Hawaii Pacific Health Ward Clerk - Intensive Care Unit in Honolulu, Hawaii

Job Description

Founded in 1921, Straub Medical Center is a fully integrated nonprofit health care system with a 159-bed tertiary care hospital in Honolulu, a network of neighborhood clinics and a visiting specialist program that reaches throughout the state of Hawai‘i. With more than 300 employed or contracted physicians who are leaders in their fields, Straub provides its patients with expert diagnoses and treatments for more than 30 different medical specialties, including bone and joint, heart, cancer, endocrinology/diabetes, family medicine, gastroenterology, geriatric medicine, internal medicine, women’s health, vascular and urology. Straub is home to the Pacific Region’s only multi-disciplinary burn treatment center. The hospital consistently brings new technologies and innovative medical practices to Hawai‘i, such as pioneering minimally invasive cardiac surgery and total joint replacement. In 2010, the American Heart Association recognized Straub in three areas of excellence: Coronary Artery Disease (Gold Award), Heart Failure (Silver Award) and Heart Attack (Bronze Award).

The Intensive Care Unit (ICU) provides therapeutic nursing and medical care for patients who are critically ill or are being closely monitored to prevent the deterioration of their condition. Our compassionate and professional staff provides multidisciplinary care that supports the holistic inclusion of patients, families and significant others to maximize recovery and decrease the length of inpatient stay.

As a Ward Clerk, you will form an important part of the team that provides our quality nursing care services for Straub’s Intensive Care Unit. You will be coordinating activities at the nursing station and perform non-nursing and clerical functions on an intra and inter-departmental level. We are looking for someone with outstanding patient care and organizational skills, an appreciation for procedure and protocol and a commitment to our vision of delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.

Location: Straub Medical Center, Honolulu, HI

Work Schedule: Day - 12 Hours

Work Type: Full Time Regular

FTE: 0.900000

Bargaining Unit: ILWU

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: High school or equivalent.

Preferred Qualifications: Post high school vocational/specialized training. Medical terminology course. Medical office procedures course. Six (6) months clerical experience in a healthcare setting. Experience with a variety of computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Microsoft Office, etc. Customer Service experience. Ward Clerk experience. Previous Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or Medical Assistant training and experience.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Ward Clerk - Intensive Care Unit

Category Medical Support Staff

Employment Type Employee

Location Straub Medical Center, Honolulu, HI

Req ID 10117