HUC - Health Unit Coordinator

Job ID
2020-113545
Employment Type
Part Time
Department
Neuro Rehab
Hours / Pay Period
54
Facility
St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
5:00am - 2:30pm
Work Schedule
9 Hour
Location
AZ-PHOENIX

Overview

Hello humankindness 

Located conveniently in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 571-bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services.  Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph's was the first hospital in the Phoenix area. More than 125 years later, St. Joseph's remains dedicated to its mission of caring for the poor and underserved.

 

We are extremely proud to be a nationally recognized center for quality quaternary care, medical education and research. St. Joseph's includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute, Norton Thoracic Institute, Cancer Center at St. Joseph's, Ivy Brain Tumor Center, and St. Joseph's Level I Trauma Center (which is verified by the American College of Surgeons). The hospital is also a respected center for high-risk obstetrics, neuro-rehabilitation, orthopedics, and other medical services. St. Joseph’s is considered a sought-after destination hospital for treating the most complex cases from throughout the world. Every day, approximately 20 percent of the hospital’s patients have traveled from outside of Arizona and the United States to seek treatment at St. Joseph’s.

 

U.S News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the top hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery.  In addition, St. Joseph's boasts the Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's, and a strategic alliance with Phoenix Children's Hospital.

St. Joseph's is consistently named an outstanding place to work and one of Arizona's healthiest employers. Come grow your career with one of Arizona's Most Admired Companies.

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For the health of our community ... we are proud to be a tobacco-free campus.

Responsibilities

If you are looking for a fast-paced work environment with an unmatched variety of exciting professional challenges in a collaborative setting, consider a career at the BARROW NEUROLOGICAL INSTUTUTE (BNI) at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center where you will be a part of a dynamic healthcare team working in a world-renowned 52-bed state-of-the-art acute care NEURO REHABILITATION Center of Excellence. The BNI at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center has long been known for the amazing treatments, procedures and care that it provides to its patients. What many people don't realize is the road to recovery often doesn't end after initial treatment or surgery. Barrow's Neuro Rehab Unit offers these patients and their families the assistance, knowledge and skills they need. Barrow's Neuro Rehab Unit offers you the opportunity to treat the whole' person, watch improvements and touch the lives of these patients in a ways that profoundly enhance their quality of life.


JOIN US NOW as we are seeking a HEALTH UNIT COORDINATOR (HUC) who is passionate about the health and well-being of our patients to attend the nursing station, answer patient call lights and in-coming telephone calls, direct calls to appropriate personnel; perform clerical and reception duties for patient admissions, discharges and transfers, physician/healthcare team orders; obtain/maintain and ensure accuracy and completeness of patient records and documentation, communicate and maintain Census Activity and other pertinent records; and request supplies, equipment and services as directed. The HUC may assist nursing in the retrieval and delivering of medications per the unit standard.

 
Located in Phoenix, AZ, this position is critical to the success of St. Joseph's Hospital Medical Center and requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of Dignity Health.


Qualifications

Requirements:

HS Diploma/GED

Ability to read, write and speak English fluently required.

 

Preferred:

Health Unit Certification strongly 

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