Northwell Health Health Unit Coordinator- Ambulatory Surgery-Westchester in Tarrytown, New York

Req Number 001KX7

Job Category General Clerical/Secretarial

Job Description

Position Summary:

Responsible for coordinating non-clinical activities for a patient care unit under the direction of the nurse in charge and/or Nurse Manager in accordance with local, state, federal, Joint Commission and other regulatory agencies. Provides assistance to nursing staff by accurately transcribing and placing orders into the system.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent, required.

  • One year of experience as a Health Unit Coordinator (HUC)

  • Certification by National Association of Health Unit Coordinators (NAHUC) preferred.

  • Excellent verbal communication skills, and organizational skills.

  • Computer proficiency and familiarity with MS Officer software (Word / Excel).

  • Familiarity with medical terminology.