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The Health Unit Coordinator reflects the mission, vision, and values of NMHC, adheres to the organizations Code of Ethics and Corporate Compliance Program, and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines and all other regulatory and accreditation standards.
Performs unit-based reception, clerical, medical record and patient registration functions.
Is capable of setting priorities and handling emergency situations in a calm manner.
Is customer oriented and able to communicate with all levels of staff and patients and their families.
Serves as liaison between patient care units and all other patient related departments.
Manages the overall unit workflow in concert with the charge RN and/or assistant manager.
Flexibility to float to multiple units.
Night shift - ability to walk to multiple units during the shift.
Minimum of 1 year's experience as a hospital unit secretary.
High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
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