Coordinates clerical activities and supports patient services utilizing clinical information systems to ensure accurate preparation and processing of patient documents, verify status information and confirm communications for doctors, nurses, patients, and family members to ensure effective operations of the unit. MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS Education: - None. Experience: - Must have one (1) year of healthcare experience ¿OR¿ - Must have one (1) year of related clerical experience. Equivalent Education and/or Experience: - May have an equivalent combination of education and experience to substitute for both the education and the experience requirements. Certification/Registration/Licensure: - Prefer National Association of Health Unit Coordinators (NAHUC) certification. - Prefer a current Heartsaver CPR course completion card within 90 days of hire and/or placement in job from one of the following: o American Heart Association o American Red Cross o Military Training Network. Skills or Special Abilities: - Must be able to successfully pass a Customer Service test, Spelling test, and Basic Computer Skills test with a minimum score of 80%. - Must be able to type 20 words-per-minute with a maximum of three errors. - Must be able to communicate effectively with patients, families, and hospital staff. - Must be able to complete the Health Unit Coordinator checklist within three months of employment. - Must be able to demonstrate patient-centered/patient-valued behaviors.
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