Healthcare facilities depend on trained Health Unit Clerks to help manage the day-to-day operations of their health units. Health Unit Clerks or Ward Clerks coordinate the unit's communication, maintenance, and activities in order to meet the needs of the medical staff, patients, and their families. Career opportunities for Health Unit Clerks exist in long-term care facilities, medical offices, and hospitals.

Take this course at one of the following campuses
  • calgary
  • edmonton
  • brandon

Program Learning Outcomes

As part of the Health Unit Clerk diploma program, you will learn to:

  • Effectively relay information between patients and staff
  • Properly maintain hospital equipment
  • Manage day-to-day operations for hospital wards
  • Schedule testing
  • Manage drug inventory
  • Admit and discharge patients

Health Unit Clerk Program Practicum

Gain real work experience with a 4-week practicum giving you the opportunity to apply the knowledge you gained in class in a real work setting.

what you could be earning in less than one year$25,001 - $39,998wage data taken from:
program duration22 Weeks
  • Benefit from small classes and learn from experienced health care professionals with years of work and teaching experience
  • Hands on and interactive learning
  • We offer flexible program schedules with new classes starting throughout the year - why wait?
  • Financial assistance is available to those who qualify

Let’s Get Started

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