Medical Assistant Lead- Family Medicine
SSM Health Care St. Louis

Florissant, Missouri

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MO-SSM Health Medical Group Florissant

Worker Type:
Regular

Job Summary:
Administers prescribed medications to patients under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and maintains related medical records.

Job Responsibilities and Requirements:

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Presents medication to patient and observes ingestion or administers medication using specified procedures.
  • Takes vital signs or observes patient to detect response to medication, and reports reactions.
  • Restocks medication inventories.
  • May provide direct patient care. Ensures resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate.
  • Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION
  • High school diploma or equivalent and graduate of accredited school of medical assisting

EXPERIENCE
  • Three years' experience

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Constant standing and walking.
  • Frequent use of hearing and speech to share information through oral communication.
  • Frequent use of hearing to distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.
  • Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.
  • Frequent reaching, gripping, and keyboard use/data entry.
  • Frequent use of vision for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors.
  • Occasional bending, stooping, crawling, kneeling, sitting, squatting and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.
  • Occasional use of vision to judge distances and spatial relationships.
  • Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.
  • Occasional lifting/moving patients.
  • Occasional use of smell to detect/recognize odors.
  • Occasional driving.

Licenses / Certifications:

Basic Life Support HealthCare Provider (BLS HCP) - American Heart Association (AHA), Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) - American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), Clinical medical Assistant Certification (CMAC) - American Medical Certification Association (AMCA), FUTURE - Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) within 6 months - American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), FUTURE - Clinical medical Assistant Certification (CMAC) within 6 months - American Medical Certification Association (AMCA), FUTURE - Medical Assistant (RMA) within 6 months - American Allied Health Association (AAH), FUTURE - Medical Assistant Certification (CCMA) within 6 months - National Health Career Association (NHCA), FUTURE - National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) within 6 months - National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), FUTURE - Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant (NRCMA) within 6 months - National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP), FUTURE - Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) within 6 months - American Association of Medical Personnel (AAMP), FUTURE - Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) within 6 months - American Medical Technologists (AMT), FUTURE - Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) within 6 months - American Registry of Medical Assistants (ARMA), Medical Assistant (RMA) - American Allied Health Association (AAH), Medical Assistant Certification (CCMA) - National Health Career Association (NHCA), National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) - National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant (NRCMA) - National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP), Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) - American Association of Medical Personnel (AAMP), Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) - American Medical Technologists (AMT), Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) - American Registry of Medical Assistants (ARMA)

Work Shift:
Day Shift (United States of America)

Job Type:

Employee

Department:
70100125 Cross Keys FM

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

SSM Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex.

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