Covenant Health
 Oak Ridge, TN

  • HUC




    Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge

    Job Location

    US-TN-Oak Ridge

    Department Name


  • Overview

    Health Unit Coordinator, Emergency Room

    PRN/OCC, Variable shifts

    Position Summary: Provide clerical and secretarial services to the nursing unit assigned. 

    Applicants who have either 1) successfully completed a unit secretary (HUC) course, or 2) have a minimum of one year recent unit secretary (HUC) experience in a hospital setting, will be given preference.  As an alternative to the aforementioned preferences, a HUC must successfully complete a Health Unit Coordinator Curriculum as assigned by the Employer within two weeks of hire as a HUC.  Must be able to read with comprehension and write legibly.  Must be proficient in use of proper grammar.  Must have knowledge of:

                            a.         Medical terminology

                            b.         Hospital policies and procedures;

                            c.         Infection control;

                            d.         Fire and safety regulations.

    Experience: Secretarial or clerical experience is desired.  Previous hospital experience is desired. 

    Licensure Certification: Certification in basic life support (CPR, BLS) may be required when the unit secretary works in a department where he/she is subject to assignment as a first responder to a cardiopulmonary arrest victim.