KCC2103058 Patient Care Assistant I(Endoscopy Assistant), Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 29/3/2021

Job Title: Patient Care Assistant I(Endoscopy Assistant)

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: KCC2103058

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Kowloon Central Cluster-Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Description: Position : Endoscopy Assistant Rank : Patient Care Assistant I Office : Endoscopy Unit, Our Lady of Maryknoll Hospital Pay : HK$ 22,514 – HK$ 26,524 per month ( See Remarks 2, 5 ) Key Responsibilities: Prepare and handle related items, equipment, environment, and documents for various diagnostic and therapeutic procedures according to the endoscopy needs. Perform checking, cleaning, sterilizing and disinfection (reprocessing) of endoscopic equipment and other ancillary equipment, and their routine maintenance and repairing. Assist in endoscopic diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Assist in positioning of patients for the endoscopic procedures. Assist in observing, measuring and recording patients’ vital signs and providing personal care to patients undergoing endoscopic procedures in the Endoscopy Unit and in other hospital locations. Provide direct or indirect patient care, such as arrangements for patients receiving, queuing and leaving the department, and assist in identifying, transporting, transferring and accompany the patient. Assist in transportation, packaging, supplementation, application and storage of various endoscopic related accessories and supplies. Undertake clerical duties, such as word processing, computer applications and reception services, when required. Assist in verifying and proper handling of patients’ specimens. Perform other related duties as assigned by supervisor s. Entry Requirements: F.5 / S.5 with passes in HKCEE Chinese Language & English Language (Syllabus B) or Level 2 or above in Chinese Language & English Language in HKDSE or equivalent (see Remark 1) ; Completed Corporate Patient Care Assistant (Endoscopy Assistant) Training P r ogram organized by HAHO (see Remark 5) ; Possess at least 3 years’ relevant work experience (see Remark 5) ; Able to speak fluent Cantonese, write and read Chinese and English, and speak English. Preferred Attributes : Possess relevant working experience in hospital or other health care institution. Remarks: For Serving HA Staff Staff with F.5 / S.5 standard and 3 years’ care-related experience may also be considered. 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 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. 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 Applicants who do not meet entry requirements (2), (3), if find suitable, will be employed to undergo at least 3 years’ on the job training. The staff will be initially appointed as Patient Care Assistant II at a monthly salary of $ 17,888 to undergo at least 6 months’ structured departmental training or Corporate Patient Care Assistant ( Endoscopy Assistant ) Training Program organized by HAHO . After completing the structured departmental training or Corporate Training and passing the assessment, their monthly salary will be adjusted to $ 19,676 . The staff will then continue to undergo an addition of at least 2 years’ on-the-job training including the Corporate Patient Care Assistant ( Endoscopy Assistant ) Training Program organized by HAHO . After completing a total training period of at least 3 years and passing the end of training assessment on skills and performance, the staff will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant I at a monthly salary of $ 22,514 . Employment may be terminated if the selected applicant cannot pass the assessment after training. Required to work shifts and irregular hours, during typhoons, rainstorms and other emergencies. Required to wear uniform, and N-95 mask and other personal protective devices if needed. Required to wear heavy lead gown to work in radiation area if needed. May be required to work in another work location to meet service needs of the HA. The renewal/extension of appointment will be subject to service needs and job performance. Please submit on-line application on or before 12 April 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 3506 8154.

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