Health Unit Coordinator
Downtown Milwaukee Campus
This 16-credit diploma program prepares you to coordinate non-direct patient care tasks including order transcription, clerical support functions and customer service interactions, as well as taking direction from physicians, nurses and other health professionals.
Career Outlook: Health unit coordinators are valued professionals on the healthcare team and the demand for this profession continues to grow. Graduates may be employed in hospitals, long-term care facilities or clinics.
Career Pathway: After earning this diploma, you can apply the credits toward completing the Healthcare Services Management associate degree.
Program Code: 30-510-2
Start Dates: August/January
This program does not have a waitlist.
Students are admitted through a petition process.
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A criterion considered in the petition process is verification of student residency. Students selected via the petition process are chosen based on MATC district residency, then Wisconsin nondistrict residency, followed by nonresidents, unless otherwise stated.
Detailed Program Information:
Fall 2015 – Spring 2016 Course Requirements