Be responsible for taking patient vital signs, including blood pressure, heart and respiratory rate, temperature and oxygen saturation
Encourage patient to perform exercises and guide patient activities as directed including ambulating, transferring, turning and positioning
Maintain a clean, comfortable environment for each patient that aligns with MSK policies and procedures
Perform personal hygiene tasks for patients including bathing, mouth care, peri-care and skin care
Ensure patient has necessarily supplies every single day including a clean gown, towels, soap, etc; change bed linens as needed
Record intake and output
Escort discharged patients out of hospital as directed by RN
Provide Post-mortem care
Perform additional clerical and environmental duties in designated clinical areas as needed
An effective communicator, able to determine how best to reach difference audiences
Excited to work as part of a care-giving, patient-centered team, capable of building strong relationships and delivering patient-centric solutions
A problem-solver, eager to take initiative in new situations and tackle tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy and enthusiasm
Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively to meet shared goals and objectives
A quick learner, with the ability to apply insights from past efforts to new situations
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
High School diploma or equivalent
At least 1 year of direct patient care experience, preferably in an acute care setting
Please note: If you don't have applicable experience, but have completed training from an accredited Nursing/Medical Assistant Program, you will be considered.
SHIFT HOURS: 2 Shifts available!
3pm-11pm, Monday - Friday with weekend rotation
11pm - 7am, Monday - Friday with weekend rotation
Internal Number: 2021-48902
About Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
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.