Medical Assistant I - Mercy Family Medicine- Lourdes Physician Svc, FT Days

Organization: Mercy Health

Posted: 07 February, 2020

Paducah,United states

Job description

EducationHigh School Diploma or GEDSkillsCPR CertificationBenefitsTuition ReimbursementFlexible Spending AccountDental InsuranceHealth InsurancePaid Time OffThank you for considering a career at Mercy Health The Medical Assistant performs nursing procedures and assists physician with patient care tasks. Provides for comfort needs of patients, maintains a safe and attractive environment for patients and co-workers, transports patients and equipment as appropriate. Instills confidence in the patient by maintaining a neat and attractive appearance and performing duties in a competent and caring manner. Accepts reassignment as needed to provide necessary care for all patients. Documents care performed by correctly charting per office guidelines. Handles patient phone calls relating to medical questions, requests or concerns. Schedules medical procedures at appropriate facilities with coordination of pre-authorization/benefit coverage. Assists in stocking, cleaning, and daily preparation of medical exam and procedure rooms. Verifies that all medical equipment is in working order and sterile. Taking and recording vital signs and entering into medical record system. Record history of patient including medications, allergies, past surgeries, etc. and documents complaints. Actively assists in maintaining sample closet per policies and procedures manual Abstracting of charts and medical records into the electronic medical record system. Assists Physician, PA and/or APRN during patient exams and procedures. Makes patient recalls and follow up reports. Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent, Additional college or Vocational Training preferred or Equivalent experience of 3 years CPR certification required Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer. We’ll also reward your hard work with: Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans Prescription drug coverage Flexible spending accounts Life insurance w/AD&D An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify. Paid time off Educational Assistance And much more Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Work Shift: Days Department: Mercy Health Family Medicine - Lourdes Physicians Service LLC All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Ashland, Kentucky, which is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at