Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Patient Care Associate - Per Diem, NYC

Expired Job

Northwell Health New York , NY 10007

Posted 6 days ago

Job Description:

Under direction and supervision of Registered Nurse, assists patients with activities of daily living, provides basic nursing care, and performs a variety of procedures, exams and tests. Assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment, and promotes improved customer relations.

Responsibilities Include:
1.Functions as a key member of the nursing care team participating in the implementation of the patient's plan of care.
2.Promotes improved customer relations with patients and their families. Makes recommendations for improved patient care and the promotion and maintenance of a safe, cost-effective health-care environment.
3.Assists the nurse in providing for all ADL (activities of daily living) needs of patients. Communicates and documents patient status.
4.Assists the nurse and other health team members by performing a variety of procedures, exams, tests, treatments and clerical duties as required by the unit. Communicates and documents all pertinent data.
5.Maintains non-patient and patient care units in a neat and orderly condition; strips patient units upon discharge and prepares rooms for new admissions; maintains necessary stock on all procedure and supply carts; and ensures that all equipment is clean and in its appropriate place.
6.Transports/accompanies patients to various departments, as directed; performs post-mortem care and transports body to morgue.
7.Utilizes proper isolation techniques and established safety, waste disposal and infection control procedures at all times. Follows Medical Center's policies and procedures supporting quality assurance efforts in-patient care services.
8.Participates in various continuing education programs, surveys, and attends staff meetings, as directed.
9.Accesses medication delivery and/or medication areas, as authorized, in the performance of required duties, as needed.
10. Performs related duties, as required.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

  • Successful completion of a NYS Certified Nursing Attendant program, required.


Must pass Lenox Hill Hospital Patient Care Associate's competency test prior to entering training program.

  • Must pass Lenox Hill Hospital training program within the normal probationary period.

  • Heart Saver Certification, preferred.

  • Demonstrated competency in at least one of the following; EKG testing or venipuncture procedure, preferred.

  • Ability to communicate effectively and follow written and/or oral instructions. Demonstrated competency in basic mathematics

  • Ability to operate all medical equipment necessary to perform job duties.

  • Ability to lift, turn, position, move and restrain patients as required.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
RN Case Manager Patient Car...

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 7/21/2018 12:00:00 AM 2018-10-19T00:00 Company Overview At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we're not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we're driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker's Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor's Employees' Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day. Job Description RN Case Manager, Patient Care Advocacy Program (PCAP) Hours :Fulltime Five Days 9 am-5 pm (Monday to Friday) transition to Four Days x 10 hours We are: * Providers of compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to Oncology patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment. * RN Case Manager ar MSK You are: * Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm. * A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that maintain high standards of patient care within the organization. * Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged, using both formal and informal development. * Approachable and comfortable with diverse groups of people and able to make others comfortable with you. * An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding. * Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric care solutions. You will: * Work with multidisciplinary team and act as a liaison to insurance carriers and staff. * Provide information to staff/patient/family members on insurance provisions and benefits as related to care at MSKCC. * Analyze and implement strategies to obtain and/or optimize insurance coverage for patients who require MSKCC expertise * Explain hospital and physician billing policies and counsels patients on their Insurance network options per regulatory compliance. You need: * Current NYS RN License/Registration * Bachelors of Science or Arts with major related to healthcare Nursing or other related major * Minimum five years direct patient care clinical experience. * Managed Care/UR/CM experience strongly preferred * Denials and Appeals experience preferred * Oncology experience preferred * Excellent problem solving and negotiation skill * Knowledge of state and federal regulations that govern health insurance coverage . * Knowledge of Microsoft: Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point, and Internet Explorer. #LI-MM1 Closing MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York NY

Patient Care Associate - Per Diem, NYC

Expired Job

Northwell Health