HKEC210315 Patient Care Assistant II (Clinical Psychology %26 Dietetics), Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 9/3/2021

Job Title: Patient Care Assistant II (Clinical Psychology %26 Dietetics)

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: HKEC210315

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Hong Kong East Cluster-Tung Wah Eastern Hospital

Description: Office : Department of Clinical Psychology & Dietetics Tung Wah Eastern Hospital / Hong Kong East Cluster Pay : HK$17,888 – HK$22,357 per month (see Remarks 1, 4) Key Responsibilities 1. Assist allied health professionals (e.g. clinical psychologists and dietitians) to carry out daily clinical duties and treatment programs as required. 2. Assist in preparing educational activities and materials for patients. 3. Assist in the setting up and assembly of equipment, and prepare patients for assessments and treatments. 4. Carry out specific patient assessment such as assisting patients in filling out questionnaires for specific purposes. 5. Carry out body measurements and nutritional assessments in both in-patient and out-patient settings. 6. Perform independent operation of computers, word and data processing. 7. Perform triage, out-patient registration, appointment booking, receptionist duties and handle patient enquiries. 8. Manage patient record systems and retrieve patient data from in-house computer systems. 9. Collect, verify and compile service statistics and data processing. 10. Assist in inventory control and procurement processes. 11. Perform any other duties assigned by supervisors. Entry Requirements 1. Completed F.5 / S.5 or equivalent; AND 2. Completed structured departmental training (see Remarks 4); AND 3. Ability to read and write Chinese and English, and speak fluent Cantonese. Preferable Attributes/Exposure 1. Possess certificate(s) of recognized patient-care training courses. 2. Knowledge in computer applications including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Chinese word processing. Remarks For Serving Staff 1. The selected candidate will be offered either contract or fixed term appointment for 1-3 years depending on his/her existing employment terms. The offer of salary for serving employees upon changes in appointment will be determined based on the remuneration package / employment terms of the staff concerned and prevailing policies. For External Applicants 2. Appointment will be on contract terms for 1-3 years. 5% of total basic salary as end-of-contract gratuity may be offered upon completion of contract with satisfactory performance. 3. Retiring / retired HA staff who wish to continue working for HA after their normal retirement may also apply. If selected, the terms and conditions of employment will be offered in accordance with prevailing policies of the Retired and Rehire Mechanism of HA. For All Applicants 4. Applicants who do not meet entry requirement (2), if find suitable, will be employed to undergo at least 6 months’ on the job training including the structured departmental training. During the training period, the staff will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant IIIA at a monthly salary of HK$14,958 to provide service and to receive the training. After the training period of at least 6 months and passing the end of training examination / assessment on skills and performance, the staff will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant II at a monthly salary of HK$17,888. Employment may be terminated if the selected applicant cannot pass the examination / assessment after training. 5. Required to work shifts and irregular hours, during typhoons, rainstorms and other emergencies. 6. Required to wear uniform, N-95 mask and other personal protective devices if needed. 7. May be required to work in another work location to meet service needs of the HA. 8. The renewal/extension of appointment will be subject to service needs and job performance. 9. Please submit on-line application on or before 22 March 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 2595 5863.