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Cerner Medical Assistant - Referral Coordinator in St. Louis, Missouri


Job Title:

Medical Assistant - Referral Coordinator

Job Description:

Cerner Corporation is currently seeking a Medical Assistant – Referral Coordinator for our on-site health center for a large local employer in St. Louis, MO. This health center has a proactive, educative approach where employees are motivated to adopt healthy lifestyles and practices.

In this role you will primarily serve as our Referral Coordinator while being able to step in as a Medical Assistant when needed. As a Referral Coordinator, you will be the main point of contact for outside referrals. You will be in charge of processing referrals to outside providers, contacting & following up with facilities to ensure patient information was received, and prior authorizations. You will assist patients in navigating the referral process and ensuring patients receive appointments with outside facilities. As a Medical Assistant, you will be responsible for interviewing patients, measuring vital signs such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight and height and recording information on patient's charts in an electronic medical record. Other duties include preparing and rooming patients, performing inventory and ordering supplies, administering immunizations/shots and performing various administrative tasks. Recent phlebotomy experience is required. Join our team today!

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Additional Information:

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

Career Level:

Entry Level/ Junior Professional

Company Overview:

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma

  • Certified as a Medical Assistant or completion of an accredited Medical Assistant program

  • At least 1 year of work experience in a Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Occupational Health, Emergency Medicine, Primary Care or Urgent Care health center setting

Preferred Qualifications

  • Basic and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Certification


  • Ability promote wellness activities

  • Phlebotomy experience

  • Patient triage

  • Strong communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Good time management

  • Customer Service Experience

  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships

  • Must reside in or near the St. Louis, MO area

  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations

  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position

  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned



Relocation Assistance Available:



St. Louis

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Job Family Group:

Health Care Delivery

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