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Providence Health & Services Health Unit Coordinator - Emergency Services in Centralia, Washington


Providence is calling a Health Unit Coordinator - Emergency Services (0.3 FTE, Night Shift, 12 hours per week) to Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, WA.

This position performs all duties in a manner that promotes team concepts and reflects the Providence Health & Services mission, philosophy, and core values. The Health Unit Coordinator (HUC) is responsible for performing clerical and receptions duties, managing visitor access, facilitating communication, and contributing to a smooth functioning, cost efficient, well-equipped unit.

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:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to read, write and verbally communicate in English

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One year experience as a hospital Health Unit Coordinator or graduate of a Health Unit Coordinator training program, or one year of medical clerical experience

  • Accurate typing/keyboarding skills

  • Knowledge of medical terminology

  • Certification as a Health Unit Coordinator

  • Current CPR certification

About the hospital you will serve .

Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, Washington is a 127-bed, not-for-profit hospital providing emergency, diagnostic, cancer, birthing and surgical services. It consistently receives high scores on accreditation surveys by the Joint Commission, the Washington Department of Health (DOH) and the Washington Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).

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

Our Mission

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.

About Us

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.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Administrative (Clinical)

Location: Washington-Centralia

Req ID: 255372