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Health Unit Coordinator: A Guide for Certification Review and Job Readiness 1st Edition

Donna J. Kuhns, Patricia Noonan Rice, Linda L. Winslow

  • Published
  • 160 Pages

Overview

The role of the 21st century health unit coordinator is one that requires constant education and awareness of the changes in technology and health care. Whether you are an experienced health unit coordinator or just entering the field, this review and practice resource will help you prepare for the National Association of Health Unit Coordinators certification exam. Exercises and activities such as tear-out worksheets and crossword puzzles provide a variety of ways to review and reinforce content. This resource is also a unique tool for job preparation.

Donna J. Kuhns, Aurora Health Care

Donna J. Kuhns, CHUC, Health Unit Coordinator Instructor, Aurora Health Care, Milwaukee Wisconsin

Patricia Noonan Rice, Rockford Health Systems

Patricia Noonan Rice, BA, CHUC, Former Health Unit Coordinator Program & Staff Development Instructor, Rockford Health Systems, Former Adjunct Faculty, Rock Valley College, Rockford, Illinois

Linda L. Winslow,

Linda L. Winslow, BS, CHUC, Staff Development Coordinator, Marquette General Health System, Marquette, Michigan
  • Follows the NAHUC certification exam content outline
  • Put knowledge into practice through the Critical Thinking Scenarios and associated questions
  • A 50-item Review Question Set with multiple choice questions in the same format as found on the certification exam
  • Rationales for correct answers are included with page references to the core text for additional review
  • Test taking tips help you prepare for the actual examination
Section I Transcription of Orders
Chapter 1 Processing
Chapter 2 Notification
Chapter 3 Requests
Section II Coordination of Health Unit
Chapter 4 Admissions
Chapter 5 Patient Results Processing
Chapter 6 Discharges/Transfers
Chapter 7 Unit Responsibilities/Clerical
Chapter 8 Reports and Record Keeping
Chapter 9 Personnel Management
Chapter 10 Safety and Security
Chapter 11 Confidentiality and Patient Rights
Section III Equipment/Technical Procedures
Chapter 12 Communication.
Chapter 13 Computers
Chapter 14 Monitoring Systems
Chapter 15 Miscellaneous Equipment
Section IV Professional Development
Chapter 16 Training
Chapter 17 Individual Development

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  • ISBN-10: 1418052450
  • ISBN-13: 9781418052454
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $57.00
  • RETAIL $75.95

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FOR INSTRUCTORS

Health Unit Coordinator: A Guide for Certification Review and Job Readiness

ISBN: 9781418052454
The role of the 21st century health unit coordinator is one that requires constant education and awareness of the changes in technology and health care. Whether you are an experienced health unit coordinator or just entering the field, this review and practice resource will help you prepare for the National Association of Health Unit Coordinators certification exam. Exercises and activities such as tear-out worksheets and crossword puzzles provide a variety of ways to review and reinforce content. This resource is also a unique tool for job preparation.

FOR STUDENTS

Health Unit Coordinator: A Guide for Certification Review and Job Readiness

ISBN: 9781418052454
The role of the 21st century health unit coordinator is one that requires constant education and awareness of the changes in technology and health care. Whether you are an experienced health unit coordinator or just entering the field, this review and practice resource will help you prepare for the National Association of Health Unit Coordinators certification exam. Exercises and activities such as tear-out worksheets and crossword puzzles provide a variety of ways to review and reinforce content. This resource is also a unique tool for job preparation.