Health Unit Coordinator - HUC

Maplewood Care Center is looking for a Health Unit Coordinator
Full time hours - Monday through Friday with alternating weekends
Benefits - medical, dental, vision, 403b, Life Insurance, voluntary benefits, PTO/STD and legal.
The primary purpose of the Health Unit Coordinator is to facilitate the maintenance of the resident's medical record, transcribes orders, set up appointments and transportation for residents, and role models the customer service expectation on the station. Prioritizes, organizes and coordinates administrative activities to facilitate smooth, efficient unit operations. Performs clerical and non-nursing administrative tasks for the resident unit. Serves as the receptionist/communicator for the resident unit.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Graduate of a HUC education program if applicable or LPN or completion of a medical transcription course preferred.

  • Prior experience as a Health Unit Coordinator in health care preferred.

  • Effective communicator with staff, families and outside agencies.

  • Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.

  • Ability to prioritize duties.

  • Customer service oriented with knowledge of successful customer service technique.

  • Ability to understand residents' charts, doctor's orders, residents' plan of care, medication orders.

  • Ability to organize and maintain nursing unit order.

  • Attention to detail, follow through.

  • Good problem solving skills.

  • Ability to function under stress.

  • Ability to adapt easily to change in routine.

  • Ability to relate well with various personalities.

  • Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such as timekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.

EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled


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