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

Description:

Providence is calling a Health Unit Coordinator (0.5 FTE, Variable) to Emergency Services at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

We are seeking a compassionate, dedicated individual to provide secretarial and technical assistance support for the nursing 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

Qualifications:

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:

  • Certification as a Health Unit Coordinator

  • One (1) year experience as a hospital Health Unit Coordinator

  • Accurate typing/keyboarding skills

  • Knowledge of medical terminology

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/

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: Variable

Job Category: Healthcare Support

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 217398

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