Akron Children's Hospital Careers
Medical Assistant - Department of Pediatrics Float
Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 800,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.
We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.
- To treat every child as we would our own
- To treat others as we would like to be treated
- To turn no child away for any reason
We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.
Shift Information: Day Job
Mon - Fri, 1st shift
Assists in delivering individual care for a group of patients under the supervision of a licensed nurse. Assists in patient / family education with in their own capabilities and under the direction of a licensed nurse.
Position will float throughout the Department of Pediatrics
Hours: Mon - Fri, 1st shift
Must be a High School Graduate or equivalent. Must have basic verbal and written communication skills and have completed a state approved Medical Assistant Program. Current Health Care Provider BLS training is required. American Heart Association (AHA) is the organization designated for BLS, ACLS, PEARS and PALS - for clarification see Department of Nursing Training Requirements for CPR and Resuscitation policy. Phlebotomy experience preferred, or able to successfully complete Phlebotomy training within the first 45 days of employment. Medical terminology and computer skills required.
Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.
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