Baton Rouge General Medical Assistant/Desk Nurse- BRGP-ONeal Lane in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
This position will work the front desk and also work the floor.
JOB PURPOSE OR MISSION: Assist the physician in coordinating care appropriate for the needs for the age population served, as defined in the department’s scope of service and under the direction/supervision of the physician, clinic RN and/or clinic manager
1-2 years in the clinic setting
High School Diploma or GED preferred. Completion of Medical Assistant program preferred. Current Medical Assistant certification required.
Maintains knowledge of and adherence to all applicable HIPAA regulations appropriate to Job Position including but not limited to: paper and electronic medical records without limitation, patient demographics, lab, radiology and films results, surgery/appt schedules, patient financial and 3rd party billing information, patients related complaints, information related to patient location and religious beliefs.
Maintains knowledge of and adherence to all applicable safety practices appropriate to Job Position including but not limited to: incident reporting, handles wastes, sharps and linens, PPE, exposure control plans, hand washing, environmental rounds to ensure safety, administers meds/bloods products, receives orders for patients, clinical alarms, collects blood samples for all age groups.