MD Anderson Cancer Center Patient Care Technician- Urology & Orthopedic Unit: (Day/Evenings) 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.
This is a 32 bed Surgical Urology & Orthopedic unit for adult patient population. This fast paced environment has rapid turnover for surgical procedures which include: postoperative prostatectomy, cystectomy, penectomy, nephrectomy, and othropedic surgeries.
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 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 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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Requisition ID: 129921
Employment Status: Full-Time
Employee Status: Regular
FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
Work Week: Evening/Night, Nights
Fund Type: Hard
Pivotal Position: Yes
Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 28,800
Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 36,000
Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 43,200
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