Job ID: 2019-6322 Type: Student Health Center # of Openings: 1 Category: Student Services/Athletics New York University
The NYU Student Health Center (SHC) is seeking a Per Diem Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (14 hours per week). Working in collaboration of a psychiatrist, provide high quality patient care to a diverse University community in accordance with established standards and medical ethics, and with policies and procedures of the Student Health Center. Provide high quality direct patient care in accordance with established standards (i.e. current medical and nursing protocols authorized by NY State). Meet students for psychiatric intake evaluations, psychiatric follow up sessions and drop in or walk-in sessions. Assess their problems, prescribe medications, consult with other medical specialists, refer for ongoing treatment as indicated. Prepare and maintain accurate and thorough counseling records. This position will provide high quality psychiatric assessments and treatment of NYU students.
The Student Health Center (SHC) at New York University (NYU) is a dynamic health care service that supports the well-being and academic success of over 60,000 students studying all over the world. The SHC near Washington Square is our main facility for medical services and houses Primary Care, Women’s Health, Medical Specialties, Radiology, Physical Therapy, Pharmacy and more. This site is also home to and integrated with Counseling and Wellness, one of the most robust college mental health services in the U.S.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree in Nursing and NYS Nurse Practitioner license in appropriate specialty with prescription privileges
Preferred Education: Masters degree in Nursing
Required Experience: Required: 4 years relevant experience in ambulatory setting including 2 years as Nurse Practitioner or an equivalent combination.
Preferred Experience: Outpatient experience in counseling and prescribing with a student or young adult population.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent interpersonal, communication, and listening skills. Must have CPR certification.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Willingness and ability to meet flexible work schedule.
Founded in 1831, New York University is now one of the largest private universities in the United States. Of the more than 3,000 colleges and universities in America, New York University is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities.