Job Description

Certified Medical Assistant - Gurnee Outpatient Care Center

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Hours: Mon - Fri 7:30am - 6:00pm, 8 hr/shifts, must be flexible with start times based on business needs

The Certified/Registered Medical Assistant (CMA/RMA) or equivalent is a key stakeholder in a multifaceted role that facilitates the smooth flow of the patients through the clinic. The CMA/RMA performs delegated patient care tasks for an assigned patient population. They perform clinical tasks as well as administrative duties assigned by the Department Leader to facilitate the care of patients. They will function under the direct supervision of the Practice Manager, Director, Medical Oncologist, Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant for patient care activities utilizing all aspects of their training. This position is responsible for assisting clinicians in providing medical care. This position utilizes specialized knowledge, judgment and skills to provide an excellent patient experience. The Certified/Registered Medical Assistant performs all responsibilities in accordance with policy and procedure guidelines. Their assignments, evaluations and their reporting structure is to the Practice Manager and/or Director

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Completion of an approved Medical Assistant (MA) Training Program
  • OR
  •  Completion of an unapproved medical assistant training program and passage of the medical assistant examination administered by either the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) or the American Medical Technologists (AMT) or other national certification/registration programs;
  • OR
  • Completion of a United States Armed Forces medical services training program.
  • Certified or Registered Medical Assistant
  • American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • One year exp within the last three years in a comparable job classification.
  • Relevant specialty experience;
  • Minimum of three years medical assistant or nursing assistant experience in a hospital or clinic setting.
  • Education
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Special Skills

Strong multitasking skills completing both Clinical and Clerical tasks.

Training

Phlebotomy, EKG, Glucometer Testing, EHR and Clinical Program Utilization, Transcription

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

Application Instructions

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