Job Description

Employment Status:
Full time
Job Function:
Clinical Support
510006 ILPCI001 Clinic - Clerical
Shift Hours / Days:
Mon - Fri 7:30am - 4:00pm
Hours / Pay Period:

Certified Medical Assistant – Downtown Chicago Outpatient Care Center

Hours: Mon – Fri 7:30am – 4:00pm


We Fight Cancer: Care That Never Quits®

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) delivers an extraordinary patient experience we call Patient Empowered Care®. We deliver state-of-the-art, high quality care through an integrative model where a team of experts puts patients at the center of their own care. Every day, you will help patients win the fight against cancer. Every day is challenging and rewarding beyond your imagination.


A Culture of Teamwork, Empowerment & Development

CTCA provides Stakeholders with exceptional support and easy access to a wide range of tools and resources they need to bring the best of themselves, every day. Our benefits, wellness, and compensation programs lead the market. Imagine access to your own personal health coach! We also provide extensive training and career development opportunities that encourage professional and personal growth—it is a point of pride. We empower our Stakeholders to deliver the highest standard of care, which we call the Mother Standard®.


Job Summary/Purpose:

The Certified/Registered Medical Assistant (CMA) performs delegated patient care tasks for an assigned patient population.  They will perform clinical tasks as well as administrative duties assigned by the Clinical Resource Leader or the Clinic Manager to facilitate the care of patients. The Certified/Registered Medical Assistant performs all responsibilities in accordance with all policy and procedure guidelines. They will function under the direct supervision of the Medical Oncologist, Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant for patient care activities.  Their assignments, evaluations and reporting structure is to the Clinic-Clinical Resource Leader or Clinic Manager. 


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Certified or Registered Medical Assistant

  • CPR Certified

  • Minimum two years medical/surgical or oncology experience preferred

  • EHR/Computer skills required

  • Previous office experience desirable


Essential Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to perform light to heavy work, which includes frequent lifting and positioning of patients.For greater than 35 pounds, it is expected that they request assistance from a co-worker for lifting and transferring.

  • Ability to stand/walk 6 to 8 hours per shift.

  • Ability to frequently bend, twist, reach, stoop and occasionally to kneel and squat.

  • Ability to perform various repetitive tasks i.e. simple grasping, pushing, pulling and fine manipulation (keyboard).

  • Good visual acuity is required for patient vital signs, medical administration and documentation of care.

  • Good hearing is essential for accurate patient vital signs.

  • Employees within this job classification will have exposure to blood borne pathogens or other potentially infectious materials, and/or hazardous chemicals/waste.


The Best Place to Work


We call ourselves Stakeholders because we all have a stake in the care and success of every patient. Today, CTCA Stakeholders deliver healing and hope to patients fighting complex and advanced cancer in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA, Phoenix, AZ and Tulsa, OK.  Each of our hospitals earned a Best Place to Work distinction and receives numerous accreditations that celebrate our culture of clinical quality, innovation, high performance and wellness.


Beyond The Resume, What We Look For


We select people with talent—people who thrive in an environment of continuous improvement. We are creative and resourceful problem solvers. We are inventors and innovators. As a CTCA Stakeholder, you make the difference in the life of a patient.


Do you see yourself working with a passionate team in a dynamic, high growth environment?  Visit  to begin your journey.