Health Unit Coordinator - Operating Room

  • The Christ Hospital Health Network
  • 2139 AUBURN AVENUE CINCINNATI Ohio 45219 United States
  • Jan 10, 2019
Full-time Office and Clerical

Job Description

Title:  Health Unit Coordinator
Shift:  Full Time, Evenings
This position will be scheduled approximately 40 hours per week and will be located in the Operating Room Unit at The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN) located at 2139 Auburn Ave. Cincinnati Ohio 45219.

Job Overview:  The Health Unit Coordinator (HUC) will greet visitors and assist them as needed.  Provide the clerical support to the clinical team in carrying out the daily functions of patient care.  This position provides the pivotal communication link for processing information/requests to and from patients, staff, visitors, physicians, and other departments or agencies.  Has responsibility for initiating and/or ensuring the data entry of patient related functions/ processes, as well as the management (maintenance) of the medical record and its related forms, documents, from admission to discharge.  Communication is culturally based and age-specific.
The Health Unit Coordinator may perform the following duties:

  • Maintain positive customer relations in daily contact with physicians, visitors, patients and others. Keep Clinical Manager/staff informed of issues. 
  • Computer responsibilities as assigned
  • Chart Responsibilities as assigned
  • Maintain environment/supplies/equipment
Education:   High School graduate or GED
  • Competent in reading at the 9thgrade level.
  • Competent in Math at the 7thgrade level.
  • Skilled in medical terminology preferred.
  • Ability to work within a team and accept delegated duties.

There are many ways to define excellence. For us at The Christ Hospital, it’s all about our patients...And making healthcare what they want it to be. Accessible. Personal. Affordable.
Our commitment to exceptional outcomes, affordable care and the finest patient experiences is recognized yearly with numerous awards from leading healthcare organizations and publications. At the top of our list of honors are the 17 consecutive years that we’ve been named to U.S. News & World Report’s list of Best Hospitals and being named the Most Preferred Hospital by the Greater Cincinnati community for 21 consecutive years (National Research Corporation).
What does this mean for you?
GROWTH- opportunities to learn, develop, and impact.
VALUE - a robust employee package that provides you the ability to maintain a healthy work-life balance, competitive compensation, flexible and meaningful benefits, development opportunities so you can be your best self, and a culture of compassion.
PRIDE- from all that we have accomplished in our past, and all that we’re positioned for in the future.
CHALLENGE- we are in one of the most competitive markets in the nation, yet continue to rise to the top through our incredible employees and transformational results. We seek individuals motivated by what it takes to be a part of a winning team.
Named #24 on Forbes 500 America’s Best Employers for 2017, we are transforming care…inspired by you.