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.