Medical Assistant

Esse Health Saint Louis, MO
Esse Health is the largest independent physician practice in the St. Louis Metropolitan area with over 100 physicians, in 43 locations serving nearly 130,000 patients. Esse Health is currently seeking a full-time Medical Assistant for its' Mason Road Pediatrics location on North Outer Forty, Chesterfield, 63017.

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 pediatric patients, measuring vital signs such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight and height, and administering injections. The Medical Assistant records information on patients in the EMR. In the pediatric office environment, interacting with parents/guardians regarding the care of the child is crucial. A positive image must at all times be projected, including smiling, greeting children and parents/guardians with enthusiasm, and maintaining an upbeat and positive attitude in all interactions with patients, parents/guardians and co-workers.

The candidate must be able to share in the rotation of coverage of a 4 hour shift on Saturday.

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

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