APRN - Days
Company: Queen's Health System
Posted on: November 21, 2022
Queen's North Hawaii Community Hospital - is a 35-bed rural acute
care hospital located in Waimea (Kamuela), Hawaii Island. More than
300 employees and over a dozen employed physicians staff the main
hospital, as well the outpatient clinics located in the Lucy
Henriques Medical Center, at our Primary Care Clinic located near
Longs Drugs, and at our Specialty Clinic located in the Parker
Watch this video to explore our history and culture: - Who Is
The - Queen's Health System -is a nonprofit health care
organization with a rich history of caring for the people of
Hawai'i. We have four hospitals and more than 70 preventive,
specialty health care locations and labs throughout the Pacific
region. And, as the state's largest employer, we have 10,000
caregivers, medical staff, and leadership to help you achieve
optimal health and wellness.
I. JOB SUMMARY/RESPONSIBILITIES:
(Reference: State of Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer
Affairs, Title 16, sub chapter 14, Hawaii Revised Statues.)
--- - The APRN functions as an expert practitioner with educator
consultant, researcher and leadership role components and functions
autonomously and in collaboration with other health care
professionals to enhance the quality of nursing practice and
--- - Provides health care that includes services to individuals
and families which emphasize health promotion, disease prevention,
and diagnosis and management of acute and chronic diseases. Direct
care services may include, but are not limited to, obtaining a
patient history, providing a complete or focused physical
examination, ordering, conducting and interpreting diagnostic and
laboratory tests, patient and family education, and dealing with
social, economic and ethical issues within the scope of a health
care provider. Indirect patient care services may include but are
limited to setting standards for nursing practice and facilitating
the professional practice of nursing care at the bedside.
--- - Develops protocols for care, as appropriate, serves as a
health care researcher, interdisciplinary consultant, and patient
--- - Depending upon area of assignment, performs various duties as
II. TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
--- - Essential: standing, sitting, walking, finger dexterity,
seeing, hearing, speaking, reaching above, at and below shoulder,
frequent gripping of an object.
--- - Occasional: stooping, bending, squatting, twisting body,
lifting, and carrying weight up to 20 pounds.
--- - Operates various office and medical equipment including
III. TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
--- - May be exposed to communicable disease and body fluids,
sharps and chemicals.
--- - May be required to deal with hostile patients and/or
--- - Not substantially subjected to adverse environmental
IV. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A. - EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE:
--- - Recognition as an APRN by the Hawaii State Board of
--- - Current BLS certification.
--- - Credentialing and privileging required if providing medical
level of care.
--- - Prescriptive authority for non-controlled and controlled
substances depending upon area of assignment.
B. - EXPERIENCE:
--- - Two (2) years nursing experience required.
--- - One (1) year of recent clinical experience working in area of
APRN Scope of Service
- - Additional Requirements:
- - EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE:
- - Prescriptive authority for non-controlled and controlled
- - Current board certification in one (1) of the following:
- - Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) -
- - Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP)
- - Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner (AGNP)
- - Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP)
Equal Employment Opportunity
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Vet
PandoLogic. Keywords: Practical Registered Nurse (PRN), Location:
Waimea, HI - 96796 , PL: 553936888
Keywords: Queen's Health System, Maui , APRN - Days, Other , Waimea, Hawaii
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