Clinical Support Associate/Medical Assistant PACU

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104

Req ID: 119553

Recruiter: Latasha A Tucker 

Shift: Rotating

Employment Status: Regular - Full Time 

Salary Grade: H 09 

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Job Summary

The PACU is currently recruiting for a Full Time Clinical Support Associate (Medical Assistant) working rotating Days and Evenings shifts, with no weekends and no holidays. Working Hours could range from starting at 6am to 11pm).

The PACU provides preoperative and postoperative care to all types of surgical patients and also to those patients receiving general anesthesia in other departments.  The Clinical Support Associate (CSA) performs delegated clinical and administrative duties in a medical support role within their scope of practice and consistent with their education, training, and experience.  This position does not permit the administration of any medications.

Job Responsibilities (Continued)

Job Responsibilities (Continued)

Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations

CPR (90 days)
BLS (90 Days)

Required Education and Experience

Required Education: High School/GED. Graduation from a Medical Assistant Program.


Required Experience: One (1) year of related work experience.

Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic

Preferred Experience: One (1) year of work experience in medical office setting.


Preferred Licenses/certificates/registrations: AAMA Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or American Medical Technologist/Registered Medical Assistant (RMA).

Additional Technical Requirements

  • ·Computer skills that demonstrate health care informatics competency in order to manage patient care, data outcomes, and current and emerging health care technology.

  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations
  • Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, staff and the public

All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for its patients, family members, visitors and employees. In an effort to achieve this goal, employment at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, other than for positions with regularly scheduled hours in New Jersey, is contingent upon an attestation that the job applicant does not use tobacco products.

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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