A Health Care Assistant in Cork, Cork earns an average wage of €11.36 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

€20,347 - €32,427
€25K
MEDIAN: €24,988
50%
€9.22 - €16.04
€9
€11
€16
MEDIAN: €11.36
10%
50%
90%
€0€33K
Salary €24,988
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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€19,160 - €33,554
  • Country: Ireland
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data €0€16
Hourly Rate €9.22 - €16.04
Overtime €13.80
Annual Data €0€33K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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€19,160 - €33,554
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Job Description for Health Care Assistant

Health care assistants are responsible for many tasks, including feeding, dressing, and washing patients, taking patients' vital signs, bed making, maintaining clinical stock items, and other methods of assisting patients. Health care assistants generally work in healthcare facilities such as hospitals and elder care facilities; their environment can be fast-paced depending on the number of patients and available staff members. They generally work alongside nurses, doctors, therapists, and other health professionals, but their top responsibility is working with patients. Health care assistants may work under a practicing nurse in a training program that allows them to obtain various qualifications to become a nurse themselves.

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Health Care Assistant Tasks

  • Show patients to examination rooms and prepare them for the physician.
  • May assist with administrative duties including scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding for insurance purposes.
  • Collect, prepare and log blood, tissue or other laboratory specimens.
  • Prepare and administer medications as directed by a physician.
  • Interview and record patients' medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height.

Health Care Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Health Care Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Health Care Assistant Salaries

▲32%

National Average
€25,000

▼5%

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%