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This position is being filled under the Expedited Hiring Authority for Shortage Category and/or Critical Need Health Care Occupations.
About the Position:
These positions are located at Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI.
Honolulu is where the timeless radiance of the islands meets the modern luxuries of today. Residents can hike down a lush mountainside, just minutes away from a soaring cityscape or feast at a luau under the stars one night, and dine at a five-star restaurant another. Located on Oahu, Honolulu is home to the majority of the state's diverse population. Residents enjoy extensive shopping, medical, continuing education, and year-round recreation opportunities.
Federal employees in Hawaii are currently entitled to receive a 10.99% Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) in addition to the base salary. This is subject to change.
Who May Apply: US Citizens
As a Nursing Assistant, you will perform duties such as:
- Provide activities of daily living for all patients to include but not limited to: bathing, changing clothes, changing linen, oral care, hair and skin care, shaving, bowel elimination assistance, foley care, wound care, back rubs, lotion application, compression sleeve application, dressing changes, taking and recording of vital signs, hourly outputs, and point of care testing.
- Perform daily calibrations and quality controls on all point of care laboratory equipment and record values as required.
- Transport patients in the assigned units to and from radiology, cath lab, interventional radiology, and other trips off of the respective unit/ward/clinic, helps to monitor the patient and alerting the care provider of any and all patient vital sign and cognition changes.
- Provide nursing support as the unit ward clerk to include, but not limited to: answering phones, answering and sending faxes, paging people as needed, transferring and admitting patients to and from the critical care section, ordering office supplies, stocking paper in all printers and fax machines, making copies, scanning all consent forms and other documents into patients' charts, maintain the hard copy of patients' charts, etc.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…US Citizens
This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/488173100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.