Health Unit Coordinator Resume Sample2 min read

Updated on: October 8, 2015

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Health Unit Coordinator Resume Sample

 

Timothy Harrison

402 Cherry Tree Lane • Charlotte, NC 56339 • (004) 333-2222 • timothy . harrison @ email . com


HEALTH UNIT COORDINATOR

Eager to attain the highest level of excellence in healthcare arena.

Professional Summary: Highly systematic, methodical professional with diverse experience in supervising patient admittance procedures, maintaining patient records and ensuring proper communication between management, patients and medical specialists. Patient-oriented professional who is fully knowledgeable of healthcare coordination guidelines. BCLS certified.

CORE COMPETENCIES

● Patient Wellbeing ● Record Keeping ● Patient Need Anticipation
● Service Delivery ● Staff Supervision ● Interdepartmental Coordination
● Admission/Discharge ● Complaint Processing ● Stock Replenishing
● Billing/ Insurance ● Inbound Calls Fielding ● HIPPA Implementation

KEY ACCOMPLISHMENTS
• Reduced patient wait time at admittance up till 10 minutes on average by introducing a synchronized database mechanism to speed up data collection and registration process
• Enhanced patient satisfaction rate by 12% through initiation of patient care oriented SOPs and strict health care policy implementation
• Earned ‘Most dedicated Employee’ title in 2013

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Health Unit Coordinator
BOULDER COMMUNITY HOSPITAL, Charlotte, NC (October 2013 – Present)
• Coordinate with patients and attendants regarding health care services
• Communicate with other departments to synchronize patient data and details of services provided for final billing
• Transcribe physicians’ orders to generate relevant bills
• Explain billing protocols and procedures to patients and their attendants at time of discharge
• Handle any patient complaints and resolve the issue diplomatically
• Schedule physician and specialist consults for the admitted and discharged patients as per their nature of problem

Unit Assistant
SOUTH CAROLINA HEALTHCARE CENTRE, Charlotte, NC (May 2011 – November 2013)
• Managed the database while ensuring data confidentiality
• Issued admittance and discharge slips
• Forwarded insurance claims on behalf of patients to various companies
• Briefed the patients about medical procedures, admission and discharge protocols
• Supervised the nursing staff and coordinated their shifts
• Fielded inbound visitor calls and handled correspondence

EDUCATION
AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS, Charlotte, NC – 2010
BS in Health Administration

ADDITIONAL STRENGTHS
o Bilingual: English/Spanish
o Computer: MS Word and Excel
o Excellent telephone etiquette