NTE2102019 Patient Care Assistant (Clinical Assistant), Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 5/2/2021

Job Title: Patient Care Assistant (Clinical Assistant)

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: NTE2102019

Job Type: Full Time

Location: New Territories East Cluster

Description: Position : Patient Care Assistant (Clinical Assistant) Rank : Patient Care Assistant II Work Location : New Territories East Cluster Pay : HK$17,888 - 22,357 per month (Please see Remuneration) Responsibilities 1. Perform the following core duties for patients. (a) blood-taking and related duties which include taking blood specimen and preparing blood specimen labels/blood-taking materials, blood culture, blood taking for Pediatric patients, blood glucose analysis using blood glucose meter etc. (b) ECG for patients and related duties. © Intravenous (IV) cannulation insertion and assessing the appropriate IV site. (d) taking care and monitoring patients condition while performing the blood-taking, ECG or IV process and reporting to senior in case of abnormal situations. (e) preparing, cleaning, disinfecting and sterilizing blood taking equipment, ECG machine, drug trolley and equipment in the ward/department. (f) ensuring adequate and appropriate equipment for blood taking, ECG and IV cannulation. (g) preparing specimen label under nurse guidance/direction and delivering/ collecting specimen sample/result from laboratory/Pathology Department; and (h) conducting routine quality check of the POCT equipment and assisting patients in performing POCT test. 2. Perform other direct/in-direct patient care related duties depending on the working unit/department which include. (a) assisting patients during medical check and other medical treatment procedures. (b) checking patient’s condition including measuring blood pressure, height and weight, urine test, etc. © handling clinical waste and patient transport. (d) operating necessary equipment that required to perform the supporting services. (e) assisting in stock taking, collecting materials in ward, laboratory container, sterilizer and gauze, etc; and (f) handling other clerical support duties, e.g. filling of laboratory reports, data entry etc. 3. Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor. Entry Requirements 1. F.5/ S.5 or equivalent (please see Remarks 1). 2. Holder of Corporate Patient Care Assistant (Clinical Assistant) [“PCA(CA)”] Training Program certificate which includes blood-taking, ECG and IV Cannulation training organized by Hospital Authority (see Remuneration 1 and 2 and Remarks 5); and 3. Good command of written Chinese, fluent spoken Cantonese and able to understand simple English. Preferred Attributes/Exposure : 1. Holding certificate of the Health Care Assistant Course / Care-related Support Worker Course accredited by HA (please see Remarks 10). 2. Possess relevant working experience and/or training in hospital or health care institution. 3. Responsible, able to work independently and with good interpersonal skills. Remuneration: 1. The selected candidates who fulfill all the entry requirements will be remunerated at a starting salary of HK$19,676 per month. 2. Candidates who have not acquired the entry requirement (2) if found suitable for appointment will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant II with a monthly salary of HK$17,888 to provide service and to receive the Corporate PCA(CA) training and the in-service training. Upon satisfactory completion of the training and passing the requisite assessments and tests, the monthly salary will be adjusted to HK$19,676. 3. The salary package is subject to review by the management if required.

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