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Put Your Compassion to Work

Thank you for your interest in a career with St. Clair Medical Services. Medical Assistants and Licensed Practical Nurses play an extremely important role at our physician practices.

We offer a collaborative approach, in which our staff work directly with physicians and medical providers to deliver the best possible care to our patients. As part of the caring culture, you will also receive perks such as paid time off, free parking, daylight shifts and paid holidays.

“The doctors and managers work around our personal lives and realize we have families and lives outside the office. They treat us like a whole person and not just employees – like one big family.”    –Talaya

“We all work very well together. I felt welcome here from the very beginning. They take your education and training into consideration. The doctors are nice and extremely supportive”   –Shaian

“I’ve been with SCMS for over 10 years.  I chose this profession and this company for job security and for a satisfying career.  I am a people-person and I just love helping others.  This job allows you to get to know your patients and I love that part of it.”    –Peggy

Job Descriptions:

Medical Assistant

Minimum Qualifications

  1. High school graduate or equivalent.
  2. Completion of one of the following:
    • Graduate of a recognized Medical Assistant program.
    • Graduate of a recognized Practical or Registered Nursing program.
    • Current enrollment in a recognized Medical Assistant program and Certification as a Medical Assistant.
    • Two years of direct patient care experience in an ambulatory care or hospital setting.
    • Two years of work experience in an ambulatory care or hospital setting and completion of a healthcare related educational training program.
  3. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
  4. Knowledge of medical terminology.
  5. Ability to operate various office and medical equipment.
  6. Fundamental understanding of personal computers and familiarity with the Windows operating system.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Certification as a Medical Assistant.
  2. One year experience performing phlebotomy and EKGs.

Essential Functions

  1. Exemplifies St. Clair Hospital’s Customer Service Behavioral Expectations in all interactions.  Treats customers with respect, compassion, and hospitality; anticipates, identifies, and responds to individual needs; makes a positive first impression by acknowledging customers; and demonstrates flexibility while maintaining priorities.
  2. Prepares and organizes exam rooms; inspects exam rooms for cleanliness and equipment condition; maintains sample medication closet; stocks and maintains rooms with adequate supplies.
  3. Checks patients’ medical records for pertinent data; reviews and maintains current patient information/demographic data.
  4. Greets and escorts patients to exam rooms; prepares for visits by physician and/or extender by obtaining initial information and vital signs; assists with exams, tests, and special procedures as directed.
  5. Screens telephone calls in order to provide the most effective patient care.
  6. Performs other duties as assigned.

Licensed Practical Nurse

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Graduate of a recognized Practical Nursing program.
  2. Current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania OR current temporary licensure to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, with successful completion of NLCLEX – LPN within 60 days of hire.
  3. Completion of one of the following:
    • One year of prior experience working as an LPN.
    • One year of prior work experience involving direct patient care.
  4. Highly effective communication skills.
  5. Ability to navigate electronic medical records and web based applications.
  6. Valid driver’s license, motor vehicle insurance, and access to reliable transportation.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Physician Practice nursing experience preferred, but not required.

Essential Functions

  1. Exemplifies St. Clair Hospital’s Customer Service Behavioral Expectations in all interactions.  Treats customers with respect, compassion, and hospitality; anticipates, identifies, and responds to individual needs; makes a positive first impression by acknowledging customers; and demonstrates flexibility while maintaining priorities.
  2. Participates in assigned quality initiatives by following gaps closely and assisting the provider by placing orders prior to the visit in an effort to capture past due diagnostic testing and labs.
  3. Functions as a medical assistant by preparing the patient for the exam, documenting vital signs, updating medications, assist with exams, tests and special procedures as assigned.
  4. Participate in working the MA desktop in the EMR following Practice protocols and proper documentation and follow-up on all entries.
  5. Assist with ED follow-up calls when available and as assigned by the office manager.
  6. Assist with development of guidelines for prioritizing work activities, evaluating effectiveness, and modifying activities as necessary.
  7. Supports and upholds established policies, procedures, objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection control, and codes and requirements of accreditation and regulatory agencies.

“MAs and LPNs are a vital part of our patient care. We lean on their intimate knowledge of the patients and their families and rely on their close communication with them.”   –Antonio Riccelli, M.D.