Patient Care Technician, Surgical Oncology - Monmouth, New Jersey
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: Monmouth, New Jersey
Internal Number: 2021-53743
We are seeking a skilled Patient Care Technician to work in MSK Monmouth, New Jersey. 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 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 required
Two years of patient care and customer service experience preferred
Shifts: Four days x 10 hours (8 am- 6 pm) flex schedule Monday- Saturday
This position requires float to all MSK NJ Regional Locations, if necessary.
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 28th 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 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.