HKEC210447 Patient Care Assistant II (Clinical Oncology), Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 20/4/2021

Job Title: Patient Care Assistant II (Clinical Oncology)

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: HKEC210447

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Hong Kong East Cluster-Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital

Description: Position : Patient Care Assistant II (Clinical Oncology) Office : Department of Clinical Oncology Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital / Hong Kong East Cluster Pay : HK$17,888 - HK$22,357 per month (see Remarks 1, 4) Key Responsibilities Provide care related, patient services and technical support to clinical services including: 1. Provide patient care delivery and basic patient intervention according to nursing instruction. 2. Prepare patients for clinical procedures and investigations. 3. Perform blood taking for patients. 4. Assist doctor/nurse to perform procedure or investigation. 5. Perform disinfection for endoscope in Endoscopy Clinic and related clinic session. 6. Perform daily disinfection, care and maintenance of medical equipment. 7. Provide patient education as according to protocol. 8. Assist the coordination work of patient flow. 9. Escort patients for examination or treatment. 10. Perform data entry on standard procedures. 11. Perform and support clerical or reception duties and assist in inventory checking. 12. Assist in clinical audit and data analysis. 13. Perform other duties as assigned by supervisors. Entry Requirements 1. Completed F.5 / S.5 or equivalent; AND 2. Holder of Corporate Patient Care Assistant (Clinical Assistant) Training Program Certificate in blood-taking training organized by HAHO (see Remarks 4); AND 3. Completion of structured departmental training (see Remark 4); AND 4. Good command of both spoken and written Chinese and English. Preferable Attributes/Exposure 1. Fluency in Putonghua is preferred. 2. IT knowledge (Word / Excel / PowerPoint, etc), 3. Post-secondary education or holding diplomas/certificates from recognized technical or tertiary institutions is preferred. 4. Holding the certificate from technical institute in a relevant discipline. 5. Experience in use of statistics and data processing software (e.g. Excel, SPSS). 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 3 May 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 2595 5853.