Get the most comprehensive, in-depth coverage on health unit coordinating from the industry’s most popular text! Expert authors Elaine Gillingham and Monica Wadsworth Seibel offer in-depth discussion of key theories and concepts surrounding the profession and guide you through the common responsibilities of a health unit coordinator in both traditional and electronic medical record environments. From greeting new patients and dealing with visitors to transcribing physicians' orders, maintaining statistical reports, and preparing patient charts, this text will prepare you for success across all areas of health unit coordination.
Section 1: Orientation to Hospitals, Medical Centers, and Health Care
Section 2: Personal and Professional Skills
Section 3: The Patient's Electronis Record or Paper Chart
Section 4: Health Unit Coordinator Procedures
Section 5: Introduction to Anatomical Structures, Medical Terms, and Illnesses