Cerner Medical Assistant - Referral Coordinator in St. Louis, Missouri
Medical Assistant - Referral Coordinator
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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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.
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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
- Basic and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Certification
Ability promote wellness activities
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
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