MD Anderson Cancer Center Patient Care Technician/Emergency Center-11a-11p (26/52 weekends) in Houston, Texas

Patient Care Technician/Emergency Center-11a-11p (26/52 weekends)

Location: United States, Texas, Houston, Houston (TX Med Ctr) at

Nursing at

Division of Nursing 900088

Requisition #: 115120

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It was named the nation's No. 1 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 rankings. It is one of only 49 comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute.

The Emergency Center is a specialized unit which caters to cancer patients. This unit is comprised of 42 beds and several rooms are designated for the most emergent situations.

Salary range: min-$28,800 mid-$36,000 max-$43,200


Function 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.

Other duties as assigned.


Required: High school diploma or equivalent.


Required: 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.

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.