1+ months

Health Unit Coordinator – Neurology/Neurology Surgery ICU – MB 8DE

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN








Neurologic Surgery

Why Mayo Clinic

Location: Mary Brigh 8DE (MB8DE), Neurology/Neurology Surgery (Intensive Care)

Patient Care Type: This is an intensive care unit that is one of the largest neuroscience facilities in the nation. This highly specialized unit provides quality care to adult critically ill, neurologically impaired medical, surgical and trauma patients, including head, spinal cord trauma, and a wide variety of surgical procedures. In addition, the unit provides care and support for patients and families going through the organ donation process. Intracranial monitoring and unstable spinal cord stabilization are unit-specific, high-risk procedures. Prolonged EEG and state-of-the-art brachial plexus monitoring are two of the latest patient care technologies in place. Admitting 150 new patients per month makes this a fast-paced, high-acuity unit where attention is focused on close monitoring of the patient’s neurological status.

Bed #: 20

Nursing Team Roles: The interdisciplinary team consists of neurologists, neurosurgeons, critical care service physicians, RNs, PCAs, health unit coordinators, respiratory therapists, social workers, chaplains, physical and occupational therapists, dietitian, clinical nurse specialists, and nursing education specialists. Mayo nursing care model is in use. Family needs are recognized through open visiting.

Position description

The Health Unit Coordinator (HUC) provides organizational, receptionist, and clerical support to patient care units and the health care team. These duties include monitoring and ordering supplies, and may also include transcribing orders to patient electronic medical record and other communication devices. The HUC communicates effectively via a variety of modalities with patients, visitors, and facility staff and plays an integral role in communication across the continuum of care. The HUC functions as a resource to members of the health care team and is familiar with multiple Mayo Clinic resources. The HUC activities complement the patient care delivery model. The HUC carries out all aspects of the job using good judgment and problem-solving skills, strong interpersonal skills, and assumes responsibility for self-development within the role and participates in continuous improvement activities. The HUC supports the healthcare team by anticipating and responding to team requests and patient needs. (001196)


High school diploma or equivalent required. Basic knowledge of computer systems and strong keyboarding skills (i.e., Windows-based applications, LAN use, and intranet/internet use) required.

Additional qualifications

Successful completion of college, HUC vocational program, or HUC Certification preferred. Outstanding customer service, interpersonal and organizational skills. Adapts effectively to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting. Availability to work flexible hours, including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays.

Internal applicants should attach their last three performance appraisals.

Exemption status


Compensation Detail

Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $17.68 per hour.

Benefits eligible



Part Time

Hours / Pay period

64 hours per 2 week pay period

Schedule details

Sunday-Saturday; Day/Evenings; 8-hour shifts - NOT NEGOTIABLE

Weekend schedule

Every other weekend - NOT NEGOTIABLE

Site description

Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.


Nursing, Office & Administrative Support, Other Patient Care

Career profile


Job posting number



Sarah Martin

Equal opportunity employer

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).


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  • Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation

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