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Thomas Jefferson Univ Medical Assistant Certified Navy Yard in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jefferson Health delivers state-of-the-art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . This year, U.S. News .and.amp; World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation.and.#39;s best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet-to-be-imagined careers.As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.Perform patient preparation and assistance with office visit..and.nbsp; Escort patient to examination room and assist physician as needed..and.nbsp; Vital signs and documentation in EMR as necessary. Performs measurements including weights, blood pressure, pulse, temperature and height on patients..and.nbsp; Perform medication injection and skin test when directed by physician..and.nbsp; Provide telephone reception, scheduling appointments and patient check in/out services..and.nbsp; Interacts with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the Hospital.Full-Time Days (40 hours/wk) Monday through Friday. No Weekends.High School Diploma or GED required. Basic CPR Certification and Medical Assistant Certification. 1 - 2 years experience in a medical office or hospital setting preferred.Since this position will require the selected candidate to engage in regular contact with children in the form of care, guidance, supervision or training, you will be required to meet the requirements of the Child Protective Services Act,.and.nbsp; including the Pennsylvania State Police criminal background check, the Pennsylvania Department of Welfare child abuse criminal background clearance, and an FBI finger print based federal criminal records check..and.nbsp; The selected candidate will not be allowed to commence working until all three (3) are completed satisfactorily..and.nbsp;Employer.and.#39;s Job# 9235832Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.