The NRM Ancillary Float Pool provides support to patient care throughout OHSU Hospital and Doernbecher Children's Hospital.
The Health Unit Coordinator is part of the health care team and utilizes her/his knowledge and expertise to support nursing area/unit operations throughout OHSU.The Health Unit Coordinator's primary responsibility is to enhance the patient experience, both by facilitating communication with healthcare providers and by addressing patient needs as he/she is able. The Health Unit Coordinator also maintains an accurate and current profile of patients and health care team members in multiple locations: census boards, computers, call lists and charts. The Health Unit Coordinator acts as a communications specialist, providing secretarial and reception skills, computer entry services, and organizational and problem solving expertise.
The Float Pool HUC works in all nursing units within the Patient Care Services Division. This includes adult and pediatric units, acute care, critical care, and procedural units..
* High School Diploma or GED required
* One year of clerical and/or related healthcare experience required.
* Basic knowledge of medical terminology, abbreviations and symbols.
* Basic math skills.
* Ability to prioritize and multi-task
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
* Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation
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