SSM HEALTH Medical Assistant Abdominal Transplant in Saint Louis, Missouri

Description Company Saint Louis University Hospital Transplant Clinic - Medical Assistant Per Diem All the duties and standards of this position will be performed according to established policies, procedures and guidelines within the department and the clinic. These examples of work are not all encompassing or restrictive, and are expected to vary with changing needs and priorities. The duties for a specific position with this title will be defined and assigned by the immediate department director/manager. STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The responsibility of the Medical Assistant is to aide physician and staff members in performing optimal ambulatory health care to patients, stock and maintain exam rooms and front office; assist with clinical, clerical, and other duties as assigned. Qualifications Job Specifications Minimum Education: High School graduate or GED equivalent and at least 18 years of age. Post High School vocational / specialized training preferred. Minimum Experience: patient care experience required. Required Course: Completion of learning program with 80% passing score on written and skills performance examination. Working Conditions: Regular exposure to the risk of blood-borne diseases. Contact with patients under wide variety of circumstances. Exposure to unpleasant elements accidents, injuries, illness. Subject to trying and unpredictable situations. May perform emergency care. Subject to irregular hours. Pressure due to multiple competing demands. Physical Requirements: Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking. Lifts, positions, pushes, and /or transfers patients. Lifts supplies / equipment. Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching, lifting, pushing, pulling 100 pounds.Employer's Job# 17011930Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.