Hawaii Pacific Health Social Worker - Pediatric Ambulatory Unit 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 Pediatric Ambulatory Unit at Kapi‘olani is dedicated to providing family-centered, multidisciplinary care for children with cancer, blood and immunological disorders. Services include lab collection from central venous lines, diagnostics such as bone marrow aspirations and lumbar punctures, procedural preparations, pain management, complex chemotherapy administration, transfusions and a number of clinical services ranging from coagulopathy to immunology. Kapi‘olani is a member institution of the Children’s Oncology Group, which enables our children to receive the most up-to-date treatment methods by participating in the National Cancer Institute’s approved clinical trials.
If you are compassionate and empathetic, you could be our next Social Worker and provide invaluable counseling and guidance services to patients and their families undergoing traumatic or challenging situations. Your responsibilities include providing assessment, counseling and referral services to patients and their families. We are looking for someone sensitive and perceptive, with a strong sense of community care and social service, who shares our 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: Day/Evening - 8 Hours
Work Type: Part Time Regular
Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining
Minimum Qualifications: Current Hawai’i Social Work license.
Preferred Qualifications: Two (2) years social worker inpatient clinic experience preferred. Familiarity with community resources.
Position Social Worker - Pediatric Ambulatory Unit
Category Social Services
Employment Type Employee
Location Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, Honolulu, HI
Req ID 15095