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Medical Assistant

Ortho Sport and Spine Physicians
Saint Louis, MO
  • Expired: May 06, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.

Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians is a nationally recognized center of excellence in orthopedic sports medicine, orthopedic spine surgery, and interventional spine treatments. We have locations throughout the United States that specialize in providing state-of-the-art, minimally invasive treatments for complex neck and spine problems as well as sports-related injuries and conditions. Job Summary: The Medical Assistant professional is responsible for assisting practitioners in providing care to their patients.

The duties of the Medical Assistant includes, but is not limited to, recording and updating medical histories and contact information in patient files, scheduling patient appointments and performing standard care procedures like drawing blood, checking vitals or collecting lab samples. Duties and Responsibilities: Receive and direct phone calls, schedule appointments, check-in patients, obtain necessary patient information to file, update patient records, and ensure all forms and consents are completed by patients Check-out patients, assist with referral processing, and arrange laboratory services Prepare patients for examination, take vitals, and record patients' health history Effectively and accurately explain treatment procedures, medications and/or physicians’ instructions to patients Prepare equipment and examination rooms, and clean instruments Assist the practitioner with medical treatments, procedures, and exams Manage inventory of medical supplies and equip exam rooms with appropriate supplies Qualifications: High school diploma or GED required Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant program required; Medical Assistant Certification or Registered Medical Assistant strongly preferred Excellent interpersonal skills Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with patients and other external parties in a professional, courteous and friendly manner at all times Must be detail-oriented and highly organized Firm grasp on medical practices, administrative processes, and organizational policies Knowledge of patient care and examination procedures Must be able to maintain confidentiality at all times Bilingual (Spanish/English) strongly preferred Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job responsibilities.

Pay: From $19.00 per hour While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit for extended periods of time; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, bend, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Repetitive motion of upper body required for extended use of computer.

Required specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Ortho Sport and Spine Physicians is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status, military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law. .

Ortho Sport and Spine Physicians


Saint Louis, MO