Health Unit Coordinator
Jan 24 2017 to Mar 30 2017
12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
$995 (There may be scholarships available to cover the cost of this course)
The Health Unit Coordinator is an entry-level health professional that helps maintain and support a healthcare facility. Their duties include setting up charts for hospital admittance, performing data entry, ordering lab tests and x-rays, transcribing physician orders and communicating them to nursing staff and other hospital departments, using computerized order entry systems, setting up and maintaining patient records, managing facility communications (either in person, electronically, or by phone), and keeping the unit in compliance with facility policy and confidentiality regulations. Students completing this class will be eligible to sit for the National Association Health Unit Coordinator Exam.