NYC Health Hospitals Patient Care Associate - Behav Hlth Svcs in United States

Marketing Statement

North Central Bronx Hospital represents the best that a community hospital has to offer: quality care in a friendly and familiar setting. North Central has earned a fine reputation in a number of service areas, including primary care, geriatric services, women’s health, pediatrics, asthma programs, and others. Spacious and modern patient rooms and beautifully-renovated units ensure that hospital stays are as pleasant and comfortable as possible.

Job Description

Under the direction of the Registered Nurse or other professional medical staff in the healthcare setting performs a variety of clerical and health duties associated with patient care.

Minimum Qualifications

  1. A four-year High School Diploma or its educational equivalent; and,
  2. Successful completion of a NYS Department of Health prescribed training program for Phlebotomy, satisfactory to the Laboratory Director and appropriate to the workload of the facility; and,
  3. Completion of a facility-based training program in the performance of electrocardiographs and basic life support procedures including certification in Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation.

Note: Effective January 1, 2015, employees performing central service functions, while serving in the Group 12 title of Patient Care Associate (988010), must either possess valid certification as a Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) issued by the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management or as a Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician (CSPDT) issued by the Certifying Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution, or be grandfathered. Grandfathering requires that employees provide evidence that they have been employed in a healthcare facility for a cumulative period of one (1) year occurring between January 1, 2011 and December 31, 2014 and that they have competently performed central service functions during the course of their qualifying experience and will continue to be able to competently perform such functions during the course of their employment at HHC. In addition, these employees will be required to annually complete ten (10) hours of continuing education credits in order to remain qualified to perform central service functions at an HHC facility.

Department Preferences

Shift 11:00pm - 7:30am

How To Apply

If you wish to apply for this position, please apply online by clicking the "Apply Now" button or forward your resume, noting the above Job ID #, to:

North Bronx Healthcare Network Nurse Recruitment Department, HR 1400 Pelham Parkway South, Building # 4, Room 13N16 Bronx, NY 10461 Attn: Nurse Recruitment Fax: 718-918-6699 E-Mail:

Job Title: Patient Care Associate - Behav Hlth Svcs

Location: Jacobi Medical Center

Job ID: 31293

Department: PSYCHIATRY - 8A

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Regular Shift: 1

Hire In Rate: $41,132.00 (for employees new to HHC)

Salary Range: $41,132.00

Pay Frequency: Year

Source of Funding: Mental Health

Civil Service Classification: Non Competitive

Post Date: 2016/11/28 2016/12/05