Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program required
High School Diploma ( or GED) plus One year of work experience, preferably in a medical office setting preferred.
AAMA Certified medical assistant (CMA), American Medical Technologist Registered Medical Assistant (RMA), National Center for Competency: National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA), or National Allied Health Test Registry: Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant (NRCMA). within 90 days of their start date. Failure to do results in termination of employment.
Certification in CPR within 90 days of start ( must stay current)
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.
• Child Abuse Clearances
• FBI Fingerprint Clearance
• Drug Screening
Knowledge of exam, diagnostic and treatment room procedures.
Ability to maintain quality control standards
Ability to read, understand and respond to detailed oral and written instructions.
Ability to react and communicate clearly, calmly and effectively.
Working knowledge of sterile techniques and special procedures that are applicable to work performed.
Working knowledge of procedures and techniques involved in administering routine and special treatments to patients.
Children's Hospital Philadelphia - 14 months ago