Ambulatory Care Assistant

The Ambulatory Care Assistants (ACA) are individuals who possess the skills and knowledge necessary to deliver specific patient care services to selected patients at the direction of and under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. The ACA actively supports the efforts of the healthcare team through the delivery of services in a prompt, accurate and courteous manner.

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

High School Graduate or equivalent plus one of the following:

  • Non-licensed graduate of a Registered Nurse or Licenses Vocational (LVN) program; or
  • Enrollment in an approved RN program and completion of at least one medical surgical clinical rotation; or
  • Certification as a Nursing Assistant; or
  • Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant Program; or
  • Medical Assistant Program.
  • Two years patient care experience. Knowledge of procedures and techniques in providing routine patient care
  • American Heart Association BLS Certification

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


Meet Some of City of Hope's Employees

Libby F.

Sr Prospect Research Analyst

Working within the Foundation and Relations Department, Libby prepares and provides frontline fundraisers with prospective donor profiles—financing City of Hope’s outstanding patient care and clinical research.

Eleana L.

ITS Administrative Services Manager

Always working on-the-go, Eleana organizes vigorous meeting schedules for City of Hope’s CIO and ITS executives—attentively guiding work flow to keep projects on target.


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