Health Unit Coordinator - Medical/Telemetry
Providence Health & Services - Olympia, WA

This job posting is no longer available on Providence Health & Services. Find similar jobs: Health Unit Coordinator jobs - Providence Health & Services jobs

Initiate and prioritize the accurate processing and transcription of provider orders

Assemble and maintain patient charts, current forms and results/reports

Assess, order and maintain unit supplies and equipment

Serve as the hub of all communication for the unit; acts as the front-line customer service representative of the unit

Be accountable for the efficient coordination of unit activities, including patient placement, scheduling, coordination with other departments for patient care services and the effective dissemination and prioritization of information

Work under the direction of the charge nurse

Required

qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or equivalent

Ability to read, write and verbally communicate in English

One year experience as a Health Unit Coordinator (or related experience) in an acute care setting

Preferred

qualifications for this position include:
Experience as a hospital Health Unit Coordinator or graduate of a Health Unit Coordinator training program, and/or medical clerical experience

Accurate typing/keyboarding skills

Knowledge of medical terminology

Certification as a Health Unit Coordinator

Current CPR certification

Knowledge and experience of reviewing telemetry and EKG monitors

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/index.html

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit organization extending across a five-state area – from Alaska through Washington, Montana, Oregon, and into Southern California.

Providence employs more than 51,000 employees, and operates 27 acute care hospitals, and more than 35 non-acute health care facilities, as well as physician clinics, health plans, and numerous other health and education services.

Providence Health & Services is an equal opportunity employer who provides competitive benefits, a drug-free workplace and supports work/life balance.

Providence Health & Services - 2 years ago - save job
About this company
148 reviews
As the sixth-largest faith-based health system in the United States, we employ talented and dedicated individuals at our large medical...