DATE POSTED: 03/09/23
POSITION TITLE: CERTIFIED NURSE AIDE-ENTRY LEVEL
RECRUITMENT NO: HHSC 001GJ
POSITION STATUS: Various FTEs and various Type of Appointments (with or without Benefits)
POSITION LOCATION: At any HHSC facilities which include:
Oahu Region – Leahi Hospital, Maluhia
Kauai Region – Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital, Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital
East Hawaii Region – Hilo Medical Center, Hale Ho’ola Hamakua, Kau Hospital
West Hawaii Region – Kona Community Hospital, Kohala Hospital
SALARY RANGE: $46,572.00/year ($3,881.00/month, $22.39/hour) HE-02, BU:10
JOB DUTIES: This position works in a hospital, clinic or long term care facility and is responsible for providing direct patient care through the performance of a variety of nursing support
tasks in accordance with established methods and procedures. The position may work on rotating shifts and in a variety of care units (e.g., SNF, ICF, medical, surgical, etc.).
The position may also provide home care for patients.
Prerequisite Qualifications Required for Entry Level
Knowledge of: Personal hygiene and bodily care.
Ability to: Read, write, speak and understand simple sentences in English; follow oral and written instructions precisely; get along well with others; acquire and demonstrate
an attitude of respect toward patients with a variety of disabilities; retain emotional stability despite emotional and physical pressures; develop an appreciation of nursing
and medical ethics.
Certification Required: Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) and/or Heartsaver (adult, child & infant) must be obtained within six (6) months of employment.
Prerequisite Qualifications Required for Positions Providing Care Services in a Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) or Intermediate Care Facility (ICF):
Certification Required: Applicants must have a current State of Hawaii Nurse Aide Certificate and have completed a State approved training program, at the time of appointment, which demonstrates knowledge of basic nursing skills (i.e., taking vital signs, measuring output, recognition of abnormal signs and symptoms, etc.); the aging process; first aid; patient rights; universal precautions; infection control; body mechanics; purpose and benefits of activities of daily living (i.e., eating/feeding, providing fluids, bathing, dressing, etc.); purpose and benefits of restorative care (i.e., use and application of assistive devices; range of motion activities; bowel and bladder training; correct use of bed pans, urinals, and/or commodes, etc.); and basic medical and nursing terminology.
Driver’s License: For certain positions, possession of a valid motor vehicle operator’s license is required.
All Hawaii Health Systems Corporation are Nicotine Free
An Equal Opportunity Employer
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