BJC Healthcare Medical Assistant - Pediatrics, PRN in Saint Louis, Missouri

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Role Purpose

The Medical Assistant (MA) provides patient care under the direction of a physician or other licensed provider. Performs select duties for the promotion of health in the care of patients and delivers care according to practice protocols and procedures.

Responsibilities

  • Cleans, prepares and stocks supplies in exam rooms.

  • Obtains vital signs, patient history and maintains accurate and prompt charting in the patient's record.

  • Performs clinical skills, such as phlebotomy, EKGs, point-of-care testing and injections.

  • Triage calls, provide test and lab results to patients and present relevant information to provider.

  • Assists provider by preparing patients for exams, procedures and treatments.

Minimum Requirements

Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Experience

  • No Experience

Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

Licenses & Certifications

  • Cert/Reg in Area of Expertise

Preferred Requirements and Additional JobInformation

Experience

  • <2 years

Licenses & Certifications

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Additional Job Information

  • Non-Benefit Eligible -

Benefits Statement

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options- Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan- Tuition Assistance- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts-On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)-Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

Legal Statement

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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