Fairview Health Services Health Unit Coordinator in Burnsville, Minnesota


The Emergency Department at Fairview Ridges (Burnsville, MN) is a 40 bed unit, serves patients of all ages, from pediatrics to adults, and incorporates a multidisciplinary approach to all emergencies.

This position is 48 hours per two week pay period on the Night Shift. This position is benefit eligible.

Schedule: Includes an every 3rd Weekend and holiday rotation.

Week 1

Friday: 5:00p-1:30a

Saturday: 11:00a-11:30p

Sunday: 11:00a-11:30p

Week 2

Tuesday 4:00p-12:30a

Wednesday: 4:00p-12:30a

Thursday: 5:00p-1:30a


Wednesday: 11:00a-7:30p

Thursday: 4:00p-12:30a

Week 4

Tuesday: 4:00p-12:30a

Friday: 4:00p-12:30a

Saturday: 11:00a-11:30p

Sunday: 11:00a-11:30p

Week 5

Tuesday: 4:00p-12:30a

Wednesday: 11:00a-7:30p

Thursday: 11:00a-7:30p

Friday: 4:00p-12:30a

Week 6

Tuesday: 1:00p-11:00p

Wednesday: 4:00p-12:30a

Thursday: 1:00p-11:00p

Responsibilities/Job Description

The Health Unit Coordinator is responsible for the clerical activities on the unit assigned. These include but are not limited to the following:

  • Maintenance of the patients’ medical records, transcription of medical orders

  • Scheduling and coordination of patient tests and procedures

  • Maintenance of unit communication system

  • Answering phones

  • Coordination of communication between unit based staff, physicians, other departments as needed


Required Qualifications

  • 1 year customer service experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years custom service experience

  • Previous HUC, administrative or hospitality industry experience

  • Completion of HUC training program or demonstrated HUC experience of 1-2 if HUC Vo-Tech has not been completed.

  • Understanding of medical terminology.

Desired Skills

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, telephone, and written) and computer skills required

  • Experience and knowledge of the electronic medical record EPIC

  • Ability to focus and work in an environment of frequent interruptions

  • Strong organizational skills.

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Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Requisition ID 2019-28818

Profession Clinical/Direct Patient Care (non-nursing/allied Health)

Speciality Clinical Support Staff

Location Fairview Ridges Hospital

Shift evening

Hours per 2 weeks 56

Department Emergency Room