|Department||State Department of Health|
|Date Opened||11/30/2018 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||12/14/2018 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||Up to $32,963.00 based on education and experience.|
|Full or Part Time||
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens. Our mission is to protect and promote health, to prevent disease and injury, and to cultivate conditions by which Oklahomans can be healthy.
OSDH is seeking a full time Patient Care Assistant providing support to Comanche County. This is a classified position in state government, located in Oklahoma State Department of Health. OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Packet, 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 $32,963.00, based on education and experience.
Performs direct and indirect non-professional nursing tasks or outreach services such as taking vital signs, obtaining lab specimens, ordering and receiving supplies, assists in follow-up activities and tracking clients and provides WIC certification and recertification services.
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.
Level II: 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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Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.
No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.
Scores based on: Non-competitive
***NOTE: Names of eligible applicants can be made available to State agencies upon their request, immediately following the closing date and time.