Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza
Minimum Qualifications Bachelors of science or higher degree in nursing; current New York State license and registration as a professional registered nurse; and four years of post-licensure nursing experience that includes at least one year of experience performing one or a combination of the following activities: Developing and/or implementing adult and/or children immunization programs; Monitoring, investigating and/or performing disease prevention, surveillance and/or control activities; Researching, developing, and/or implementing public health policies and/or procedures, and Overseeing the provision of healthcare services to individuals and/or communities.
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of immunization recommendations and vaccine preventable diseases. Experience working with at-risk adult populations. Experience developing education and/or training materials. Experience working with Word, Excel, and Power Point.
Duties Description The Project Coordinator, serving as the Adult Immunization Coordinator will lead and participate in the development of outreach and education efforts to improve adult immunization rates for COVID-19, influenza, and other necessary vaccines for at-risk individuals. Activities include: Coordinating education, training, presentations, and targeted guidance to healthcare providers, healthcare facilities, and local health departments on best practices to improve adult immunization coverage to at-risk individuals, for COVID-19 and other vaccines; Developing, in collaboration with NYSDOH communication staff, targeted written education materials to at-risk adult populations; Developing written educational materials and communiques to healthcare providers; Oversee adult provider outreach projects, including the development of proposals for contract procurements and contract monitoring; Coordinating immunization components of NYS seasonal and pandemic influenza plans, and Monitoring adult immunization coverage rates to inform program activities.
Additional Comments This position requires proof of vaccination from COVID-19
"Benefits of Working for NYS
Generous benefits package, worth 65% of salary, including:
Holiday & Paid Time Off
• Thirteen (13) paid holidays annually
• Up to Thirteen (13) days of paid vacation leave annually
• Up to Five (5) days of paid personal leave annually
• Up to Thirteen (13) days of paid sick leave annually for PEF/CSEA
• Up to Eight (8) days of paid sick leave annually for M/C
• Up to three (3) days of professional leave annually to participate in professional development
Health Care Benefits
• Eligible employees and dependents can pick from a variety of affordable health insurance programs
• Family dental and vision benefits at no additional cost
• New York State Employees’ Retirement System (ERS) Membership
• NYS Deferred Compensation
• Access to NY 529 and NY ABLE College Savings Programs, as well as U.S. Savings Bonds
• Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
• And many more.. "
For more information on the NYS Department of Health’s Mission, Vision, Values and Strategic Plan, please visit: https://health.ny.gov/commissioner/index.htm
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Notes on ApplyingPlease submit your resume and cover letter, preferably in PDF format, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, with Reference NMH/22966/Proj Coord-AI/EPI-IMM included in the subject line or by mail to Human Resources Management Group, NMH/22966/Proj Coord-AI/EPI-IMM, Rm 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12237-0012, or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Failure to include the required information may result in your resume not being considered for this position. Resumes accepted until May 31, 2022.