We are seeking a skilled Patient Care Technician work MSK, West Harrison, New York. As a part of the Magnet-designated Nursing team, you will provide essential support to the nursing staff at MSK, while working to ensure comfort for our patients. This job offers the opportunity to find meaningful work where everyone plays an essential role in improving the overall patient experience.
We want you to join the fight to conquer cancer.
Work in ambulatory/outpatient care setting
Go above and beyond to assist our patients in a timely, efficient and courteous manner
Handle acutely ill patients in stressful situations with grace
Be responsible for taking patient vital signs, Phlebotomy, EKGs, and specimen collections
Utilize technology to monitor patients to prevent falls and transport patients between units
Collaborate with the clinical team, aiding with procedures where needed
Work under the supervision of a Clinical Nurse
Utilize basic computer and data entry skills
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing your conversations based on that understanding
Excited to work as part of a caregiving, patient-centered team, capable of building strong relationships and delivering patient-centric solutions
A problem-solver, taking the initiative in new situations and tackle tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy and enthusiasm
Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively to meet shared goals and objectives
A quick learner, with the ability to apply insights from past efforts to new situations
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
A High School diploma or equivalent education
Certification from an accredited Patient Care Technician or Nursing Assistant (required)
At least one year of patient care experience, preferably in an acute care setting (required)
Experience with phlebotomy and performing EKG required
Two years of patient care and customer service experience (preferred)
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.