Medical Assistant - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under general supervision, assists providers and staff members in performing clinical reaserch activities; assists with clinical and clerical duties.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of medical terminology
Interpersonal/human relations skills
Attention to details
Ability to organize/prioritize work
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to take patient’s vital statistics and perform blood draws
Ability to assist with medical examinations and procedures
Ability to operate various office and medical equipment
Ability to use an electronic health record application
Trained in Medication Administration

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent, in addition to graduation from a recognized Medical Assistant Program; supplemented with one (1) year previous medical experience (an externship at SLU may be substituted for one year experience); current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. Current certification or registration as a medical assistant is preferred.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Under supervision, recruits, screens, reviews and administers approved patient consents for clinical research studies: aids in coordination of clinical study activity: attends research investigation meetings.

Participates in research team activities; assists with the implementation of research procedures and protocols; performs clinical activity including taking vital signs and blood draws.

Reviews and maintains clinical research records/charts for clinical interventions, medication record, and patient response to questionnaires.

Under supervision, compiles and enters clinical data into research database; reviews and presents data collected for assessment; submits documentation and correspondence for compliance with research protocols.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Keyword Phrases

  • Ob/Gyn-Research Faculty
  • Medical Assistant
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Medical Center Staff
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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