Please mark your calendars - the regularly scheduled Board of Trustees meeting on August 9 has been canceled. Instead, a special Board of Trustees meeting will be held Wednesday, September 13, 2017, to approve the college’s operating budget and conduct regular business
Upon successful completion of the Health Unit Coordinator certificate, students will:
Demonstrate correct and appropriate communication in the medical industry. Operate the nursing unit communication system.
Maintain the patients’ charts, maintain the nursing unit supplies, and perform the tasks for patient admission, transfer, discharge, and preoperative and postoperative procedures.
Practice and demonstrate the technical proficiency skills to function as an entry-level member of a health care team.
Practice and demonstrate within the professional framework of the Health Unit Coordinating.
Interact effectively with the nursing and medical staff, patients, visitors, and other hospital departments the functions, responsibilities, qualifications, and accountability, reflecting autonomy of practice.
Demonstrate the ability to transcribe physicians’ orders, schedule diagnostic studies and appointments for follow-up care, order and maintain supplies, and maintain clerical and patient records.