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Health Unit Clerk
Overview
  • Certificate program
  • 240-hour (six-week) clinical practicum
  • Available by classroom delivery; some courses available by distance delivery
  • Due to high demand, this funded program is open to Manitoba residents only. Applications received from non-Manitoba residents for this program will be cancelled and the application fee will not be refunded.
  • Full-time available

Description
Take this program to acquire the knowledge and skills required to function as part of a health care team.

Learn the roles and responsibilities of a Health Unit Clerk (HUC), including:

  •      Maintaining patient and unit records
  •      Processing physician orders 
  •      Processing diagnostic and laboratory orders 
  •      Managing unit supplies

You must complete the program within 32 months from your first course of study to the end of clinical.

You must attend a Personal Health Information Act session prior to registering for the HUC-Clinical Practice. Please bring your Red River College student ID card to the session.

2018-2019 Personal Health Information Act (PHIA) Session(s):

Date: Monday August 27, 2018
Time: 6:00PM-7:30PM
Location: E115, Notre Dame Campus, Winnipeg
(free-of-charge)

Date: Monday March 11, 2019
Time: 6:00PM-7:30PM
Location: E115, Notre Dame Campus, Winnipeg
(free-of-charge)


Note:
Clinical practicum placements cannot be guaranteed as spaces are limited and available on a fluctuating basis. There may be a waiting period for practicum registrations and placements.

You can complete this program on a full-time basis. To learn how, see Health Unit Clerk

Red River College endeavours to provide the most current version of all program and course information on this website. The College reserves the right to modify or cancel any course, program, process, or procedure without notice or prejudice. Fees may change without notice.