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Health Unit Coordinators administer health care institutions and have multiple duties, such as handling budgets and medical records, creating patient admission procedures, maintaining the information system, and recruiting staff. The most successful resume examples showcase financial knowledge, organizational skills, leadership, computer competencies, communication skills, and problem-solving skills. Previous experience in healthcare management is a must. A Bachelor's Degree in accounting, IT, business administration or human resources is common experience in Health Unit Coordinator resume samples.

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Health Unit Coordinator

Coordinate patient admissions and discharge verifying patient demographics.

  • Enter patient orders into CPOE for procedures such as chest x-ray, EKG, lab request as well as notify respiratory regarding code blue patient care.
  • Utilization of hospital computer system to replenish unit supplies such as Cairpad for Flexi-care beds, office supplies, and notify Hill-Rom for bed service.
  • Customer Service related to answering units' multi-line telephone system, greeting visitors to unit and directing them to appropriate care nurse or patient room.
  • Answer patient call system and locate appropriate staff member per patient request or need.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
32

Neurology ICU Health Unit Coordinator

  • Greeted patients and family members as they entered the unit, directed as needed within the hospital campus.
  • Answered phones and directed calls promptly to appropriate medical staff.
  • Entered orders into MS4 as directed.
  • Distributed phone listings and nurse bed assignments daily.
  • Restocked medical and office supplies as needed.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Nursing
33

Health Unit Coordinator

Worked in Emergency room and Urgent care department

  • Tasks included flow of communication amongst co-workers, patients and departments
  • Use of proper telephone techniques to order labs and radiology procedures
  • Created charts and discharge instructions for patients
  • Patient disclosures and private information procedures
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Alnwick, England
BA
International Business
34

Health Unit Coordinator

Develop patient charts during the admissions discharge process.

  • Responsible for telephone coverage accurate messages and prompt follow up.
  • Responsible for inputting orders for various labs, and faxing and scanning of doctor orders.
  • Monitor behavior and provide assurance of safety and well being via timed rounding and checks.
  • Ensure the care and development of the patient responsibility by performing both direct and indirect personal care and support.
  • Transportation of patients (unmonitored) patient preparation for procedures collection of vital signs and unit specific procedures and task, which require documented competence.
  • Input orders related to patient care as requested by the doctor or nurse.
  • Insures chart accuracy through periodic chart reviews and checks.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Human Services
Healthcare
35

Health Unit Coordinator

Transcribe physician orders in totality.

  • Serve as a liaison among physicians, nursing staff, patients, and visitors communicating daily updates.
  • Managed patient charts and filed physicians' orders.
  • Processed laboratory orders, summaries and other information into the patients' charts.
  • Accurately maintain office and patient care supplies within budget guidelines.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BBA
Bachelor of Business Administration
MA
Master of Arts
Cosmetology
36

Health Unit Coordinator and Cardiac Monitor Technician, Cardiac Unit

Entry of customer data and doctor's orders.

  • Coordination of all intake and discharge of patients.
  • Answered and operated multi-line telephone system.
  • Responsible for answering customer questions and concerns.
  • Effectively communicate with doctors, nurses, volunteers, and other hospital staff.
  • Responsible for knowing and recognizing dysrhythmias
  • Responsible for knowing how to perform single-lead and 12-Lead EKG's.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
21
years
at this job
37

Nursing Assistant/ Health Unit Coordinator

Promoted to Health Unit Coordinator from nursing assistant.

  • Prioritize and implement unit and patient needs according to policies and procedures.
  • Ensures work station meets standards for cleanliness, safeness, and presents a professional atmosphere.
  • Transcribe physician orders onto medication administration records and treatment records.
  • Advocate for the patients and their families to support patient/family rights and needs.
  • Comply with HIPAA guidelines in all patient documentation and interactions.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Medical Administrative Assistant
Nursing Assisting
38

Health Unit Coordinator

Assisting in planning, organizing, implementing and evaluating the activities occurring in the nursing station by performing clerical and receptionist duties and maintaining the physical environment of the area.

  • Greet new patients upon arrival to the unit and escort them to their rooms as necessary
  • Schedule diagnostic procedures and treatment
  • Assist with tracking and monitoring all patients in the unit going to tests, procedures being transferred to another unit, or being discharged
  • Enters hospital charge data into the computer system to assist with preparation of patient charges
  • Orders all clerical and operational supplies specific to the nursing unit and maintains expenses within budgetary guidelines
  • Document patient allergies on all patient forms
  • Assist physicians with patient information
  • Work collaboratively with the admitting department to ensure the smooth admission, transfer and discharge of patient
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
39

Health Unit Coordinator

Flexible hospital resource for multi departments

  • Accurate and timely processing of physician medical orders
  • Effectively communicate with staff and ancillary departments
  • Professional and caring support for patients and visitors
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Medical Insurance Billing And Coding
40

Health Unit Coordinator

Review medical documentation and consult with healthcare providers when documentation is inadequate or unclear for coding purposes.

  • Maintain patient charts and records
  • Receive and coordinate telephone calls properly, according to hospital procedure, and in compliance with confidentiality statues
  • Release information according to the law and facility policy
  • Transcribe physician orders
  • Perform clerical functions for admission, discharge and transfer of patients.
  • Manage the supplies and equipment on the nursing station
  • Perform receptionist duties, set priorities and organize the daily workload.
  • Greet patients, call for consults and manage patient charging information
  • Communicate with other departments by way of telephone, intercom, pagers, tube systems, and computer
  • Responsible for watching patient's telemetry and heart rates and reporting important changes to the nursing staff
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
Health Unit Coordinator
AS
Health Information Technology

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