Children's Minnesota Oncology Clinic Assistant (1.0 FTE) in Minneapolis, Minnesota
About Children's Minnesota Children's Minnesota is the seventh largest pediatric health system in the United States and the only health system in Minnesota to provide care exclusively to children, from before birth through young adulthood. An independent and not-for-profit system since 1924, Children's serves kids throughout the Upper Midwest at two free-standing hospitals, 12 primary and specialty care clinics and six rehabilitation sites. Additionally, Children's is Minnesota's only Level I pediatric trauma center inside a hospital dedicated solely to children. In 2018 Children's Minnesota was verified as a Level I Children's Surgery Center by the American College of Surgeons. Children's maintains its longstanding commitment to the community to improve children's health by providing high-quality, family-centered pediatric services and advancing those efforts through research and education. This work is made possible in large part by generous philanthropic and volunteer support from individuals and organizations throughout the state and region. An award-winning health system, Children's received Magnet recognition from The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) in 2018 and is regularly ranked by U.S. News and World Report as a top children's hospital. Please visit childrensMN.org . Department Overview We believe our well coordinated clinical care contributes to our outcomes that are among the best in the country. Work as part of team that includes Cancer and Blood Disorder physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nursing, social work, physical therapy, nutrition, child life, clinic assistants and researchers. The department at Children's of Minnesota provides care for children of all ages with all types of malignancies including brain tumors, solid tumors, and leukemia; and blood disorders such as sickle cell disease, bleeding disorders, and anemia. As the largest provider of services for children with cancer and bleeding disorders in the region, the Cancer and Blood Disorders program focuses on providing well-coordinated knowledge-driven clinical care. We participate in national and international research and are leaders in research on supportive care and quality of life for children with cancer and bleeding disorders. Position Summary The Specialty Clinic Assistant assists in providing supportive functions to facilitate efficient operation of a specialty clinic including registration, scheduling, answering phones (related to scheduling, referrals and authorizations), rooming, and recording vital signs. Qualifications Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required. * Strong customer service skills, and a strong interest providing excellent care and service to children and their families experiencing cancer or bleeding disorders, chronic pain or serious and life limiting illness. * EMT, CNA, or MA strongly preferred. * Must be able to type at least 40 wpm. * Willingness to make a 2 year commitment. * Flexibility, attention to detail and initiative to solve problems are all crucial qualifications. * This position provides an excellent opportunity for college graduates looking for an opportunity to gain health care experience and understanding of how a hospital based clinic and infusion center works. We offer a strong and collaborative team with opportunity to work with MDs, PNPs, PAs, RNs and other research and support staff. All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of an occupational health assessment, drug screen, background investigation, and compliance with the U.S. Government Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. Children's requires proof of immunity to vaccine preventable infectious diseases prior to employment, as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Children's Minnesota is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.