Medical Assistant - School Health
Company: Akron Children's Hospital
Location: Cuyahoga Falls
Posted on: June 6, 2021
Akron Children's Hospital is one of the largest independent
pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best
children's hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated
staff serves nearly 900,000 patient visits per year through our 2
hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary
and specialty care.
We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and
communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention
and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio
Medical University and other universities, we train new generations
of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every
- 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 reason
We 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.
Cuyahoga Falls High School
10:00am - 3:00pm
Monday through Friday (while school is in session)
The School Medical Assistant provides school health services as
directed by the School Health Services, Clinical Coordinator
(Registered Nurse) to the student population serviced.
Provides school health services as directed by the l Registered
Nurse and contracts.
Provides the clinical care necessary within the department,
including routine, special needs and emergency first aid. Maintains
appropriate student health records and documents services
Communicates with parents/guardians, school authorities, and
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care
for the physical, psychological, social, educational, and safety
needs of the patients served regardless of age.
- Other duties as required.
Experience in school setting is preferred.
Experience in healthcare is preferred.
- Proficiency in MS Office [Outlook, Excel, Word] or similar
software is required.
Education and Experience
Education: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of Medical
Assisting or equivalent education/ training/experience.
Certification: Heartsaver AED and BLS certification is required.
Medical Assistant certification is preferred.
Years of relevant experience: No experience necessary, new
graduates welcomed. 0 to 2 years is preferred.
- Years of experience supervising: None.
Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of
Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with
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