Sample Job Description for Unit Coordinator

You can use the following sample job description template for the position of Unit Coordinator as a base for preparing the final JD for this opening in your organization:

Job Title: Unit Coordinator

Location of the job: West Palm Beach, FL 33417

Years of Experience: 1 to 3 Years

Job Type: Full Time Employee

Education Level: Bachelor’s degree

Job Summary:

As an integrated network of hospitals, physician clinics and home medical services, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare delivers quality care to communities throughout the Midwest.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for laundry, cleaning of the vans, and inventory.​
  • Maintain interior and exterior upkeep of the building.​
  • Take on role of generalist in providing coverage of program units.​
  • Provides advocacy for members with community resources and services.​
  • Instruct membership in Clubhouse Standards and policies and uphold the same.​
  • Engages members and works alongside members in carrying out responsibilities.​
  • Demonstrates positive guest relations toward all customers.
  • Effectively communicates priority information to appropriate individuals in a timely manner.
  • Promotes the development of self and team members.
  • Participates in departmental or service improvement activities.
  • Participates in unit activities as a responsible team member. Works collaboratively with other team members. Organizes work to complete delegated assignments on time.
  • Appropriately prepare and enters patient charges. Coordinates patient admissions, transfers and discharges. Maintains patient medical records.
  • Provides and coordinates clerical functions to support the delivery of patient care. Accurately transcribes physician orders.
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.​

Position Requirements:

  • HSD/​GED minimum with 2 years of experience, or a Bachelor’s degree
  • High school graduate. Keyboarding experience and knowledge of medical terminology required Graduate of a Health Unit Coordinator program preferred
  • Prior equivalent experience will be considered; national certification desirable.