Medical Assistant

Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL is currently looking to hire several Medical Assistants.  For more details on the opportunities and how to apply, please see below:
Job Description:

Medical Assistant – Float Pool

$2,000 sign-on bonus!

Fulltime, first shift

Monday – Friday with rotating Saturday’s

Travel Required to Offsite Locations

Rush is a health care leader offering world-class innovation, driven by collaboration and committed to accountability and respect, continually striving for excellence in everything that we do. Join a team committed to shaping the future of health care – and discover what your career could be.

Position Highlights:

  • $2,000 sign-on bonus!
  • The Certified Medical Assistant is responsible for assisting Physicians, Mid-Level Practitioners, and Registered Nurses with the evaluation, management, and treatment of patients in an ambulatory care setting
  • The Certified Medical Assistant assumes responsibility for maintaining patient flow, the upkeep of exam and treatment rooms, and performing basic skills such as vital signs and point of care testing
  • The Certified Medical Assistant will administer intramuscular injections, immunizations, and over-the-counter medications under the direction of a Physician
  • Will function in dual administrative front desk role as a backup when necessary

Position Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates and maintains organized patient flow.
  • Performs patient intake: vital signs, height and weight, reason for visit, interim history, allergies, medication lists, and other interventions as required.
  • Prepares patient for exam based on reason for visit.
  • Prepares and supports patient and assists provider with procedures.
  • Reviews appointment schedules and ensures all patient charts are available for the visit.
  • Reviews patient charts and ensures that all ancillary reports and required paperwork are available to the provider at the time of visit.
  • Administers immunizations as ordered by Physician.
  • Demonstrates appropriate population specific techniques with patients
  • Cleans, prepares and stocks exam rooms, treatment rooms, and workstations.
  • Calls patients regarding test results and medical instruction under the direction of a Physician.
  • Assists with scheduling of patient tests, procedures, and follow-up appointments.
  • Assists in the care, cleaning, and sterilization of equipment and instruments.
  • Maintains the inventory of medical and linen supplies.
  • Provides cross coverage to other clinical areas as assigned.
  • Participates in quality improvement projects.

Position Qualifications Include:

  • Current Clinical Medical Assistant Certification by AAMA, AMT, NCCT, or NHA (includes principles and techniques of injections and medication administration)
  • High School Diploma/GED required
  • Graduate of an Accredited Medical Assistant Program is preferred
  • Current CPR Certification
  • Minimum of one year clinical experience
  • Phlebotomy experience preferred
  • Surgical Procedure experience preferred
  • Ability to travel to offsite locations
  • Computer skills required, Epic Ambulatory experience preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
To apply, please complete an application using the link below. After completing your application, please contact Denise Alexander at dalexander@mccollege.edu so we can contact the employer regarding your pending application. 
 
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