Certified Medical Assistant - Clinic
Assists physicians with direct patient care. Prepares patients and assists physician with minor surgical procedures. Takes vitals, blood pressure, pulse, and temperature. Maintains inventory of supplies, sterilizes instruments and equipment. May complete lab tests and/or x-rays with the scope of CMA credentials.
Current state license to practice nursing.
Graduate from accredited school of practical nursing or vocation nursing.
Previous experience working in clinic or office setting preferred.
Current BLS Certification.
Working knowledge of medical terminology, ICD-9 and CPT coding
Must have understanding of documentation standards.
IV certification preferred.
CHRISTUS Physician Group focuses on delivering excellent healthcare in a service-focused, compassionate environment. As a part of CHRISTUS Health, a multi-state, not-for-profit healthcare system, we possess important alliances and the necessary financial strength to succeed in today's dynamic healthcare delivery marketplace. Our strength also comes from a deeply-entrenched management philosophy unique to the CHRISTUS Physician Group, one which works on a platform of respect for physician leadership and genuine partnership, a combination requiring integrity and open communication every step of the way. We encourage our Associates, physicians and other healthcare providers to take an active role in addressing the issues which affect patient care in today's complicated healthcare market.