BJC Healthcare Medical Assistant - PRN, St. Peters in Saint Peters, Missouri

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BJC Corporate Health Services, the occupational medicine organization within BJC HealthCare, externally supports employers and employees of the St. Louis metropolitan area with three full-service BarnesCare clinics that provide expert physicals, surveillance, injury/exposure evaluation and treatment. Specialized services include contract management of work-related injury care for BJC hospitals, independent medical exams, traveler's health, on-site services, care management, toxicology support and two 24/7 hotlines for body substance exposures and emergency room coordination of work-related care. BJC Corporate Health Services provides occupational health support for BJC employees through on-site and virtual oversight including administration of workers' compensation. BJC Corporate Health Services also manages the BJC WellAware fitness center, which extends fitness opportunities with on-site classes at BJC hospitals throughout the metropolitan area. In 2010, BJC Corporate Health Services became the first and only St. Louis occupational medicine provider quality-certified by the National Association of Occupational Health Providers.

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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

Preferred Requirements and Additional JobInformation

Experience

  • No Experience

Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

Licenses & Certifications

  • Certified Medical Assistant

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

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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