Medical Assistant

Esse Health Florissant, MO
Esse Health is the largest independent physician practice in the St. Louis Metropolitan area with over 100 physicians, in 45 locations serving nearly 130,000 patients. Esse Health is currently seeking a full-time Medical Assistant for its Graham Road Internal Medicine office, 253 Dunn Road, 63031.

Summary: The Medical Assistant performs delegated duties under the supervision of the Office Manager and/or physician. Responsibilities typically include, assisting in the examination and treatment of patients, measuring vital signs such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight and height, administering injections, and drawing blood. The Medical Assistant records information on patients in the EMR. A positive image must at all times be projected, including smiling, greeting patients with enthusiasm, and maintaining an upbeat and positive attitude in all interactions with patients and co-workers.

Requirements

Preferred Qualifications: Graduation certificate from an accredited Medical Assistant program; CPR Certification; PC/Windows proficiency, medical coding proficiency, willingness to assign high priority to patient comfort and satisfaction; ability to communicate effectively and to work compatibly with physicians, coworkers, and employees in other departments. Experience caring for pediatric patients is preferred. Experience performing immunizations, phlebotomy and obtaining blood pressure, height, weight, etc. is required. We offer competitive salary and excellent benefits, including 401k and Profit Sharing, EOE Please Apply at http://Careers.Essehealth.com