FGP Patient Care Assistant (Medical Assistant), **Midwood, Brooklyn**
Company: NYU Langone Health
Location: New York
Posted on: January 17, 2020
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Position Summary:We have an exciting opportunity to join our team
as a FGP Patient Care Assistant at our Brooklyn Endoscopy &
Ambulatory Surgery Center. The incumbent will be expected to work a
schedule similar to this below for a total of 37.5 hours per
Sunday: one Sunday a month; if a Sunday is worked, then the
incumbent will get a day off during the week)
In this role, the successful candidate assists the RN/LPN in the
care of patients and families by completing assigned patient care
tasks; provides competent, safe, and compassionate care with
emphasis on an understanding of the challenges faced by
hospitalization, undergoing procedures or diagnostic tests;
demonstrates NYULMC Core Values in all aspects of job
- Assists in emergency situations as directed.
- Demonstrates understanding of infection prevention and control
- Utilizes specialized skills and safety when carrying out
specific tasks of patient care as assigned, including phlebotomy,
fingersticks for glucose, and electrocardiograms.
- Assists in maintaining safety and comfort needs of
- Assists in data collection and activities as assigned.
- Observes general behavior and reports same to nursing staff to
whom patient is assigned.
- Completes delegated responsibilities as directed by the Nursing
Staff or MDs.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications:To qualify you must have a High school
graduate or equivalent required. Competencies: Working knowledge of
English is evident in verbal, reading and writing abilities; other
language an asset; demonstrated ability in computer skills;
proficiency in venipuncture and phlebotomy required. Minimum of one
year of experience, as a Patient Care Assistant within the last two
Preferred Qualifications:Some college preferred.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with
all levels of the organization.
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