NURSE CASE MANAGER
***EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY FOR LPN, RN, or MA***
$25.00 - $31.00 per hour
Monday to Friday | 35 to 40 hrs per week
Paid time off
$2,500 Signing Bonus
Kumukahi Health + Wellness (KH+W) is a company on the rise. Every day we combine our passion to serve with our exceptional skillset to reach Hawai'i’s most vulnerable populations. In this difficult work, we inspire one another to be the best possible agents of change for our community. Here, innovation is not about the latest app, but about transforming the ways in which people reach better health outcomes and overall wellness. Join our ‘ohana and embark on an exciting career in a field very few ever get to experience.
In this Nurse Case Manager role, you will be an essential element of an integrated care team that recruits, assesses and qualifies patients for HIV case management services at Kumukahi Health + Wellness. You will be under the Director of Client Services, but also have some clinical responsibilities in assisting the Medical Director with the sexual health clinic in the Kona office.
Your primary roles include: carrying a caseload of HIV positive clients possibly with medical co-morbidities, qualifying patients for Ryan White services, conducting a thorough nursing assessment of clinic patients and carrying out provider’s order, creating and updating acuity and treatment plans, and monitoring HIV labs, including viral load. Case management services may entail securing medical transportation to/from appointments, assisting patients towards treatment readiness, facilitating telehealth visits, and other activities that ensure treatment successes.
Understanding of Hawai'i Island geography and its unique populations, especially West Hawai'i.
Must be able to communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary team of various educational and professional backgrounds.
Valid LPN or RN license, without encumbrance, in the State of Hawaii or Certified Medical Assistant.
Medical charting experience with high attention to detail.
Must provide services to patients in a manner that is non-judgmental, client-centered and strengths-based.
Must be comfortable with Harm Reduction in underserved populations, such as sex workers, people without housing, and patients who actively use illegal substances.
Experience working with LGBTQ and/or HIV individuals preferred.
Experience in arranging community resources and knowledge of West Hawai'i social services.
Familiarity with medical insurance in Hawai'i.
Ability to maintain the highest standards of patient confidentiality due to the sensitive nature of our patient base.
Valid Hawai'i Driver’s License and reliable transportation.
Provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination upon hire.
Kumukahi Health + Wellness is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Submit resume and cover letter via email or USPS to:
Director of Operations
101 Aupuni Street, PH 1014C
Hilo, HI 96720