Nurse Manager Inpatient Psych

An exciting opportunity with a reputable hospital in New York is now available as a Nurse Manager Inpatient Psych.

 This cutting edge, state of the art medical center continues to deliver high-quality patient care to individuals throughout New York and New Jersey. Recognized by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, this facility is one of only hospitals in the nation to achieve outstanding patient outcomes in three categories; heart attack, heart failure and pneumonia. Other notable specialties offered at this highly-accredited hospital include their teaching program, surgical department, women and children’s services, and behavioral health programs.

 The Nurse Manager Inpatient Psych will work for a hospital that is known for the behavioral and mental health departments. These multidisciplinary departments are designed to support both a pediatric and adult population. Through comprehensive assessments, treatment planning, therapeutic services and programs, patients and their families will be supported by a dedicated team of physicians, specialists, social workers, nurses, and programs to meet the needs of an of each individual. This hospital offers multiple inpatient psychiatric units with 24-hour nursing care, on-call physicians, and social workers for patients requiring hospitalization, along with several outpatient programs, wellness and recovery services designed for an adult, geriatric and pediatric population.

Reporting to the Senior Director of Nursing, the Nurse Manager Inpatient Psych will be accountable for overseeing a 70+ bed inpatient psychiatric unit with over 125+ FTE, including a Nurse Educator, Assistant Nurse Managers, Charge Nurses, Registered Nurses across multiple specialties, medical assistants, technicians, and ancillary staff. Responsibilities of the Nurse Manager Inpatient Psych department include overseeing operational work flow across multiple mental and behavioral health units, cross collaborating with multidisciplinary staff, developing quality performance improvement initiatives, and managing operational and fiscal budgets. Additionally, the Nurse Manager Inpatient Psych unit will be up to date on best practices so they’re able to lead by example and closely work with the nurse educator to develop educational curriculum, and update processes, policy and procedures to meet the unit’s needs.  

Ideally the Nurse Manager Inpatient Psych will have prior management experience overseeing an inpatient psychiatric, mental, or behavioral health unit, along with a recent clinical background. The Nurse Manager Inpatient Psych should also hold their BSN and active RN license (either currently hold New York RN license or willing to obtain before determined start date).

Come work for a hospital located in the greater New York region. The Nurse Manager Inpatient Psych could live in Brooklyn, Queens, Long Island, Manhattan, Staten Island or even the suburbs of New Jersey. With a great work-life balance, the Nurse Manager Inpatient Psych will be picnicking at the local parks, attending different Broadway shows, visiting historic museums, shopping in downtown New York, taking day trips to the beach, and much more.

An opportunity to work alongside a team of highly specialized individuals at one of the Top 10 Hospitals in the Nation for Clinical Excellence (based on data published by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) doesn’t come around often. Plus the hospital is actively interviewing and preparing to offer a seasoned leader a compressive compensation package that includes a highly competitive salary, full suite of healthcare benefits, different commuter benefit plans, employee discount programs, and more. Don’t wait, learn more and apply today!