Medical Assistant in St. Louis, MO at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 11/12/2019

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JobID: 24034

Medical Assistant Job Description:

Pay:  $15-20/hr

Location:  St. Louis, MO

Responsibilities:

  • Greet patients, assure patient flow runs smoothly and efficiently, escort patients to discharge counter.
  • Obtain patient history; assess/triage patient, measure vital signs, and record information on chart.
  • Explain treatment procedures and prepare patient and exam room for examination.
  • Position instruments and equipment and hand to physician as directed. Clean and sterilize instruments and equipment after use.
  • Assist physician with any procedures.
  • Perform dosage calculations for administering medications.
  • Perform injections and vaccinations as needed
  • Blood draws
  • Complete medical chart to include medical services rendered, test results, and supplies used.
  • Perform patient call backs, arrange referrals and testing, and schedule follow-up appointments.
  • Assist registration staff and perform additional clerical duties as necessary.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent and graduate of accredited program for Medical Assisting.
  • Certification or Registration preferred
  • Three or more years of medical assisting experience.
  • Ability to accurately read and write medical terminology.
  • CPR certification.
  • Basic computer skills including familiarity with electronic medical records.
  • Detail oriented with excellent interpersonal communication skills.