver strong leadership at the #1-ranked hospital in New York:
Manage all aspects of care delivery as Patient Care Director of the Payne Whitney Manhattan psychiatric unit. Direct, monitor and evaluate nursing care while working closely with social workers, activity therapists, psychiatrists and substance abuse counselors to advance a restorative environment.
This role assumes front line responsibility for staff performance, quality improvement and fiscal effectiveness. You’ll work closely with high-profile clinical leaders, in support of Multidisciplinary Grand Rounds and other interdisciplinary initiatives. And you’ll foster a safe, patient-focused environment that helps nurses realize their fullest potential.
Step into a culture of highest-ever patient and employee satisfaction scores. Shape strategic initiatives for even higher standards in the future.
Qualified candidates must demonstrate superior leadership and communication skills. Master's in Nursing or related field and NYS licensure are required, along with three to five years’ progressive management experience.. Candidates with ANCC psychiatric nursing certification are highly preferred, and must have previous inpatient experience.
Benefits include hospital retirement contributions, tuition reimbursement, financial planning assistance, hospital housing and more. Join us, and channel the power of best-in-class behavioral health to transform lives – starting with your own.
#1 in New York. #7 in the Nation. - U.S.News & World Report, "America's Best Hospitals 2012-2013"
Discover why we're #1 in New York - an unparalleled pursuit of excellence in patient care and the widest array of choices for your career. We're inviting the best professionals to work side-by-side to lead the way.
We are an equal opportunity employer.