HEALTH UNIT COORDINATOR - FIXED, FH - HEALTH UNIT COORDINATOR DEPT

    Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital
    Milwaukee, WI
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $11.20 - $18.79

    Job Description

    Come join our award winning team! See What Is Possible....

    The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin regional health network is a partnership between Froedtert Health and the Medical College of Wisconsin supporting a shared mission of patient care, innovation, medical research and education. Our health network operates eastern Wisconsin's only academic medical center and adult Level I Trauma Center at Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, an internationally recognized training and research center engaged in thousands of clinical trials and studies. The Froedtert & MCW health network, which includes five hospitals, more than 1,700 physicians and nearly 40 health centers and clinics, draws patients from throughout the Midwest and the nation.

    Froedtert Health has been widely recognized for our dedication to our staff, providing a work environment full of encouragement, innovation, collaboration and respect.

    Our best-in-class wellness program has earned us recognition in the Milwaukee Business Journal as a Healthiest Employer and a Gold Well Workplace award from the Wellness Council of America.

    We invite you to review the job posting below. If you meet the requirements and qualifications for this opportunity, you are encouraged to apply.

    Thank you for considering a career with Froedtert Health!

    Location: US:WI:MILWAUKEE at our FROEDTERT HOSPITAL facility.

    FTE: 0.400000

    *1.0 FTE is Full-Time, any position less than 1.0 FTE is Part-Time, and .001 FTE is Optional Part-Time*

    *Positions with an "FTE" (full time equivalency) of .8 - 1.0 are eligible for full-time medical, dental and vision benefits. Positions with an "FTE" of .5 - .799 are eligible for part-time pro-rated medical, dental and vision benefits*

    Shift: 1

    Candidate will work 32 hours every two week pay period as a .4 FTE, in the Transplant ICU as a Health Unit Coordinator. Candidate will work A week Monday, Sat/Sun and B week Friday, from 0600 to 1430. Candidate must be able and available for three week orientation period, at the beginning of employment, Monday through Friday for purposes of learning the tasks of the position.

    Responsibilities:
    The Health Unit Coordinator provides clerical and system coordination and support for the inpatient care areas. Coordinates nursing unit communication and activities with physicians, nursing staff, other departments, professional staff, patients, and families related to patient care. The Health Unit Coordinator manages the desk area of the inpatient unit, facilitating the use of technology and coordinating downtime procedures. Other duties as assigned.

    Summary:
    Minimum of six months of experience as a Health Unit Coordinator is preferred. High School diploma or equivalent is required. Medical terminology knowledge is required, or must satisfactorily complete this course within the first six months of employment. Completion of a formal Health Unit Coordinator training program is preferred. Health Unit Coordinator certification is preferred.

    Other information:
    Must have the ability to adapt to changes in a fast paced work environment. Exemplary telephone etiquette and customer service skills are required. Must possess analytical skills to gather and interpret routine data, maintain semi-complex records and organize work. Working knowledge of Windows office systems and all office equipment preferred.

    We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer who values and maintains an environment that attracts, recruits, engages and retains a diverse workforce. As a federal contractor/subcontractor, we take affirmative action in employment based on race, sex, disability and status as a protected veteran. We welcome protected veterans to share their priority consideration status with us at 262-439-1961. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing

    Posting ID: 556643327Posted: 2020-05-21