Providence Health & Services Health Unit Coordinator in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Health Unit Coordinator (Nursing Administration, Day Shift, 0.5 FTE) to Providence St. Joseph Care Center in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
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:
2 years experience as a NAC/HUC in a hospital or skilled nursing facility, or Health Unit Coordinator Certificate
Completion of medical terminology course or experience
Ability to read, write and verbally communicate in English
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or equivalent
Graduate of an accredited Health Unit Coordinator training class
1 year experience performing secretarial duties in health care or equivalent training in a recognized health care program
Accurate typing/keyboarding skills
About the skilled nursing facility you will serve.
Providence St. Joseph Care Center in Spokane, Washington is located on the campus of Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital. Our Transitional Care Unit is designed for patients coming out of the hospital who need skilled nursing care, end of life care, or rehabilitation for those recovering from surgery or who have a functional loss from illness, disease, or an accident. Our Long Term Care unit provides skilled nursing in a residential setting, addressing the needs of our residents through creating a sense of community and home and providing a model of care that is resident-centered.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 251535