Allina Health

Health Unit Coord - Maternity Care

Coon Rapids MN
Jan 17, 2013
Jan 20, 2013
Employment Status
Part Time


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.


Mercy Hospital, located in Coon Rapids, Minn. is a 271-bed hospital serving the northwestern metro area.  In 2011, Mercy was named one of the nation’s Top 100 Hospitals® and one of the top 20 mid-size hospitals in the U.S. by Thomson Reuters Healthcare, and is nationally recognized for cardiovascular care. With 2,200 employees and 740 affiliated physicians, Mercy has 154,250 admissions and serves nearly 58,000 emergency patients annually.    


  • 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 of patient care needs
  • Responsibilities include birth certificate submission to the MDH



  • High school graduate or GED
  • Graduate of a Technical Institute Health Unite Coordinator program, or previous experience as a Health Unit Coordinator, or a nursing student who has completed at least one clinical course in the nursing program
  • Previous experience preferred


  • Abilit 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
  • Strong communication/telephone skills
  • Computer and clerical skills
  • Customer service skills



Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule

  • Part-time: 20 hours/week
  • Day/Night Shift
  • Every 3rd weekend
  • Work Schedule: Rotation 7am - 3:30pm, 11pm - 7:30am & 7pm - 7:30am
  • L113 Contract

Location/Community Information

The city of Coon Rapids is a fast growing community on the Mississippi River just 20 minutes north of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and the metropolitan area's gateway to the northern part of the state. Coon Rapids offers excellent access to highways, dynamic community shopping centers with major retail anchors, and a wide variety of recreational activities including neighborhood and regional parks, a municipal golf course, indoor ice arenas, hiking and biking trails and swimming pools.

Coon Rapids:

  • Located 14 miles North of Minneapolis and 20 miles Northwest of St. Paul
  • Population = 63,000
  • Service area = 413,500

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


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