Mercy Health (Multiple Locations) Medical Asst Receptionist I Sign on bonus offered in Hazelwood, Missouri
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 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. At Company , 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. Greets and appropriately directs patients via phone calls or direct contact. Maintains waiting room. Performs front office duties as needed. Assists with all aspects of patient care as directed by nurses and physicians. Maintains examination rooms. Calls pharmacy with prescriptions, and patients with test results. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Company Service Standards. * Provides patient care as directed by nurses and physicians * Obtains and verifies referrals/pre-certs in accordance with practice and/or insurance company policy. * Escorts patient to examination room and takes vital signs. * Answers and screens telephone calls, verifying and setting appointments, routing calls and/or taking messages appropriately. * Calls pharmacy with prescriptions, and patients with test results. * Checks patients out, taking payments and posting charges/ codes in computer * Calls in prescriptions, calls patients with lab, test results. * Provides patient instruction. * Maintain waiting room appropriately.QUALIFICATIONS: Because you're committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Company . That's why you'll bring to your role the right set of qualifications: * High School Diploma or equivalent. Graduate of an accredited medical assistant program; * OR 2 years cf experience working in a medical assistant role 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 Company 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..EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/VeteransEmployer's Job# 772430Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.