Medical Assistant (Reg) - Family Medicine

  • Job Reference: 679012237-2
  • Date Posted: 6 August 2022
  • Recruiter: BJC HealthCare
  • Location: O'Fallon, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Care in the community, Care workers, Senior Care workers
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Additional Information About the Role. Fulltime Days. Up to a $2500 Sign-On Bonus for Certified/Registered Medical Assistants Overview BJC Medical Group is the multi-specialty physician organization of BJC HealthCare and includes over 600 doctors and advanced practice providers who are affiliated with the top-ranked hospitals in the area. Since 1994, BJC Medical Group has provided access to the world's best medicine through caring people and integrated systems. The providers are nationally recognized for excellent patient satisfaction and quality health care. BJC Medical Group physicians are trained and certified in over 25 medical specialties and serve patients in more than 125 locations in the greater St. Louis, mid-Missouri and southern Illinois areas. Role Purpose The Medical Assistant (MA) provides medical assistance under the direction of a physician or other licensed provider. This position performs select duties for the promotion of health in the care of patients and delivers care according to practice protocols and procedures. Responsibilities. Cleans and prepares exam room for patients Obtains vital signs, patient history and maintains accurate and prompt charting in the patient's record Performs clinical skills, such as phlebotomy, electrocardiography (EKGs), point-of-care testing and injections Triage calls, provide test and lab results to patients and present relevant information to provider with correct medical terminology BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job Performs Other Responsibilities as Assigned. Minimum Requirements. High School Diploma or GED. Certified or Registered Medical Assistant Preferred Qualifications. <2 years of experience. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation certification Benefits Statement Note: not all benefits apply to all openings. Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options. Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan. 401(k) plan. Tuition Assistance. Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts. On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location). Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time. Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center Legal Statement The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Equal Opportunity Employer Benefits and Legal Statement BJC Total Rewards At BJC we're committed to providing you and your family with benefits and resources to help you manage your physical, emotional, social and financial well-being Comprehensive medical, dental, vison, life insurance, and legal services available first day of the month after hire date. Disability insurance* paid for by BJC. Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan funded by BJC. 401(k) plan with BJC match. Tuition Assistance available on first day. BJC Institute for Learning and Development. Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts. Paid Time Off benefit combines vacation, sick days, holidays and personal time. Adoption assistance To learn more, go to www.bjctotalrewards.com/Benefits. Not all benefits apply to all jobs The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Equal Opportunity Employer