|Department||State Department of Health|
|Date Opened||10/14/2019 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||3/17/2020 12:59:00 PM|
|Salary||Up to $29,927.74 based on education and experience.|
|Full or Part Time||
Position will be open for six months or until filled. Please be advised that applications will periodically be considered, as such this position could be filled any time.
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens.The mission of the Department of Health is to promote, protect and improve the health of all Oklahomans through strategies that focus on preventing disease and injuries.
OSDH is seeking a full time Patient Care Assistant II providing support to the Texas County Health Department. This is a classified position (PIN#34000054) in state government, located in Guymon, OK. OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Package, including a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependents. For more information about the benefit allowance [click here]. The annual salary for this position is up to $29,927.74 based on education and experience. Position Description Physical Demands and Work Environment Preferred Qualifications
Perform full range of patient care duties under nursing or medical direction. May include taking vital signs, escorting clients, obtaining lab specimens, observing and charting patient information, reporting appropriate information to supervisor, also may include outreach services in community, answering phones, scheduling appointments, filing and maintain client records, ordering and receiving supplies.
Combination of office and exam offices. May be exposed to communicable diseases, bodily fluids, toxic substances, and medicinal preparations. Varied activities including sitting, walking, stooping, lifting, bending, pushing, and reaching. Applicants must be willing to perform all job-related travel associated with this position.
Physical Demands and Work Environment
Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities for providing direct and indirect non-professional nursing care or outreach services in a clinic, hospital, institution or home setting under nursing or medical supervision. This includes performing duties such as taking vital signs, obtaining lab specimens, charting, escorting patients, assisting with activities of daily living, and ordering and receiving supplies.
The Patient Care Assistant job family has three levels which are distinguished based on the level of skill required, responsibility and complexity of specific assignments, and the responsibility for providing leadership to others.
This is the career level of this job family where employees perform a full range of patient care duties or services under nursing or medical direction. This includes taking vital signs, obtaining lab specimens, assisting with activities of daily living, observing and charting patient information, and reporting appropriate information to supervisors. It may also include providing various outreach services to clients within the community.
Education and Experience required at this level consists of one year of experience in providing patient care.
If education, certification or licensure is required to meet qualifications, applicants must provide documentation at the time of interview.
All applicants are subject to a background check and must be legally authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.
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No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.