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Mercy Health (Multiple Locations) Practice Nurse LPN or Medical Assistant Mercy Pediatrics Carthage in Carthage, Missouri

We're a Little Differentless thanbr> Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.less thanbr>At Company , 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. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its "Top 100 Places to Work."less thanbr>Overview:less thanbr> Medical Assistant -less thanbr> Performs administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of the physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintain medical records, billing and coding for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording of vital signs and medical histories preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician. Knowledge of medical terminology and hospital, clinic, and laboratory procedures.less thanbr> LPN -less thanbr> This position will be responsible for greeting patients, taking patient's vital signs and history and preparing them to be seen by the physician. It will require accurate recording of all information into the medical record. Primary responsibility for stocking and preparing rooms for examinations and making sure equipment is in working order and ready for use. Initial viewing of and recording of lab results and transmitting those values to the physician. This position will also respond to patient phone calls and give initial advice within a preset protocol. They will inform patients of lab and test results and transmit physician advice and suggestions. Accepting and triaging patient calls and concerns and directing them to the appropriate location.less thanbr>Qualifications:less thanbr> Medical Assistant -less thanbr> * Education: HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR GEDless thanbr> * Experience: 2 YEAR EXPERIENCE WITHIN MEDICAL OFFICE PREFERREDless thanbr> * Certifications: CPR required within 3 months of hire. Medical Assistant Certification AAMA,ACMA, AMT or NCCT within 6 months of hire.less thanbr> * Preferred Certifications: Medical Assistant Certification AAMA, AMT or NCCTless thanbr> LPN -less thanbr> * Education: High School diploma. Completion of an approved LPN programless thanbr> * Licensure: Current LPN License for the State of Missouri Must have current BLS Certificationless thanbr> * Experience: 2 plus years of experience in physician clinic setting preferred.less thanbr> * Other: Able to read and communicate in English effectively Basic computer skills-Microsoft word and excel Experience with an Electronic Medical Recordless thanbr> We Offer Great Benefits:less thanbr>Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!less thanbr> We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.less thanbr>At Company , our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.less thanbr>What Makes You a Good Match for Company ?less thanbr>Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.less thanbr> Company has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.less