Personal care workers in health services not elsewhere classified

Tasks and duties

  • Setting up instrument trays, preparing materials, and assisting dentists or radiographers during procedures
  • Lifting, turning, and moving patients and transporting them in wheelchairs or on moveable beds
  • Labelling drugs, chemicals and other pharmaceutical preparations and replenishing stock on shelves
  • Exposing diagnostic x-rays
  • Preparing patients for examination or treatment
  • Cleaning and sterilizing surgical, dental and pharmaceutical instruments, bottles, beakers and other equipment

    Skill level