Patient Care Assistant (Temporary)
Company: State of Oklahoma
Posted on: January 22, 2023
Job Posting TitlePatient Care Assistant (Temporary)Agency340
OKLAHOMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTHSupervisory Organization340
District 2Job Posting End Date (Continuous if Blank)Note:
Applications will be accepted until 11:59 PM on the day prior to
the posting end date above.Estimated Appointment End Date
(Continuous if Blank)Full/Part-TimePart timeJob
TypeTemporaryCompensationThe hourly rate for this temp position is
$18 per hour, based on education and experience.Job
DescriptionPosition SummaryPositions 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, and charting, escorting patients,
assisting with activities of daily living, and ordering and
receiving supplies.Position Responsibilities /Essential
FunctionsThe functions performed by employees in this job family
will vary by level, but may include the following:
- Performs direct nursing tasks including taking vital signs,
assisting with activities of daily living and hygiene needs, and
obtaining certain lab specimens.
- Charts observations and activities, reporting pertinent changes
in the patients condition.
- Performs delegated or other specialized functions as
- Escorts patients to and from various destinations.
- Assists in maintaining and providing a clean, safe
- Orders, receives and stores supplies and performs basic
- Participates in follow-up activities and tracking clients,
schedules appointments and performs other related tasks.
- Provides case finding and recruitment of at risk persons for
comprehensive health services.Other Duties
- Demonstrates knowledge of and supports mission, vision, value
statements, standards, policies and procedures, operating
instructions, confidentiality standards, and the code of ethical
- Works effectively in team environment, participating and
assisting their peers.This job description is not designed to cover
or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or
responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.
Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with
or without notice.Education and ExperienceNone required at this
level.Valued Knowledge, skills and abilitiesRequired at this level
include knowledge of the English language in order to communicate
effectively, both orally and in writing. Ability is required to
record observations and activities, to follow oral and written
directions, and establish and maintain effective working
relationships with others.Physical Demands and Work
EnvironmentCombination 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.Equal Opportunity EmploymentThe State
of Oklahoma is an equal opportunity employer and does not
discriminate on the basis of genetic information, race, religion,
color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.Current State of
Oklahoma employees must apply for open positions through their
Workday account. Go to Careers app on WD home screen> Click on
'Find Jobs-Internal State of Oklahoma'.
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