Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System Medical Asst 2- OLOL Physician Group (Women's Wellness) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
The Medical Assistant assists in examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician. Interviews patients, obtains vital signs (i.e., pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height), and records information on patients' charts. May serve as a preceptor for clinical staff. May be required to draw and collect blood samples from patients and prepare specimens or swabs obtained for laboratory analysis. Coordinates patient flow, schedules appointments, procedures, tests and referrals. May triage phone calls, "call-in" non-narcotic prescriptions as per provider's direction and frequently communications with patients and their families. Serves as the subject matter expert for the electronic medical record documentation and clinical processes. Works under close supervision of the physician and clinic manager.
Education High School Diploma or equivalent and Graduate of an accredited medical assistant program, or 2 years additional medical assistant experience in lieu of education
Experience 3 years experience as a medical assistant
Licensure/Certification BLS Certification