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MD Anderson Cancer Center Patient Care Technician (Nursing Assistant)-P9 Urology/Ortho (day/evening) in Houston, Texas

MD Anderson is among 1% of hospitals nationwide who have earned four consecutive Magnet Recognition Program® designations from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

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 orthopedic surgeries.

The ideal candidate will be required to work a combination of 8 and 12 hours shifts. For example, 7a-7p, 7a-3pm and/or 3p-11p. Must be able to work at least two weekends out of the month.

Provides patient care services as assigned by a registered nurse.

Scope Impacts patient comfort and outcome of care.

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.

Marginal Job Functions Other duties as assigned.

High school diploma or equivalent.

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

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 143153

  • 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: Day/Evening, Rotating, Weekends

  • 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

  • Science Jobs: No

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