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Allina Health

ED Health Unit Coord

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Employer
Allina Health
Posted
Sunday, March 24, 2013
Closes
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Location
Buffalo MN
Category
Employment Status

Further information

Introduction

Allina Health is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and other health care services with more than 23,500 employees, 5,000 physicians and 2,500 volunteers dedicated to meeting the lifelong health care needs of patients and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Allina is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Buffalo Hospital, located on the western edge of the Twin Cities metro area in Buffalo, Minn., has twice been named as the Best Minnesota Hospital Workplace. Buffalo Hospital has more than 400 employees, 180 physicians, and 34 staffed beds. It is a state-of-the-art facility with expanded or new facilities for emergency, urgent care, diagnostic imaging, surgery and outpatient center, cardiac center, sleep center and rehabilitation. The care team is noted for its passion in providing personalized, patient-centered care for nearly 66,000 inpatients and outpatients each year.


Responsibilities

  • The HUC works with unit staff to maintain systems for exchange of information/communication, organizes the work environment, secures supplies and supports unit operations for the achievement for patient care needs

Qualifications

 Education/Experience:

  • One year of emergency department experience preferred
  • Graduate of a Technical Institute Health Unit Coordinator program; or at least 1 year experience as a Health Unit Coordinator
  • Computer proficiency
  • Ability to set priorities and work in a high activity environment
  • Ability to interact with patients, family members/visitors, other health team members in a courteous and helpful manner
  • Familiarity with medical terminology

Skills:

  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment, clear and professional communication skills are required

Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule

  • Casual Position
  • Day/Evening/Night Shift
  • Occasional Weekend
  • L113 Contract 

Location/Community Information

Located 35 minutes from Minneapolis or St. Cloud, the city of Buffalo lies at the intersection of two major highways and on two major recreational lakes, Buffalo Lake and Lake Pulaski. Quality education is very important to Buffalo residents, and it's one of the reasons many young parents are attracted to the Buffalo area. During the past 15 years, Buffalo has experienced enormous growth and development. This community offers both residents and guests a perfect mixture of modern conveniences and small town life. Although much has changed, Buffalo has retained its quaint feel and charm of the past

Buffalo:

  • Located 35 miles Northwest of Minneapolis
  • Population = 15,000
  • Service Area = 123,500

Community Resource Links:

Community Information                           School Digger

Explore Minnesota                                    MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine              St. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living Magazine                   Star Tribune


Closing Statement

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EEO / AA


 

Allina Health

At Allina Health, we’re here to care for, guide, inspire and comfort the millions of patients we see each year at our 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals and through a wide variety of specialty care services throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin.