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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/01/21

Applications Due06/15/21

Vacancy ID87383

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleConsultant Nurse - Community Nursing & Home Health Services - 46574

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade24

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $77187 to $97448 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 60%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.50


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? Yes

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Onondaga

Street Address 217 S. Salina Street

City Syracuse


Zip Code13202

Minimum Qualifications Permanent Transfer Candidates: Current DOH employee with permanent or contingent-permanent competitive status as a Consultant Nurse-Cmty N&Hhs, G-24 OR current NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent competitive service in a qualified title and eligible for transfer to Consultant Nurse-Cmty N&Hhs under Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law OR eligible for transfer under Section 70.4 of the Civil Service Law (NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent competitive service at G-22 or higher and meeting the open competitive minimum qualifications listed below).

Provisional Open Competitive Minimum Qualifications: Currently licensed and registered as a professional nurse in NYS; AND six (6) years of public health, community health, or other nursing experience in an appropriate facility setting. Three (3) years of this experience must have been providing direct patient care and three (3) years of this experience must have been in nursing supervision or working in the capacity of a nurse administrator.

Preferred Qualification: The preferred candidate will have strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication, observation and interviewing skills. The preferred candidate would be self-motivated, able to provide and receive direction, and effectively participate on an interdisciplinary management team.

Duties Description The Consultant Nurse will serve as a Adult Home supervisor to plan and implement survey scheduling; provide direction/guidance to survey teams regarding
the survey process; supervise designated program staff; oversee and perform quality assurance/improvement activities; review Statements of Deficiencies (SODs) and Plans of Correction (POCs) to assure the documents are prepared in accordance with state and federal performance standards; identify staff training needs; and provide appropriate interpretation and application of federal and state regulations and statutes to inquiring providers. Additionally, the Consultant Nurse may function as the Assistant Program Director.

Additional Comments Permanent, full-time (transfer) or provisional pending exam. Occasional travel may be required; including travel to some areas that may not be served by public transportation. Candidates appointed provisionally will be required to take and pass the next scheduled Civil Service examination for this title, when it is given, and be immediately appointable from the resulting eligible list to maintain employment.

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Name Human Resources Management Group - LD/CNCN&HHS/46574

Telephone 518-486-1812

Fax 518-473-3395

Email Address


Street ESP - Corning Tower

Room 2217

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume, preferably in PDF format, to Human Resources Management Group, LD/CNCN&HHS/46574, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012, or by fax to (518) 473-3395, or by email to, with Reference Code LD/CNCN&HHS/46574 included in the subject line. Failure to include the required information in the subject line of your email or fax may result in your resume not being considered for this position. Resumes accepted until June 15, 2021.

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