Hawaii Pacific Health Registered Nurse - Endoscopy in Lihue, Hawaii

Job Description

Founded in 1938, Wilcox Medical Center is the largest medical facility on Kaua‘i and has been recognized as one of the nation’s best rural hospitals. With 169 physicians on staff, Wilcox Memorial provides residents and visitors with expert diagnosis and treatment for more than 20 specialties. Its state-of-the-art acute care facility includes a full suite of services from emergency, OB/GYN and pediatrics to cardiology, gastroenterology, ophthalmology, pulmonology, nephrology, cosmetic surgery, internal medicine and family practice. In 2010, the Wilcox Health Women’s Center opened to provide preventive and diagnostic care for Kaua‘i’s women close to home. The hospital has 71 beds, including seven intensive care beds, five birthing suites, 20 same-day surgery beds and a 20-bed emergency department. It is equipped with MRI and CT scanners and a state-of-the-art surgical center with six surgical suites. In 2010, the American Heart Association recognized Wilcox Memorial in three areas of excellence: Coronary Artery Disease (Gold Award), Stroke (Silver Award) and Heart Failure (Silver Award.) Wilcox Memorial Hospital, together with Kaua‘i Medical Clinic and the Wilcox Health Foundation, is affiliated with Hawai‘i Pacific Health, the state’s largest health care provider.

Our highly trained Endoscopy professionals provide inpatient and outpatient services to individuals with known or suspected gastrointestinal, cardiac, pulmonary or other complications that require the use of endoscopy technology to accurately identify problems and design the appropriate treatment plan for each patient.

As the Registered Nurse for the Endoscopy department, you will have the opportunity to support physician staff within this high-intensity unit by delivering quality nursing care to patients undergoing Endoscopy procedures, working together with the area physicians and staff. We are looking for someone with strong patient care and communication skills, willingness to work in a team-oriented atmosphere and a commitment to our vision of delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.

Location: Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI

Work Schedule: Rotating - 8 Hours

Work Type: Per Diem

FTE: 0.250000

Bargaining Unit: Hawaii Nurses Association

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: Current Hawai‘i Registered Nurse License. Current American Heart Association Health Care Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) CPR cards.

Preferred Qualifications: Training in Endoscopic Retrograde Choledochopancreatography (ERCP). Two (2) years recent acute care Registered Nurse experience in Endoscopy.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Registered Nurse - Endoscopy

Category Nursing

Employment Type Employee

Location Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI

Req ID 9115