Medical Assistants

Akron Children's Hospital
Akron, OH Full-time
Posted on September 22, 2019

We're hosting an interview day seeking kid-loving Medical Assistants or those looking to become an MA through our Career Launch program. We’re also offering MAs a higher rate of pay of $15/hour. Reserve your spot for Thursday, October 17th.

Interviews will take place at the Considine Professional Building on October 17, 2019, from 2-5 p.m.

Position Description:

Reports to the Practice Manager and under the clinical supervision and direction of a Physician provides specific clinical care to designated patients. Takes and records vital signs and weight/height. Performs hearing and vision screening evaluations. Performs phlebotomy, and obtains nasopharyngeal and other specimens for testing. Administers vaccines and medications, including antibiotics, as directed by the physician according to policy and procedure. Maintains the clinical and exam areas. Documents test results on the medical record. Answers basic health care questions via phone for parents using pre-approved guidelines. Performs other assigned tasks to promote efficient Practice operation and contribute to the provision of quality patient care. Assists with filing and appointment scheduling as needed and as time permits.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 1st shift variable with a 1/2 day rotating Saturday requirement. 8-hour shifts: Start times as early as 7:30 am.

Qualifications Required:

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited high school. Must be a Medical Assistant with certification preferred or equivalent education, training, or experience including paramedics, EMT or military training.
  • Must be able to work as part of a team and interact with people in a friendly, supportive manner at all times. Must have or obtain BLS certification.

Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

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