Registered Nurse 1

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As a Registered Nurse 1, articipate in nursing activities, including the preparation, evaluation, and implementation of nursing care plans to ensure quality patient care Act as health liaison. Coordinate and schedule medical follow-up, including completion of consultations. Provide first aid and emergency nursing care. Monitor and order pharmaceutical supplies for each individual. Attend team reviews and present information, as needed. Meet documentation requirement i.e. obtaining and transcribing physicians’ orders, daily nursing note, health charts, medication regimen reviews and case review summaries. Provide medication administration. Maintain inventory standards for medication, controlled substances, medical supplies. Participate in staff training. Prepare clinical and administrative reports. Additional duties will be discussed in detail during the interview.

Minimum Qualifications

Open to the Public: Licensed and currently registered to practice nursing in New York State. Must maintain a valid New York State license and registration.

Applications are continuously accepted for this title regardless of whether a current vacancy exists. If you do not see vacancies in locations you would prefer, please use form OCFS-4980 to fill in the locations where you would accept being appointed should a vacancy occur, and submit that form with your application.

Candidates must complete a New York State Examination Application (NYS-APP) for scoring and submit completed applications to the Bureau of Personnel via email to or mail to:

Attention: Bureau of Personnel/Recruitment Unit
52 Washington Street Room 231N
Rensselaer, NY 12144


Background Investigation/Justice Center Review

Prospective appointees will be