Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State Metro Division
Position Title: Nurse Educator Position Location: Apply Online
New York, NY 10001
County: New York (Manhattan)
Contact Name: Human Resources Contact Email: Contact Phone: 8888888888
CHCANYS Member Info: Non – Member
Borough of Manhattan
When you dedicate yourself to helping others there's a feeling of satisfaction that goes beyond the usual. You're there for them, making their lives as productive as possible, and the benefits you gain are as rewarding as can be. At Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State's Metropolitan Division, one of New York City's largest, most comprehensive health care/community services organizations, we make it possible to make a difference to those who need you the most.
We are currently seeking a Nurse Educator for our Manhattan Program locations to implement and monitor systems that ensure the safe and appropriate management and administration of medication for persons receiving services. Will also provide direction, training and assistance to staff in health-related practices and procedures. Specific responsibilities include:
Conducting on-going reviews of medication documentation.
Assisting nurse case manager in conducting regularly scheduled observations of medication administration procedures performed by AMAP staff.
Conducting medication certification and re-certification practicum (pourings) for all certified staff and completing and maintaining certifications and recertifications.
Reviewing procedures for medication receipt, storage and accountability.
Conducting ongoing training in health-related topics as well as specialized training.
Requires New York State Licensed Registered Nurse with a minimum of 2 years working with people with developmental disabilities. Current CPR certification, ability to travel to multiple locations within the Metropolitan New York Division and ability to work flexible hours required. Previous experience in staff development/training preferred
We offer a competitive salary and an enviable list of comprehensive benefits which includes 4 weeks' vacation, personal and holiday days, medical, dental, life insurance, and 403(b).
Join our team and reap the rewards of a nursing career with us. Apply by sending resume and cover letter which includes salary requirements to: email@example.com. Equal Opportunity Employer.