Occ. Code 2265200
REHABILITATION HOSPITAL COMMUNITY RELATIONS
SPECIALIST, GRADE 20
New York State Department of Civil Service
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF CLASS SERIES
in this class serve as liaison between the Hospital and the community, between
the patients and the Hospital, and between the political members of the
community and the Hospital. The
incumbent informs the public of programs and services available at
position is classified only for
Rehabilitation Hospital Relations Specialist: full performance; nurture community relations with the Hospital in hopes of increasing referrals, enhancing functional capacity of Hospital services and managing media relations with local outlets; represent Helen Hayes Hospital on various community boards.
Nurture Hospitals relation with Immediate Community.
Facilitate the Hospitals consumer care.
Open Competitive: This position requires a degree in a patient care field (including nursing associates or bachelors in other related health fields), plus five years of experience dealing with patient and community relations in an administrative role specifically involved in dealing with outside community agencies and/or investigating patient/client complaint.
NOTE: Classification Standards illustrate the nature, extent and scope of duties and responsibilities of the classes they describe. Standards cannot and do not include all of the work that might be appropriately performed by a class. The minimum qualifications above are those which were required for appointment at the time the Classification Standard was written. Please contact the Division of Staffing Services for current information on minimum qualification requirements for appointment or examination.