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Registered Nurse - Kohala Home Health (Big Island, FT-40)

Location
Honokaa, Hawaii
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
30 Jul 2022
About Us

To fulfill the intent of Queen Emma and King Kamehameha IV to provide in perpetuity quality health care services to improve the well-being of Native Hawaiians and all the people of Hawaii.


Scope of Service

We provide intermittent quality care for homebound patients, of all ages, by offering a network of services to meet the emotional and physical needs of both patients and families.   We provide Skilled Nursing, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, as well as Certified Home Health Aide care, and Medical Social Worker services.  Our service area includes Hilo, Hamakua, North and South Kohala, North Kona, Keaau and Volcano.


Responsibilities

I. JOB SUMMARY/RESPONSIBILITIES:
  Responsible for coordinating clinical care of patient. 
  Integrates all health care providers to ensure high quality patient/family outcomes, and establishes a consistent and accountable relationship with patient/family. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to, initiation and development of the plan of care, patient/family education, utilization management and discharge planning.

II. TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
  Essential: lifting up to 2 lb., seeing, hearing, talking, grasping, fingering, standing, walking, stooping, forward reaching, handling. 
  Frequent: pushing and pulling up to 30 psi, lifting up to 10 lbs., sitting, bending, squatting, twisting.
  Occasional: pushing and pulling up to 70 psi;  lifting:  horizontal lift/carry up to 75 lbs. with assistance, floor to waist up to 35 lbs., waist to shoulder up to 25 lbs., overhead level up to 15 lbs.;  carrying up to 35 lbs, running, climbing, side bending,  kneeling, crouching, overhead reaching.
  Operates various machines/tools/work aids.

III. TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
  Not substantially subjected to adverse environmental conditions.
  Exposure to body fluids, blood products, and communicable diseases.
  Work environment may be highly stressful, fast paced and hectic.

IV. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A.  EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE:
  Diploma or Associate's Degree in Nursing.
  Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred.
  Current Hawaii State license as a Registered Nurse.
  Current certification at BLS/HCP level.  Additional certifications may be required based on area of assignment.


Additional Requirements

A.         EXPERIENCE:

  • One (1) year of RN Skilled Nursing experience within the last five (5) years is required.

 


Equal Employment Opportunity

Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Vet

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Details

  • Job Reference: 672076152-2
  • Date Posted: 30 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Queen's North Hawaii Comm Hosp
  • Location: Honokaa, Hawaii
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent