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Summer Nurse Extern - Behavioral Health – Westchester

Job ID 00765536 Location Westchester Behavioral Health Center
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Location

White Plains, New York

Shift:

Rotating (United States of America)

Description:

Experience The Essence of Who We Are,
Person-Center Care Is At Our Core

Launch your nursing career at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, and discover why we’re the nation’s #4-ranked center for Psychiatry (U.S. News & World Report).  

Over a century ago, NewYork-Presbyterian/Westchester Behavioral Health Center introduced the world to moral, humanistic psychiatric care. We blazed the way for use of the Planetree model and are the first behavioral health facility to be recognized as a Planetree Designated Patient-Centered Hospital with Distinction. Our hospital is also a recipient of Magnet from American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Today, top talented nurses continue to use compassionate, evidence-based practices in the #4 ranked Psychiatry program in the nation, according to U.S. News and World Report. It’s a progressive environment—and a premier opportunity for your career. Join a Culture that Supports Excellence in Quality and Patient Satisfaction.

Summer Nurse Extern - Behavioral Health – Westchester

Our Summer Nurse Extern program provides an opportunity for 3rd year nursing students to gain experience in an inpatient psychiatry setting. Culturally-sensitive, patient-centered care means a specialized Women’s Health Unit, an NIMH-funded Eating Disorders Program, a groundbreaking Kosher Unit for specific spiritual and dietary needs, and other premier programs. With Milieu Improvement education, we reduce seclusion and work to eliminate restraints. Nurses work independently, helping adult, adolescent and geriatric populations overcome unique challenges.

Together, we’ve built a healing haven for patients as well as staff. Explore the beauty of our 214-acre campus. Situated in a retreat-like woodlands setting. Help shape the future of psychiatric care—find out how you can be part of this amazing team.

This is a full time day-evening rotating shift position including weekends. This externship will be between June to August.

Required Criteria

  • A matriculated student in a baccalaureate nursing program who is within two semesters of completing the degree requirements
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association

Join a healthcare system where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Here we foster a culture respect, diversity, and inclusion. Enjoy comprehensive and competitive benefits that support you and your family in every aspect of life. Start your life-changing journey today.
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