Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Patient Care Tech - Pre-Surgical Center in New York, New York

Patient Care Tech – Pre-Surgical Center

Job Posting Number: 19430

Allied Health – All

New York,NY

March 22, 2018

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

About This Role:

The Patient Care Technician ensures the care, comfort and satisfaction of our patients and their families by using clinical knowledge as well as communication skills to assist in resolving any patient care related issues while working in close collaboration with entire clinical team and under the supervision of a Clinical Nurse. These duties include ensuring that patients and family members are assisted in a timely, efficient and courteous manner and handling acutely ill patients in stressful situations. Clinical skills include: Taking Vitals and EKGs; basic computer and data entry skills are also required.

Successful applicants must be professional and caring, possess strong communication skills, take an analytical approach to problem solving; enjoy working as part of a team, and exhibit initiative.

Only candidates with the strongest relevant experience will be considered

Shift: 12:00pm. – 8:00pm. Monday through Friday with weekend rotation (10:00am – 6:00pm on weekends)

This is a Full-Time position

What You Need:

EDUCATION:

  • Required: High School diploma or equivalency

  • Preferred: Bachelor’s degree

EXPERIENCE:

  • Required: At Least one(1) year of full-time patient care

  • Preferred:Five (5) or more years of strong patient care, customer service and clinical experience

CERTIFICATION:

BCLS/American Heart Association Certification Required

Preferred: Certification from an accredited Nursing Assistant or comparable training program

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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