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Health Unit Coordinator - Gynecology/Urology - EI 54

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN 55904
Position description
Location: Eisenberg 54 (EI54), Gynecology/Urology (General Care)

Patient Care Type: Nursing care is delivered primarily to adult patients undergoing gynecology surgery and/or urology surgery. Common gynecology procedures include vaginal or abdominal hysterectomies, bladder repairs, vaginal vault repairs, vulvectomies, exenterations with ileoconduits and/or colostomies, tumor debulkings, and omentectomies. These patients often present with complications as a result of ovarian, endometrial, cervical, and vulvar cancers. Common urology procedures include laparoscopic nephrectomies, radical retropubic prostatectomies, cystectomies with ileal conduit, transurethral resection of the prostate, percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL), and Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP). In addition, care is provided for obstetrical patients who have experienced perinatal death or prenatal complications and Mayo Clinic Assisted Reproductive Technology (MCART) patients.

Bed #: 22

The Health Unit Coordinator (HUC) provides organizational, receptionist, and clerical support to patient care units and the health care team. These duties may include monitoring and ordering supplies, and assisting the care team with managing orders in the electronic health record (EHR). Communicates effectively via a variety of modalities with patients, visitors, and facility staff and plays an integral role in communication across the continuum of care. Functions as a resource to members of the health care team and is familiar with multiple Mayo Clinic resources. The HUC activities complement the patient care delivery model. Carries out all aspects of the job using good judgment and problem-solving skills, strong interpersonal skills, and assumes responsibility for self-development within the role and participates in continuous improvement activities. Supports the healthcare team by anticipating and responding to team requests and patient needs.
High school diploma or equivalent required. Basic knowledge of computer systems and strong keyboarding skills (i.e., Windows-based applications, LAN use, and intranet/internet use) required.
Additional qualifications
Successful completion of HUC post-secondary program, or HUC Certification preferred. Minimum of one year working experience in a medical environment preferred. Knowledge of basic medical terminology preferred. Preferred proficiency of computer skills. Working knowledge with EHR systems, EPIC preferred. Outstanding customer service, interpersonal and organizational skills. Adapts effectively to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting. Availability to work flexible hours including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays.
License or certification
Maintains certifications/licensure per work unit requirements.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $18.39 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
72 hours per 2 week pay period
Schedule details
Sunday – Saturday; Day/Evening (Day=6:30am-3pm, Eve=2:30pm-11pm), 8 & 12-hour shifts – NOT NEGOTIABLE
Weekend schedule
Every third weekend (Weekend A), weekend hours are day shifts 7am-7:30pm – NOT NEGOTIABLE
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Nursing, Office & Administrative Support
Career profile
Job posting number
Jennifer Verhagen
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Posted: 2019-10-03 Expires: 2019-11-02

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Health Unit Coordinator - Gynecology/Urology - EI 54

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN 55904

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