Medical Assistant - Abdominal Transplant Job

Full Job Title: Medical Assistant Abdominal Transplant Clinic

Job Number: 17012578

Facility: SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital

Location: St. Louis, MO

Schedule: Full Time, Days

Hours: 8:00AM-4:30PM


SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital

Transplant Clinic - Medical Assistant

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.


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.

SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Learn More »

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