Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
We don't believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
At Mercy, you'll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We're a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow. Assists with all aspects of patient care as directed by office manager or, nurses and physicians. Ensures appropriate communication and documentation in Epic. Assists with general clerical duties as needed.
Escorts patients to exam rooms, taking vital signs and histories as directed and accurately documenting in Epic.
Assists physician/nurse with medical procedures as directed.
Performs patient testing, administers medication as directed.
Maintains examination rooms and instruments appropriately.
Ensures appropriate communication, including scheduling, refilling prescriptions and processing messages. Calls patients with lab, test results. Phone triage.
Scans medical records and test results accurately into Epic in a timely manner.
Proficient in electronic media record use (Epicare, Calence, Prelude).
Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Because you're committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That's why you'll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:
We are committed to helping you grow within Mercy through our Medical Assistant career ladder program. Below are the requirements that will guide you through your Medical Assistant career with Mercy.
Medical Assistant I
High school diploma or equivalent. Graduate from an accredited Medical Assistant program
or at least one year of applicable patient care experience
Medical Assistant II
High school diploma or equivalent. Graduate from an accredited Medical Assistant program preferred and/or at least 1 year of experience working as a Medical Assistant
Medical Assistant III
High school diploma or equivalent. Graduate from an accredited Medical Assistant program and 3 years of experience
Certification/Registration is required (RMA or CMA)
We'll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a \"\"top 100 places to work.\"\" We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We're proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply. Medical Assistant, Clinic #CBE
Transforming the Health of Our Communities.
Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2017 by Truven, an IBM Watson Health company, serves millions annually. Mercy includes 43 acute care and specialty (heart, children s, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, more than 700 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 40,000 co-workers and more than 2,000 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.
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