MD Anderson Cancer Center Patient Care Technician - Various Inpatient Units in Houston, Texas

Patient Care Technician - Various Inpatient Units

Location: United States, Texas, Houston, Houston (TX Med Ctr) at https://mdanderson.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/10195/other-jobs-matching/location-only

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Division of Nursing 900088

Requisition #: 114013

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It was named the nation's No. 1 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 rankings. It is one of only 45 comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute.

SUMMARY

Provides patient care services as assigned by a registered nurse. Impacts patient comfort and outcome of care.

The Ideal Candidate must have at least 3 years of working experience. Must be willing to work any of the following shifts with rotating weekends: (day/eve) 7a-7p, 7a-3p, and/or 3p-11p; (eve/night) 7p-7a, 3p-11p, and/or 11p-7a.

SALARY RANGE

Minimum -$27,200 Midpoint - $34,000 Maximum - $40,800

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Acts as member of a multidisciplinary team that identifies and addresses patient care needs. Assists in completion of activities of daily living, mobilization, admit/discharge and obtaining vital signs. Updates and retrieves patient information. Ensures patient environment is maintained in a clean, safe and orderly manner. Acts as part of an assigned care team.

EDUCATION

Required: High school diploma or equivalent.

Preferred: College hours in nursing or healthcare related field.

EXPERIENCE

Required: Three years of work experience. May substitute additional education for required experience a one to one basis.

Preferred: Nursing assistant or other related experience in a clinical setting.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION

Required: None.

Preferred: Certified Nursing Assistant

Other Required: Must pass pre-employment skills test as required and administered by Human Resources.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html