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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/13/23

Applications Due02/09/24

Vacancy ID143925

AgencyAttorney General, Office of the

Title Legal Nurse: RNs Analyze & Assist Attorneys w/Med Mal Cases - NYC (CLA_NYC_ MA_6299)

Occupational CategoryLegal

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $81278 to $81278 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5

Workday

From 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? Yes

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County New York

Street Address 28 Liberty Street

City New York

StateNY

Zip Code10005

Minimum Qualifications The ideal candidate must have a current license, and be registered to practice as a registered professional nurse or licensed physician in New York State. It is preferred that the candidate have at least three (3) years of registered nursing experience or licensed physician experience in one or more of the following areas: Obstetrics/Gynecology, Geriatrics, Emergency Medicine or Medical/Surgical.

Duties Description The Medical Malpractice Unit of the Claims Bureau in the Office of the New York State Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an experienced Medical Analyst to serve in the New York City office. The Medical Malpractice Unit is responsible for defending the State against medical malpractice claims for personal injury and/or wrongful death alleged to have been caused by the State or its employees.

Medical Analysts assigned to the Claims Bureau will analyze and review claims containing allegations of medical malpractice; assist attorneys in the preparation and defense of medical malpractice cases; review voluminous medical records; draft detailed memorandum outlining the medical treatment offered and determine if appropriate care and treatment was rendered; perform relevant medical research and literature searches relevant to the allegations; assist attorneys and others on medical issues; and communicate with hospital medical staff and risk managers.

Additional Comments The salary for this position is $78,191 + $3,087 in location pay. As an employee of the OAG, you will join a team of dedicated individuals who work to serve the people of our State through a wide variety of occupations. We offer a comprehensive New York State benefits package, including paid leave, health, dental, vision and retirement benefits, and family-friendly policies. Additionally, the OAG offers a robust Workplace Flexibilities Program with multiple options for employees, including telecommuting (up to two days per week) and alternative work schedules.

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Name Legal Recruitment Unit

Telephone 212-416-8080

Fax

Email Address recruitment@ag.ny.gov

Address

Street NYS Office of the Attorney General

Legal Recruitment Unit- 28 Liberty St

City New York

State NY

Zip Code 10005

 

Notes on ApplyingHOW TO APPLY:

Applications are being received online. To apply, please visit our careers website: https://ag.ny.gov/job-postings.
Reference No. CLA_NYC_ MA_6299

Applicants must be prepared to submit a complete application consisting of the following:
• Cover Letter
? You may address to Legal Recruitment.
? Indicate why you are interested in this position and what makes you a strong candidate.
• Resume
• Medical Writing Sample
• List of three (3) references
- Only submit professional references, supervisory references are preferred.
- Indicate the nature and duration of your relationship to each reference.
- Include contact information and email addresses for each reference.
- Please note, your references will not be contacted until after you interview for the position.

If you have questions regarding a position with the OAG and the application process or need assistance with submitting your application, please contact Legal Recruitment via email at recruitment@ag.ny.gov or phone at 212-416-8080.
For more information about the OAG, please visit our website: ag.ny.gov

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