Title of Position
Patient Care Coordinator - Long Term Care
Regular Full-Time (Req. #2014-013). Primarily day shift, with 24 hour on-call status. Flexibility to work evenings/nights/weekends required. Endurance for shift rotation required when staffing requirements cannot be met. Must be physically able to respond to off-shift emergencies when necessary.
Kuakini Geriatric Care, Inc.
Responsible for coordinating operational activities of designated units with established nursing standards, policies, procedures, JCAHO, and regulatory requirements. Facilitates cooperative and collaborative relationships between nursing administration and staff, and has 24 hour accountability for compliance to nursing care standards in the planning, organizing, directing, and implementing nursing care. Works collaboratively with all departments and the medical staff to achieve and maintain quality patient care in a cost-effective manner, and promotes teamwork among all members of the healthcare team.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with current Hawaii Registered Nurse license required. Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing preferred. Minimum one (1) year experience in acute medical/surgical/gerontological nursing required. Management experience preferred. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Health Care Providers required, with retraining once every two years.