Hawaii Pacific Health Social Worker, Oncology - Gyn Oncology in Honolulu, Hawaii
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 Kapi‘olani Women's Cancer Center is the only facility of its kind in the state and is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of gynecologic cancers, including ovarian, endometrial, cervical, vulva, and vaginal cancers. Kapi‘olani strives to provide the highest level of women's cancer care in Hawai‘i and the Women's Cancer Center supports a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to cancer care, addressing all aspects of a woman's treatment, from her physical health to her mental and emotional well-being. In addition, the Center offers patients the opportunity to participate in state-of-the-art clinical trials in collaboration with the Cancer Research Center of Hawai‘i and the National Cancer Institute. Our highly qualified, multidisciplinary team includes board-certified, fellowship-trained GYN oncologists, medical and radiation oncologists, licensed and certified oncology nurses, a gynecologic oncology coordinator to educate patients and assist women through their individualized care plan, certified genetic counselors and other support services.
If you are compassionate and empathetic, you could be our next Oncology Social Worker and provide resources to assist in initiating the management of service activities for specific oncology and/or chronically ill patient population. Your responsibilities include facilitating multidisciplinary communication and providing expert oversight of patient care plan including Psychosocial Assessment to support system initiatives and achieve optimal patient outcomes. We are looking for someone sensitive and perceptive, with a strong sense of community care and social service, who shares our commitment to creating a healthier Hawai‘i.
Location: Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, Honolulu, HI
Work Schedule: Day - 8 Hours
Work Type: Full Time Regular
Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining
Minimum Qualifications: Current Hawai‘i Social Work license.
Preferred Qualifications: One (1) year clinical social work experience in an acute care setting.
Position Social Worker, Oncology - Gyn Oncology
Category Social Services
Employment Type Employee
Location Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, Honolulu, HI
Req ID 17579