Mercy Health

  • Medical Assistant I

    Requisition ID
    2019-798418
    Category
    Nursing
    Position Type
    Full Time
    Shift(s)
    Days
    Department
    Physicians For Womens Health
    Location
    US-MO-Carthage
  • 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.

     

    PERFORMS CERTAIN CLINICAL DUTIES UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE PHYSICIAN. CLINICAL DUTIES MAY INCLUDE TAKING AND RECORDING OF VITAL SIGNS, PATIENT TO EXAM ROOM, CLEAN AND RESTOCK ROOM.

     

    Responsibilities and Qualifications

    RECORDS PATIENTS' VITAL STATISTICS (I.E. PULSE, TEMPERATURE, BLOOD PRESSURE, WEIGHT AND HEIGHT).
    GREETS VISITOR, ASCERTAINS PURPOSE OF VISIT AND DIRECTS THEM TO APPROPRIATE STAFF

    SHOWS PATEINT TO EXAM ROOM AND PERPARE THEM FOR THE PHYSICIAN
    ASSIST THE PHYSICIANS AND NURSES WHEN NEEDED

    TRANSMITS CORRESPONDENCE AND MED MEDICAL RECORDS BY MAIL, E-MAIL OR FAX

    Qualifications:

    Education: HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR GED
    Licensure: N/A
    Experience: ONE YEAR EXPERIENCE IN MEDICAL OFFICE
    Certifications: CPR certification within 3 months of hire date. Medical Assistant certification (AAMA, AMCA, AMT or NCCT) within 6 months of hire date.
    Preferred Certifications: Medical Assistant certification (AAMA, AMT or NCCT)
    Preferred Other:

     

    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:

     

    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, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds to benefit-eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!

     

    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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