PER DIEM CNA-FP #109625 (KVMH-KV237)

JOB DESCRIPTION

DATE POSTED: July 24, 2020

JOB STATUS:  PER DIEM (0.30 FTE)

SALARY: $22.97/hour (BU70/HE06) *updated on 11/13/2020*

JOB LOCATION:  Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital – Waimea, Kaua’i, HI

FUNCTION:  This position works in a hospital and is responsible for providing direct patient care through the performance of a variety of nursing support tasks in accordance with established methods and procedures and other duties as assigned.  The position may work on rotating shifts and may be subject to provide work on the weekends/holidays.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

To qualify, you must meet all of the following requirements. Please note that unless specifically indicated, the required education and experience are credited based on a 40-hour workweek.

Certification Requirement:  Applicants must obtain a valid State of Hawaii Nurse Aide Certificate certification and have completed a State approved training program  which demonstrates knowledge of basic nursing skills (i.e., taking vital signs, measuring output, recognition of abnormal signs and symptoms, etc.); the aging process; first aid; patient rights; universal precautions; infection control; body mechanics; purpose and benefits of activities of daily living (i.e., eating/feeding, providing fluids, bathing, dressing, etc.); purpose and benefits of restorative care (i.e., use and application of assistive devices; range of motion activities; bowel and bladder training; correct use of bed pans, urinals, and/or commodes, etc.); and basic medical and nursing terminology.

Basic Life Support (BLS) certification must be valid and presented upon first day of employment.

Prerequisite Qualifications Required for the Full Performance Level

Experience and Essential Knowledge and Abilities:  One (1) year of work experience in a health facility such as a hospital or similar medically oriented institution where the primary or basic objective was to observe and report on a variety of physical and/or mental symptoms and conditions and implement care and/or treatment procedures for a caseload of patients.  Such experience must have demonstrated knowledge of basic nursing skills (i.e., taking vital signs, measuring output, recognition of abnormal signs and symptoms, etc.); first aid; patient rights; universal precautions; infection control; body mechanics; principles of growth and development; purpose and benefits of activities of daily living (i.e., eating/feeding, providing fluids, bathing, dressing, etc.); purpose and benefits of restorative care (i.e., use and application of assistive devices, range of motion activities, etc.); basic medical and nursing terminology; and the ability to assist and participate in the activities of the treatment team; assess each patient’s age specific needs; and independently provide age specific direct.


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To apply for this job email your details to cosuna@hhsc.org