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Medical Assistant I

Medical Assistant I

Requisition ID 
2017-746081
Category 
Other Allied Health
Position Type 
Full Time
Shift(s) 
Days
Department 
Mercy Clinic Peds-Chesterfield
Location 
US-MO-Chesterfield

More information about this job

Overview

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We’re a Little Different

 

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

 

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

 

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Escorts patients to exam rooms, taking vital signs and histories as directed and accurately documenting in Epic.

Assists physician/nurse with medical procedures as directed.

Performs patient testing, administers medication as directed.

Maintains examination rooms and instruments appropriately.
Maintains labs/specimens appropriately.
Ensures appropriate communication, including scheduling, refilling prescriptions and processing messages. Calls patients with lab, test results. Phone triage.

Scans medical records and test results accurately into Epic in a timely manner.

Proficient in electronic media record use (Epicare, Calence, Prelude).

Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

 

Education: High School Diploma or GED. Graduate of an accredited medical assistant program;

Experience: OR 2 years comparable experience as a medical assistant.
 
Other: Computer skills. Ability to spell correctly. Good communication skills.

 

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

 

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

 

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

 

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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