Health Unit Coordinator /Clinical Assistant
This workshop trains and prepares current healthcare professionals or individuals interested in performing Health Unit Coordinators clerical duties to complete assignments at the nursing station using subject knowledge,medical terminology of the unit and judgement.Students will be able to perform great customer service skills,communicate effectively with patient's,
families and coworkers, and work independently with minimal supervision under the direction of Registered Nurse Manager.
Health Unit Coordinator (ward clerk,unit clerk,desk secretary) performs a variety of duties:
- Perform clerical duties related to admission,transfer,and discharge of patients
- Assemble patient's records and forms,complies new charts, and maintains current chart
- Maintain unit census,physician listings, and order changes
- Transcribe doctors orders
- Answer telephone and initiates emergency calls.Page doctors and other hospital personnel as needed.
- Communicate with ancillary staff( dietary,laboratory,xray departments,etc)
- Arrange physician consultations at the request of physician
This course prepares student to take the certification exam from the National Association of Health Unit Clerks.(NAHUC) For additional information on certification;visit www.nahuc.org
High school diploma or equivalent
Working knowledge of computers and computer software
Customer Service skills
This Workshop include tuition payment and lab fees.
$425 per course ( textbooks not included)
$25 Application fee (not included)
Payment plan low as $200 Deposit
Students from all over can have the opportunity to take this course at home. Students will learn and communicate with the instructor throughout the course. Materials will be mailed and online course will be provided.
Students will be able to apply for certification after course completion.
Take a moment to look at the career videos and pass student response.
" I took this course at home and I felt like I was in the classroom setting". - Erica B. (Michigan)
"The instructor was very knowledgeable and available to answer my questions by phone and email. The instructor was very patient." Sandy S.
"I am now working as a Unit Clerk at a hospital after taking workshop and passing the National Certification Exam". - Jason T. (New York)
"I received my certification after completing this course in June."- Ji K. ( China)
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Future Healthcare Careers provides State of Michigan-approved CNA classes (hands-on CNA training and Certified Nursing Assistant exam preparation), Home Health Aide (HHA) training, Medical Front Office training workshops, Patient Registration training workshops, Unit Coordinator training workshops, PTCB Certification Exam Preparation, Phlebotomy Technician training workshops, Patient Care Technician (PCT) training workshops, and preparation for your future health career with flexible schedules for adult education.
Future Healthcare Careers, LLC prepares students for high-demand careers in the healthcare field. Classes are taught by a Registered Nurse (RN), with open lab hours for practice, and clinicals are performed at local area nursing homes, long-term care (LTC) facilities, home health care agencies, and hospitals. Our students come from the following areas to receive the best healthcare training in Michigan: Detroit, MI; Warren, MI; Oak Park, MI; Livonia, MI; Ann Arbor, MI; Ypsilanti, MI; Wayne, MI; Westland, MI; Inkster, MI; Garden City, MI; Bloomfield Heights, MI; West Bloomfield, MI; Dearborn, MI; Dearborn Heights, MI; Lincoln Park, MI; Fraiser, MI; Brighton, MI; Novi, MI; Northville, MI; Saline, MI; Belleville, MI; Rawsonville, MI; Romuls, MI; Monroe, MI; Canton, MI; Flat Rock, MI; Taylor, MI; Downriver area; Southgate, MI; Wyandotte, MI; River Rogue, MI; Sterling Heights, MI; Troy, MI; Auburn Hills, MI; Clinton Township, MI; Waterford, MI; Pontiac, MI; Southfield, MI; Saint Clare Shores, MI; Highland Park, MI; Allen Park, MI; New Boston, MI; Huron Valley; Carleton, MI; and the surrounding metro Detroit and Ann Arbor metro areas.