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Health Unit Coordinator (Union)

We Are Hiring

Health Unit Coordinator (Union) - Emergency Department 001 - Full-Time Days - St. Francis - Milwaukee, WI

Work Schedule: This is a day shift 07-1530 position with every other weekend and every other holiday required.

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Wisconsin operates 24 hospital campuses and more than 100 related healthcare facilities from Racine to Eagle River. Ascension Wisconsin employs more than 1,300 primary and specialty care clinicians. Ascension Wisconsin is a faith-based healthcare organization that has been serving the state since 1848. In FY2018, Ascension Wisconsin provided more than $292 million in community benefit, including care of persons living in poverty.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Wheaton Franciscan-WI, you will have the opportunity to perform administrative and clerical duties in support of an assigned clinical area.

Responsibilities:

  • Greets patients and visitors, answers/screens/routes telephone calls, files, distributes mail and performs other general clerical duties.
  • Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members about patient care according to protocol.
  • Types various reports and documents for unit staff.
  • Assists with processing patient admissions, transfers and discharges. Assembles and maintains patient charts.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). 
    • Certification credentialed from the National Association of Health Unit Coordinators (NAHUC). 
Education:
  • HS or Equivalent 
    • High School Diploma or equivalent required
Work Experience:
  • One year experience in a healthcare setting preferred. Knowledge of Medical terminology preferred. Microsoft Office experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

M/F/Disabled/Vet

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf

Job ID: 371832
Category: Administrative Support
Facility: WIMIL WFH St Francis Hospital
Ministry: Ascension Wisconsin, WI
Location: Milwaukee, WI

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