Rush University Medical Center Certified Medical Assistant, Dermatology in Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

Certified Medical Assistant, Dermatology

Full Time

Are you aCMA with a passion for patient care who is seeking:

  • A full-time position

  • Work at one of the top academic medical centers in America

  • Tobuild your career

This could be the rightfull-time,*_Certified Medical Assistant_*position for you! **

Rush is a health care leader offering world-classinnovation, driven bycollaboration and committed toaccountability andrespect, continually striving forexcellence in everything that we do. Join a team committed to shaping the future of health care - and discover what your career could be.

Position Qualifications Include:

  • Current Medical Assistant Certification by AAMA, AMT, or NCCT

  • Graduate of a Medical Assistant Program

  • Current CPR Certification

  • Minimum of two years clinical experience preferred

  • Ability to work in a high stress, fast paced environment

  • Previous surgical experience preferred

Position Responsibilities:

  • 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 back up when necessary

Company Highlights:

  • RUMC offers a competitive salary, outstanding benefits & the professional advantages of an environment that supports your development & recognizes your achievements.

  • Rush's 14-story hospital Tower is the cornerstone of the Rush Transformation, and is the symbol of a philosophy-an evolution in the delivery of patient-centered care.

  • Rush is a not-for-profit health care, education and research enterprise comprising Rush University Medical Center, Rush University, Rush Oak Park Hospital and Rush Health.

  • Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 676 licensed beds

*Rush University Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages all applicants to apply regardless of age, race, sex, religion, color, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital or parental status, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy or other reason prohibited by law. *

Job Title: Certified Medical Assistant, Dermatology

Department: Dermatology

Shift: 1st

Full/Part: Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)

Specialty: Dermatology

Job Number: 2016-2795