UNIT COORDINATOR TASKS & PROCEDURES I
Enables identification of the forms commonly used in the patient's chart, explain the purpose of a patient's chart, and recognize the charting responsibilities for each healthcare team member. Presents instruction and procedures for scheduling appointments by telephone, computer, and written requests. Also focuses on students’ performance in the computer skill laboratory, demonstrating their cognitive knowledge for maintaining medical records; ordering laboratory and diagnostic exams; accurately transcribing physicians’ orders; recognizing treatment orders; ordering nursing supplies; identifying abbreviations, symbols, and terms used in a medication order; and charting information accurately to the appropriate forms and the Kardex for their pseudo patients. Prerequisites: HUC 102; enrollment in HUC 106.