Nurse Case Manager
$25.00 - $31.00 per hour
Monday to Friday
Paid time off
In this Nurse Case Manager role, you will be an essential element of an integrated care team that recruits, assesses, and qualifies patients for case management services at Kumukahi Health + Wellness. You will be under the Director of Care Services, but also have some clinical responsibilities in assisting the Medical Director with the sexual health clinic in our 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
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
KH+W 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