MD Anderson Cancer Center Patient Care Technician: GU/ Breast/ GIM Unit (Evenings/ Nights) in Houston, Texas
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is ranked the nation's top hospital for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals." MD Anderson's mission is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation and the world through exceptional programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention.
Provides patient care services as assigned by a registered nurse. Impacts patient comfort and outcome of care.
GU,GI, Endocrinology Unit at MD Anderson provide care to medical oncology inpatients with a diagnosis of solid tumor malignancies; primary services include genitourinary, breast, thoracic/head and neck, gastrointestinal, and internal medicine. It is a 32 bed unit which works mainly adult population (40 – 60 years of age).
Ideal candidate will have three years of work experience; one year of direct patient care experience strongly preferred. High school diploma or equivalent. Three years of work experience. May substitute additional education for required experience a one to one basis.
Shift: Evenings / Nights which will consist of 3pm – 11pm; 11-7; and 7pm-7am and 26 out of 52 weekends per year.
Minimum - $28,800 Midpoint - $36,000 Maximum - $43,200
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.
High school diploma or equivalent. Three years of relevant work experience. May substitute additional education for required experience a one to one basis. Must pass pre-employment skills test as required and administered by Human Resources.
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Employee Status: Regular
Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 28,800
Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 36,000
Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 43,200