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Medical Assistant

Who we are:
La Rabida Children’s Hospital is the only hospital of its kind in Chicago. We specialize in treatment of chronic illnesses, developmental disabilities, abuse and trauma. La Rabida provides comprehensive, interdisciplinary health services to children across a continuum of care, serving as a model for family-centered care.
La Rabida is a very special place. Triumphs occur here. Children overcome odds and excel beyond hope. This is where those who serve gain more than they give. La Rabida offers rewarding job opportunities across a wide array of clinical, administrative and support service functions.
Our lakefront location is spectacular. If you’re ready to work for an organization where caring is a way of life, you’ve come to the right place.
Job Summary:
  • Performs various delegated direct and indirect patient care activities as well as administrative duties to support the nursing staff in the provision of patient care in the Outpatient Clinic.
  • Performs within the supervising Registered Professional Nurse's scope of practice consistent with the MA's education, training and experience.
  • Duties shall include, but are not limited to, operating specialized equipment, performing point of care laboratory tests and data entry.
  • Delegated duties to the MA shall not constitute the practice of medicine or invasive procedures.
What we need from you:
  • High school diploma or equivalency required.
  • Completed accredited MA program required.
  • Minimum one year of ambulatory care experience required. 
  • One year of pediatric ambulatory experience preferred.
  • Certified or Registered Medical Assistant Certification required.
  • CPR certification required. Only certifications issued by the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross will be accepted.
What you will receive:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
  • Life Insurance, Disability Insurance and Accident Insurance
  • Retirement Plan - plan for your future and life after La Rabida with our customized 403b plan with generous matching
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) - we make sure employees have the time they need to recharge and be the best versions of themselves!
  • Tuition Reimbursement - looking to continue your education toward a Bachelor's or Master's Degree.