Experienced Clinical Medical Assistant
A Family Medicine Clinic is seeking experienced clinical medical assistants who are dependable and customer oriented individuals to work in a busy, fast paced physician office. The applicant must have clinical and extensive prior authorization experience and a friendly disposition and good patient rapport.
Responsibilities include patient check-in/check-out, rooming patients, taking vital signs, entering data into the EHR, providing test orders, speaking politely with patients in the office and over the phone and with insurance plans regarding authorizations. The applicant will also be responsible for drawing blood, tagging each sample and then working closely with the lab to make sure that the proper samples are delivered for each patient.
Other duties include acting as liaison between clinic to effectively coordinate scheduling of appointments, referrals, reviewing scanned orders, tests and procedures. Professional & responsive communication with physicians, patients, and clinical staff is a must. Experienced with computerized scheduling is preferred.
- High school graduate and some college experience
- 2-4 years of experience in related healthcare field
- Basic computer skills required
- Medical Assistant certification preferred
- CPR certification preferred or obtain no later than 30 days of hire
Location/Region: New Orleans East and/or Westbank