New York State Civil Service Nurse 2 Psychiatric (RC Ward Addiction Treatment Center) in Middletown, New York

Minimum QualificationsA 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. Candidate must be eligible and maintain eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs. Failure to maintain licensure, certification and Medicaid/Medicare eligibility will result in the termination of employment. RC Ward ATC is a Tobacco-Free facility.

Duties DescriptionDuties include but is not limited to the following duties: Administering medications and picking up orders, provision of routine nursing care, counseling and crisis intervention when appropriate, patient education with individuals when appropriate, conducting and taking leading in required drills and record keeping related to RN functions. Venipuncture and monitoring clients on hourly basis. Auditing of charts and medication records. Other duties as assigned.

Additional CommentsPlus $12,871 Geographic Pay and $1,513 Location Pay.

Generous benefit package includes:

  • Paid vacation leave

  • Paid personal leave

  • Paid holidays

  • Paid sick leave

  • Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision care benefits

  • Membership in the New York State and Local Employees' Retirement System

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Agency: Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, Office of

Title: Nurse 2 Psychiatric (RC Ward Addiction Treatment Center)

Occupational Category: Health Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade: 16

Bargaining Unit: PS&T; - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary Range: From $47796 to $60834 Annually

Employment Type: Full-Time

Appointment Type: Permanent

Jurisdictional Class: Competitive Class

Travel Percentage: 0%