School Medical Assistant I-Stow Munroe Falls School District
Company: Akron Children's Hospital
Posted on: September 10, 2023
About Akron Children's HospitalAkron Children's Hospital has
been caring for children since 1890, and our pediatric specialties
are ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report.
With two hospital campuses, regional health centers and more than
50 primary and specialty care locations throughout Ohio, we're
making it easier for today's busy families to find the high-quality
care they need. In 2020, our health care system provided more than
1.1 million patient encounters. We also operate neonatal and
pediatric units in the hospitals of our regional health care
partners. Every year, our Children's Home Care Group nurses provide
thousands of in-home visits, and our School Health nurses manage
clinic visits for students from preschool through high school. With
our Quick Care Online virtual visits and Akron Children's Anywhere
app, we're here for families whenever and wherever they need us.
Learn more at .OUR PROMISES
- To treat every child as we would our own
- To treat others as they would like to be treated
- To turn no child away for any reasonWe are seeking people who
are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients,
family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and
personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.
Stow Munroe Falls School DistrictMonday-FridayWhile school is in
session -9:00-3:45Summary:The Medical Assistant role provides
clinical and administrative support for patients under the
direction of a Provider and/or licensed Nurse. Responsibilities:1.
Actively interfaces with patients and families of Akron Children's
Hospitals 2. Prepares patients for examination; takes and records
vital signs; performs phlebotomy as needed; administers medications
as directed by the Providers according to policy and procedure 3.
Collects data that contributes to the assessment and evaluation of
individualized care and needs of assigned patients, including
discharge plans, under the direction of the Licensed Nurse 4.
Collects, processes, and submits laboratory specimens in accordance
with policy and procedure 5. Communicates patient findings and
pertinent information to the Provider and/or Licensed Nurse
utilizing appropriate communication/documentation processes 6.
Accurate and timely documentation of care within the school medical
record 7. Performs clinical duties that are department specific
such as POCT, hearing and vision screenings, and any other
procedures 8. Perform routine task and general office duties such
as faxing, copying, filing, etc. as needed 9. Cleans, stocks, and
prepares examination rooms 10. Develops and maintains positive
relationships with patients/students, families, school personnel
and colleagues 11. Completes all assignments during scheduled
working hours 12. Follows safety policies and procedures in the
delivery of care to assure a safe environment for patients,
families, and other staff members 13. Other duties assigned - Other
information:Technical Expertise 1. Knowledge of and experience in
medical terminology is required 2. Experience working in healthcare
environment is preferred 3. Experience working in Microsoft Office
(Outlook, Excel, Word) or similar software is required 4.
Experience working in electronic medical record (i.e., EPIC) or
similar software is preferred Education and Experience 1.
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent is required 2.
Completion of an approved (valid) Medical Assistant Certificate
Program (MA), EMT Program, or Paramedic Program is required. Those
hired into School Health prior to March of 2023 without completion
of one (1) of these programs but has relevant years of experience
will be given credit for their experience in lieu of the program
requirement(s). 3. Credential/Certification: Medical Assistant
certification preferred (CMA or R.M.A.) 4. Years of relevant
experience: no experience required 5. Years of experience
supervising: None - Part Time FTE: 0.600000Status: Onsite
Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of
Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with
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Position: SCHOOL HEALTH
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