MD Anderson Cancer Center Patient Care Technician - Stem Cell Transplantation & Cellular Therapy (G18) - Day / Evening in Houston, Texas

The inpatient Stem Cell Transplant & Cellular units are on the 17th and 18th floors. They have a total of 96 beds and are the largest program of its kind in the world, performing around 800 transplants per year .

Function:

Provides patient care services as assigned by a registered nurse.

Scope:

Impacts patient comfort and outcome of care.

KEY 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.

EDUCATION

Required:

High school diploma or equivalent.

EXPERIENCE

Required:

Three years of relevant work experience.

May substitute additional education for required experience a one to one basis.

Preferred:

Prior experience in direct patient care.

OTHER

Required:

Must pass pre-employment skills test as required and administered by Human Resources.

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