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Providence Health & Services Health Unit Coordinator - Transitional Care in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Health Unit Coordinator (HUC) ( Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Transitional Care in Anchorage, Alaska. 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.

Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

In this position you will:

  • Accurately transcribes orders for patient plan of care. Performs computer order entry, transcribes and recopies MAR's. Assists in scheduling appointments and transportation for residents.

  • Accurately maintains patient chart and unit records according to procedure.

  • Establishes and maintains daily communication with team and other departments. Recognizes and maintains patient confidentiality issues. Facilitates inter-department communication regarding transfers, admits and discharges.

  • Maintains and operates multiple telecommunication systems. Understands the process for downtime slips.

  • Assists in orientation/teaching other hospital employees.

  • May assist with the ordering of unit and patient care supplies (i.e., I-meds, IV poles, forms and paper supplies, rental supplies). Processes and follows up on work order requests for any unit repairs.

Qualifications:

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Satisfactory completion of Health Unit Coordinator training

  • Certification by the National Association of Health Unit Coordinators

  • 6 months experience in health care activities or institutional setting

About the Transitional Care Neighborhood

The Transitional Care Unit has a total of 52 beds with a variety of health rehabilitation issues (ages 20 and up). This is an exciting, busy unit with constant change, many admits, discharges.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://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 is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative (Clinical)

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 324689

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