Job Opportunity: Health Unit Coordinator

Location: Cook Medical

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am - 5pm
Positions Available: 1 Full Time
Scenic Rivers Health Services is a growing nonprofit healthcare organization located throughout beautiful Northern Minnesota. We provide comprehensive primary care services to our patients through our medical and dental services. Scenic Rivers embraces the team approach to healthcare.
Our healthcare organization is currently seeking a Health Unit Coordinator to join our nursing department in Cook, MN. Here you'll enjoy a daytime only practice in a fun and positive team environment. The Health Unit Coordinator will be responsible for facilitating the flow of information within the nursing department between patients and the medical staff.

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for providers and nursing staff
  • Ensure good communication among the team by coordinating and organizing the flow of patient care needs
  • Answer incoming phone calls for nursing department, assist patients and route calls to appropriate party
  • Coordinate patient referrals to outreach specialists
  • Complete follow up phone calls and recalls as directed by providers
  • Schedule follow up appointments and check out patients
  • Provide desktop management for various electronic medical record needs
  • Assist nurses in cleaning and stocking exam rooms as needed
  • Assist nursing staff to resolve patient and pharmacy inquiries
  • Assist Medical Receptionist with incoming patient inquiries
  • Provide backup support to Medical Reception when appropriate
  • Team Centered Approach
  • Patient Care Focus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Time Management Skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Dependable, organized, detail oriented and professional
  • Basic knowledge of medical terminology
  • 1-3 years experience in a clinic or hospital setting
  • EMR or EHR experience preferred
  • High school diploma required
  • 12 Annual Vacation Days
  • 12 Annual Sick Days
  • 6 Holidays and 3 Personal Days
  • $2,000 Annual Dental Benefit
  • $50,000 Life Insurance Benefit
  • Health Insurance options through Blue Cross Blue Shield of MN
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Dependent Care Flex Spending Account
  • 403(b) Retirement plan through RBC Wealth Management
Join our team and make a difference in patient care!

Please send Resume and questions about job opportunities to
Human Resources:

Travis Luedke, HR Director - Direct Line: 218-361-3190

Stephanie Leonard, HR Manager - Direct Line: 218-361-3158


Scenic Rivers Health Services
Attn: HR
20 5th Street South East
Cook, MN 55723

Cook Area Health Services, Inc. dba Scenic Rivers Health Services is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage Veterans to apply.

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