Patient Care Tech, 53rd Street

Job Posting Number: 16699

Allied Health – All
New York, NY
October 11, 2017
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 27th 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 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

About Us:

The Pre-Surgical Center Patient Care Technician ensures the care, comfort and satisfaction of our patients and their families by using clinical knowledge, clinical/technical skills and 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. Taking Vitals, EKGs, basic computer and data entry skills are required.
Successful applicants must 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

This position rotates between our 53rd and 60th Street Locations

Hours: 4 days per week, 10 Hour days flexed between 8:00 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Monday – Friday

What You Need:

EDUCATION:
* Required: High School diploma or equivalency
* Preferred: Bachelor’s degree

EXPERIENCE:
* Required: one(1) year of strong patient care experience
* Preferred: two(2) or more years of strong patient care, customer service and leadership experience

CERTIFICATION:
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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