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Registered Nurse - Neurology and Rehab Center at Unity Hospital

Rochester, New York

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Overview

A career in long-term care provides meaningful relationships with residents and loved ones while improving their quality of life. Our collaborative team structures and flexible scheduling allow for work-life balance and overall job satisfaction.

We provide the tools, tuition, and guidance to allow our employees to grow from Licensed Practical Nurse all the way to leadership positions.

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Responsibilities

Job ID REQ_155791 FACILITY Unity Hospital LOCATION Rochester, New York

Established in 1989, the Golisano Restorative Neurology & Rehabilitation Center provides a complete range of services to adults and children with neurological, orthopaedic, and complex medical conditions. No other facility in New York state - and very few in the country - offer our exceptional variety of resources and services. We are unique for several reasons:

  • The largest program in the Finger Lakes region
  • Accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for Comprehensive Integrated Inpatient Rehabilitation, Brain Injury, and Stroke
  • The only program in Western New York that is CARF-accredited for Brain Injury and Stroke that serves children and adolescents

SUMMARY:
As a Registered Nurse (RN), you’re the engine and the heart of patient care at Rochester Regional Health. You make a positive difference every single day in the lives of our patients, their family members and visitors – going above and beyond to meet their needs with courtesy, kindness, respect and compassion. 

STATUS: Full Time
LOCATION:
1555 Long Pond Road Rochester, NY 14626
DEPARTMENT: 
Restorative Neurology & Rehabilitation Center
SCHEDULE: Evening/ Night schedule with an EO weekend and Holiday rotation  

ATTRIBUTES:

  • Compassionate, warm and patient focused

  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Exceptional documentation skills and professional behavior

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Patient Care & Service. Promote and restore patients' health by completing the nursing process; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; performing various treatment procedures; providing physical, educational and emotional support to patients, friends and families; supervising assigned team members

  • Planning & Communication. Develop and document individualized care plans customized for each patient’s unique needs, with support from the interdisciplinary health team as needed; maintain effective communication to convey patient health status, treatment plans and progress

  • Electronic Health Record (EHR) Management. Demonstrate proficient use of an EHR – including accurate patient and provider documentation and communication

  • Compliance. Adhere to required department and system protocols, regulations (local, state, federal) and education requirements

EDUCATION BS: Nursing (Required)
LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS RN - Registered Nurse - New York State Education Department (NYSED); BLS - Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (AHA)

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Helping you grow

Discover all the ways Rochester Regional Health supports your professional development and personal growth in Long Term Care.

LPN Residency Program

A 12-month, accredited program designed to help all newly licensed nurses as they transition into clinical practice.

This program lets our nurses develop their clinical expertise while they form strong and lasting relationships with their peers.

Clinical Ladder

We empower our nurses to develop professionally through advancement on our clinical ladder. In return for advancing, nurses receive monetary recognition with an add-on of up to $3.00 per/hr.

TUITION assistance

As a full-time employee, you can receive low or no cost tuition to advance your nursing degree. Assistance rates are:

Assistance rates are:

  • LPN to ASN: $3,000

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Find Your Way

Rochester Regional Health makes finding the career path that is right for you our top priority. Learn more about the programs we have developed to help you build a successful and fulfilling nursing career.

Rochester Regional Health nurses are automatically enrolled in our fully accredited 12-month Nurse Residency program, allowing you to learn alongside knowledgeable professionals and while taking one of two paths:

Paid Training Program

  • Excel Nursing Program
  • Explore Nursing Program
  • New Graduate Nursing Fellowships

or

Bedside on Expansive Specialty Units

  • Cardiology
  • Oncology
  • Neuro/Stroke
  • Surgical
  • Acute Medicine

Following your residency and with the guidance of our skilled leadership team, you will have the opportunity to select the career path that interests you, including these common paths:

  • bedside nursing

  • clinical education

  • nursing leadership

  • operations

Bedside RN

Become a specialist within the expansive specialty unit that you are most passionate about, including:

  • Long Term Care
  • Short-term rehabilitation
  • Long-term rehabilitation
  • Joint replacement and complex fracture recovery
  • Complex Wound Care Respite Care
  • IV Therapy
  • Pain Management
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Hospice Care
  • Respite Care
  • Pain Management
  • Speech, Physical and occupational therapy
  • Transitional Services
  • Neurobehavioral care
  • Post-acute Care
  • Ventilator Care
  • Orthopedic Rehab
  • Peritoneal Dialysis and Hemodialysis
Courtney Schulzev - LPN, Rochester Regional Health

Courtney Schulze
LPN
LPN, Rochester Regional Health

Nurse Education

Help others broaden their skills and proficiencies as a:

  • Mentor
  • Nurse Educator
  • Nursing Aide Training Program Instructor
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Marcella Carr RN, BSN
Manager, LTC, Nursing
Clifton Springs Hospital

Nursing Leadership

Lead the way for other nurses with positions that include:

  • Clinical Nurse Leader
  • Off-shift Director
  • Nurse Manager
  • Assistant Director of Nursing
  • Director of Nursing
  • Nursing Administrator
  • CNO
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Kristina butler RN, BSN
Director, LTC Nursing,
DeMay Living Center

Operations

Take care of every person at every level by joining departments that require your expertise including:

  • Call Center
  • Care Management
  • Clinical Informatics
  • Infection Prevention
  • Nurse Recruitment (HR)
  • Patient Safety & Quality
  • Performance Improvement
  • Utilization Review
Chelsea E. reff - MBA, RN-BC, BSN. Nurse Compensation Manager, Rochester Regional Health.

Chelsea E. reff MBA, RN-BC, BSN
Nurse Compensation Manager,
Rochester Regional Health

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