Providence Health & Services Health Unit Coordinator (NAC) - Inpat Behavioral Health in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Health Unit Coordinator (NAC) (0.75 FTE, Days) to work in the Inpat Behavioral Health at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA.
The Health Unit Coordinator (NAC) will be responsible for clerical and receptionist functions for the unit and, when assigned and under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, provides assistance in the safe and effective care of patients in a variety of age groups which is consistent with the provisions of Chapter 246-841 WAC.
In this position you will:
Demonstrate age specific patient care considerations for the population served
Demonstrate application of knowledge, skills, and behaviors in the physical, motor/sensory, cognitive, psychosocial, patient and family education areas based on PEMC age specific care competency assessment tool
Provide effective patient care
Take and record vital signs, height, weight, food and fluid intake and output; recognizes and reports abnormal signs and symptoms; maintains safe environment for patients
Provide personal care to assigned patients
Bath, dresses, and feeds patients; responds to call lights; assists with communication and reports patients’ concerns; orients to rooms and unit routine
Perform computer order management
Order labs, x-ray, and other diagnostic procedures; discharges patients; enters charges
Perform clerical duties
Admit, discharge and transfers patients; assembles charts; copies and faxes information; distributes mail; answers phone; orders forms and supplies; monitors inventory; assembles admit and other patient packets; schedules appointments
Work cooperatively with unit and medical center employees
Attend and participates in change of shift report; answers phone using script; communicates in a clear, courteous, friendly manner; assists co-workers with duties; participates in staff meetings and training
Complete Annual Skill Lab for unit
Attach documentation from most recent Annual Skill Lab
Required qualifications for this position includes:
Nursing Assistant Certification in the State of Washington
Obtain Basic Life Support (BLS) within the first two (2) weeks of hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Prior experience as a Unit Coordinator or NAC in an acute care setting
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of an electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.
The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 331721