HKEC210444 Patient Care Assistant II (Orthopaedics %26 Traumatology), Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 20/4/2021

Job Title: Patient Care Assistant II (Orthopaedics %26 Traumatology)

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: HKEC210444

Job Type: Full Time

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

Description: Position : Patient Care Assistant II (Orthopaedics & Traumatology) Office : Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital / Hong Kong East Cluster Pay : HK$17,888 – HK$22,357 per month (see Remarks 2, 5) Key Responsibilities Assist clinical staff during clinical procedures, including wound care and bandaging. Assist doctors / nurses / therapists to prepare and carry out treatment programs / activities, educational activities and group activities for patients. Perform daily disinfection for post use and post sterile O&T sterile equipment. Perform POCT calibration. Assist in setting up and assembly of equipment and prepare patients for investigation and treatment. Collect and send out biopsy specimen. Trace and retrieve laboratory results, reports and films. Assist in clinical audit and data collection. Prepare layout, audiovisual equipment and teaching materials for education activities. Regular check stock and ordering of equipments and consumables. Perform computerized system operation such as appointment booking, data processing and statistical data preparation. Handle general telephone / public enquiries. Perform any other job related tasks and duties as assigned by supervisors. Entry Requirements Completed F.5 / S.5 or equivalent (see Remarks 1); and Completion of structured departmental training (see Remark 5); and Fluency in spoken Cantonese and ability to speak English. Preferable Attributes/Exposure Good PC skills & knowledge in common software such as MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint and other MS Office applications. Possess recognized Health Care Assistant Training / Care-related Support Workers Certificate*. IT Knowledge: experience in OPAS / CMS operation. Relevant health care or patient care related training / experience. Experience in direct patient care and handling of patients’ enquiries. Good communication and interpersonal skill. Ability to speak Putonghua. *Please refer to the following link to review the recognized patient care training course organize by External Training Organizers: Remarks For Serving Staff Staff with F.3 / S.3 standard or equivalent and 2 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 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. Required to work shifts and irregular hours, during typhoons, rainstorms and other emergencies. Required to wear uniform, N-95 mask and other personal protective devices 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 3 May 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 2595 5853.