The Nurse II plans, provides and supervises nursing interventions for individuals with cancer and cancer-related health care problems. The Nurse II diagnoses and treats human responses to actual or potential health problems through such services as patient care, health teaching, and health counseling, provides interventions supportive to or restorative of life and well-being, and executes medical regimens prescribed by a physician, dentist or other licensed health care provider authorized by the State Education Commissioner’s regulations. They also supervise Nurse I’s, Licensed Practical Nurses, Hospital Clinical Assistants and Clinical Support Assistants, perform administrative tasks with assigned area of responsibility, and enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, inservice meetings and workshops.
Characteristic of the position is the short, unscheduled notice associated with reporting for duty, the variable nature of the hours worked per payroll period and temporary nature of appointments to this title and the fact that this is a non-benefit earning title.
Applicants must have a License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of New York and have graduated from an accredited school of nursing. In addition, applicants must have either one year of full-time oncology experience; one year of full time critical care experience; or three years of medical surgical experience in an acute care setting.
Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.