Ward Clerk – Emergency Room
Founded in 1921, Straub Medical Center includes a 159-bed hospital in Honolulu, a network of neighborhood clinics and a visiting specialist program that reaches throughout the state of Hawaii. With over 200 physicians who are leaders in their fields, Straub provides its patients with diagnoses and treatments for more than 32 different medical specialties, including bone and joint, heart, cancer, endocrinology/diabetes, family medicine, gastroenterology, geriatric medicine, internal medicine, vascular and urology. Straub is home to the Pacific Region’s only multidisciplinary burn treatment center. The hospital consistently brings new technologies and innovative medical practices to Hawaii, such as minimally invasive cardiac surgery and total joint replacement.
The Emergency Room department at Straub includes 13 treatment areas that attend to approximately 60 to 80 patients per day, for issues ranging from cardiac or surgical care to acute injuries. Patients can go to any emergency room in Hawai‘i, but many chose Straub for its service excellence and longstanding commitment to providing the best quality care. The independent national hospital rating service HealthGrades.com has rated Straub as #1 in the treatment of stroke, heart attack, angioplasty, heart by-pass surgery and respiratory infection.
As the Ward Clerk, you will form an important part of the team that provides our quality nursing care services at Straub’s Emergency Room. You will be coordinating activities at the nursing station and perform non-nursing and clerical functions on an intra and inter-departmental level. We are looking for someone with outstanding patient care and organizational skills, an appreciation for procedure and protocol and a commitment to our vision of delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.
*Under the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Federal Vaccination Mandate, all health care workers must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved medical or religious exemption from receiving the COVID-19 vaccination.*
Location: Straub Medical Center, Honolulu, HI
Work Schedule: Day/Night – 12 Hours
Work Type: Full Time Regular
Bargaining Unit: ILWU
Minimum Qualifications: High school or equivalent.
Preferred Qualifications: Post-high school vocational/specialized training. Medical terminology course. Medical office procedures course. Six (6) months clerical experience in a healthcare setting. Experience with a variety of computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Microsoft Office, etc. Customer Service experience. Ward Clerk experience. Previous Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)or Medical Assistant training and experience.