P.O. Box 300, 9005 Old River Road
Minimum Qualifications Transfer Opportunity: Candidates must be a qualified employee of New York State and have had permanent competitive service as a Nurse 3 (Psychiatric) or Nurse 3 (all parenthetics) and be eligible for transfer; OR in a comparable title and eligible for Section 70.1 transfer and you must meet the Open Competitive qualifications below.
Open Competitive Opportunity:
To qualify for this position, you MUST meet the following requirements:
You must be licensed and currently registered to practice nursing in New York State and have a bachelor's degree in nursing OR present a notarized letter from the registrar as proof of status as a matriculated senior in a baccalaureate nursing program (you must obtain your degree within one year of the date of appointment or action will be taken to remove you from the position), AND have two years of full-time post-RN licensure clinical nursing experience with individuals, at least 50% of whom have been diagnosed with mental illness, alcoholism, or chemical dependency; OR a master's degree or Doctorate in nursing and one year of full-time post-RN licensure clinical nursing experience.
You must be eligible and maintain eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs. If you receive an appointment, your continued employment will depend on maintaining eligibility. Failure to do so may result in the termination of your appointment.
If appointed you may be required to become an enrolled Medicare provider; obtain and provide to your employer a National Provider Identifier (NPI) number issued by the National Plan and Provider Enumeration System (NPPES); and otherwise actively participate to the degree necessary to allow for your services to be billed through Medicare and Medicaid. If you are appointed and you lost the ability to bill though Medicare and Medicaid, you may be terminated from your employment.
Duties Description As a Nurse 3 (Psychiatric), you would be expected to provide direct nursing care to patients with the most severe or complicated psychiatric, chemical dependency, and/or medical problems and act as a consultant, teacher and resource person to lower level nurses and other direct care staff.
Additional Comments Central New York Psychiatric Center has vacancies at the following locations:
Great Meadow Correctional Facility in Comstock, New York (Washington County).
Mid-State Correctional Facility in Marcy, New York (Oneida County).
Generous benefit package includes:
Paid vacation leave
Paid personal leave
Paid sick leave
Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision care benefits
Membership in the New York State and Local Employees' Retirement System, and
Various savings plan programs.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
P.O. Box 300, 9005 Old River Road
Notes on ApplyingIndicate the Title and Location of the position you are applying for. Qualified and interested candidates should submit a resume and a New York State Application (http://www.cs.ny.gov/extdocs/pdf/nysapp.pdf).
Please include your e-mail address on your application/resume.
You are advised that, should you accept a job offer with this facility, you may be required to be fingerprinted and pay a $75 fingerprint fee.