Medical Assistant Job In Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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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, RN and/or department staff members.EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
One-year experience preferred. High School Diploma or GED preferred.
Maintains knowledge of and adherence to all applicable HIPAA regulations appropriate to Job Position including but not limited to: Medical records without limitation bother paper and electronic, patient demographics, lab and radiology results, surgery/appointment schedules, medical records related to quality/data, patient financial and 3rd party billing information, patients related complaints, information related to patient location, patients’ religious beliefs and/or research information.
Maintains knowledge of and adherence to all applicable safety practices appropriate to Job Position including but not limited to: Incident reporting, handling of wastes, sharps and linens, PPE, exposure control plan, hand washing, environment of care, patient identification, administers medications, receives orders for patients, monitors clinical alarms, and collects blood samples.
After more than 115 years, we’ve come to appreciate what makes Baton Rouge special. Through historic changes in medicine, extraordinary developments in equipment and technology, and momentous shifts in demographics and community needs, Baton Rouge General has been a part of our community’s landscape for generations.
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With 588 licensed beds between two campuses, Baton Rouge General offers care from the neonatal intensive care unit to hospice. From our acclaimed Regional Burn Center, to our award-winning cancer program and heart services, our experienced team of professionals is here to get you healthier.