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1111 Elmwood Avenue
Minimum Qualifications Nurse 2 Psychiatric – A registered nurse in NYS with current registration to practice. One year of post-licensure registered clinical experience including six months post-licensure specialized nursing experience with individuals, at least 50% of whom have been diagnosed with mental illness, alcoholism, or chemical dependency ~OR~ eighteen months of post-licensure registered nurse general clinical experience.**
Nurse 1 - A registered nurse in NYS with current registration to practice.**
**Candidate must be eligible and maintain eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare program. Failure to maintain licensure, certification and Medicaid/Medicare eligibility will result in the termination of employment.
Duties Description • Administer nursing and direct care including completion of nursing and admission assessments;
• Transcribe and execute prescriber/medical orders & administer medications and treatments;
• Monitor the environment for patient health, safety and security;
• Involvement in facility performance assessment and improvement activities;
• Function as shift charge; Perform other nursing duties as assigned;
• Proficient use of a computer is required for record keeping and documentation;
• Collect specimens; Perform venipunctures;
• Maintain nursing/facility supplies and equipment;
• Provide crisis intervention as needed;
• Transport patients as assigned using NYS vehicle;
• May direct other staff, trainees, in assignments;
• Completion of other tasks to meet ATC needs.
Additional Comments Salary:
$42.05 (Nurse 2 Psychiatric)
$35.06 (Nurse 1)
John L. Norris ATC is a Tobacco-Free facility.
Background Investigation Requirements: Prospective appointees will be: 1) Checked against the Staff Exclusion List (SEL) maintained by the Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs. Prospective employees whose names appear on the SEL as having been found responsible for serious or repeated acts of abuse or neglect will be barred from appointment and may have their names removed from the eligible list(s) for the title(s) if applicable. 2) Investigated through a Criminal Background Check (CBC) that includes State and federal Criminal History Record Checks. All convictions must be reported; conviction of a felony or misdemeanor, or any falsified or omitted information on the prospective appointee’s employment application may bar appointment or result in removal after appointment. Each case will be determined on its own merits, consistent with the applicable provisions of State and federal laws, rules, and regulations. Prospective employees will be fingerprinted in order to obtain a record of their criminal history information, and may be required to pay any necessary fees. 3) Screened against the Statewide Central Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment (SCR). Prospective employees may be required to pay any necessary fees. Additionally, prospective employees whose names are indicated on the SCR may be barred from appointment.
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1450 Western Avenue
Notes on ApplyingSubmit a fully completed New York State Examination Application (NYS-APP) via email, fax, or regular mail to the address above. NYS-APP found at this link: https://www.cs.ny.gov/extdocs/pdf/nysapp.pdf
There is no fee for this examination.