Health Center Assistant/Medical Assistant

Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania is the local affiliate of the country’s leading sexual and reproductive health care advocate and provider. Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania operates 10 health centers throughout Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties. Nationwide, Planned Parenthood affiliates operate more than 600 health centers, providing medical services and sexuality education for millions of individuals (adults and teens) each year. We also work with allies worldwide to ensure that all people have the right and the means to meet their sexual and reproductive health care needs.

Be part of the diverse and inclusive Planned Parenthood family and join us as a Health Center Assistant. Work hand-in-hand with like-minded individuals in an environment built on collaboration, open communication, and mutual respect. We are looking for passionate, dedicated people who are eager to make positive contributions to their community and to our mission. If you have a high school diploma or GED, strong customer service skills, and a desire to work in a fast-paced team environment, consider a career as a Health Care Assistant in one of our family planning or surgical centers.

Our Health Center Assistants are integral to our patient care team and we train on the job to:

Schedule, register, and welcome patients
Conduct financial assessment, review insurance, and collect payment
Perform patient intake including obtaining vitals, lab work, patient history and more
Perform venipuncture and IM injections
Engage in meaningful conversations with patients about sexual and reproductive health
Provide non-judgmental patient education, counseling, and referrals
Support providers with patient care and procedures
Maintain safe environment through cleaning, disinfecting, and steam sterilization
Use Electronic Medical Record system and Telemedicine platform

We have a benefits eligible full-time, 35 hour/week position available at our Elizabeth Blackwell Health Center at Locust Street. EPIC knowledge is preferred. The salary for this position is $17.50/hour. We offer excellent benefits, and an opportunity to join a diverse team committed to respectful, confidential, customer focused, top-quality and innovative reproductive health services.

Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania (PPSP) is an equal employment opportunity employer. We comply with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender and gender expression/identity, age, ethnicity, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, uniformed service member/veteran status, marital status, medical condition, pregnancy, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information, as well as any other category protected by federal, state, or local laws.
We are fully committed to building a workplace that values racial and social justice. We strongly encourage all persons to apply, including people of color and members of the LGBTQ+ community.


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