Registered Nurse (RN), Empire State Plaza

Location: Albany, NY, United States
Date Posted: 09-14-2018
We are looking for a Registered Nurse to work at a contract position in Albany, New York.
Position Title: Registered Nurse
Client Location: New York State Department of Health, Bureau of Immunization, Central Office- Albany, Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower, Room 649, Albany, NY 12237.
Work Hours: 37.5 hours per week.
Assignment Duration: 10/01/2018 to 09/30/2020

Duties include: 
  • Assist with Vaccine Preventable Disease surveillance and control, to include reviewing positive laboratory reports and providing guidance to local health departments and regional offices that is consistent with New York State and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines.
  • Serve as a resource for public health and healthcare personnel and the public. This includes answering questions that routinely come to the Bureau as well as developing and updating appropriate written materials to be shared with various public and professional audiences. 
Provide assistance to the Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Program.  Assist with review of newborn screens and assure that all infants born to hepatitis B positive mothers or mothers with unknown status receive appropriate follow-up.   

A current State of New York RN license is required.
Minimum qualifications:  Registered Nurse (RN)

Preferred Qualifications: 
A Bachelor of Science (BSN) or higher degree in nursing with a minimum of one year of public health experience. 
Experience with communicable disease epidemiology, surveillance and/or outbreak investigation/response/follow-up activities and NYS reportable disease communication systems. 
Excellent written, verbal and organizational skills; ability to handle multiple assignments and prioritize work load; competence with Microsoft Word; ability to use web-based computer systems;
Experience and strong comfort level communicating with health care providers.

Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 ‚óŹ Harrisburg, PA 17110
Inquiries about this position must be sent by email.
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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