Clinical Assistant - Pediatric Intensive Care

Hawaii Pacific Health Honolulu, HI
Job Description

Kapi'olani Medical Center for Women & Children is Hawai'i's only maternity, newborn and pediatric specialty hospital. It is well recognized as Hawai'i's leader in the care of women, infants and children. With 243 beds, the not-for-profit hospital delivers 6,000 babies a year, and is also a medical teaching and research facility. Specialty services for patients throughout Hawai'i and the Pacific Region include intensive care for infants and children, 24-hour emergency pediatric and adult care, critical care air transport and high-risk perinatal care. Over 1,500 employees and more than 630 physicians provide specialty care at Kapi'olani. The hospital is home to the Kapi'olani Women's Center and the Women's Cancer Center, and offers numerous community programs and services, such as specialty pediatric clinics, the Kapi'olani Child Protection Center and the Sex Abuse Treatment Center.

The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) provides comprehensive, family-oriented care for all young patients to optimize health and well-being. The department provides clinical intervention to the pediatric patient requiring intensive care or advanced pediatric (step down) care, while simultaneously supporting patients and families through the Intensive Care experience. Services are available for patients with the most acute medical requirements, including the risk of organ failure, and those who require continuous monitoring such as life support therapy, invasive monitoring and other acute care measures.

As the Clinical Assistant, you will join the team of clinical professionals providing exceptional health care services at Kapi'olani. In this role, you will help to perform a variety of nursing and health care procedures, as well as certain clerical services. We are looking for someone helpful and dedicated, with a fine-tuned sense of responsibility, the ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented atmosphere, and a commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai'i's people.

Location: Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, Honolulu, HI

Work Schedule: Rotating - 12 Hours

Work Type: Full Time Regular

FTE: 0.900000

Bargaining Unit: Teamsters

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: High school or equivalent. Completion of nurse aide course with certification or completion of one (1) year of a nursing program. Current American Heart Association Health Care Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR card. One (1) year clinical experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Current Hawai'i Certified Nurse Aide (CNA). One (1) year clerical experience in a health care setting.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Clinical Assistant - Pediatric Intensive Care

Category Medical Support Staff

Employment Type Employee

Location Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, Honolulu, HI

Req ID 10531