A registered professional nurse is responsible for the diagnosis and treatment of human responses to actual or potential health problems through such services as case finding, health teaching, and health counseling; nurses provide interventions supportive to or restorative of life and well-being; and execute medical regimens prescribed by a physician, dentist or other licensed health care provider.
ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of emergency treatments and interventions.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
License and current registration to practice as a registered professional nurse in New York State; prefer at least one year post RN licensure clinical nursing experience working with individuals with mental disabilities.