Medical Assistant

Location: WK Pierremont
Department: Clinic - WK Cardiovascular Consultants
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Date Posted: 1/27/2023
Description: Willis-Knighton Health System is seeking a Medical Assistant to work in a fast-paced Cardiology clinic. The ideal candidate will need to demonstrate a strong work ethic, critical thinking and organization skills, attention to detail, flexibility, dependability, possess excellent communication skills, have a solid knowledge of computers, and have the initiative to work independently.   We have an atmosphere of teamwork that we expect to continue with all new hires as you will work closely with the physicians, managers, nursing, and clerical staff as an integral component assisting with the daily operations of our clinics.  The Medical Assistant will assist in clerical and medical assisting duties.  The job responsibilities include but are not limited to giving excellent customer service, filing, data entry, the ability to perform EKG testing, taking vitals, answering/returning phone calls, refills and scheduling of tests and procedures as ordered.  Hospital and Departmental Orientation will be provided upon completion of the hiring process as well as training on our enterprise-wide practice management system, including health records.  You will be required to work Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. 

The applicant considered for this position must be a graduate of an approved medical assistant program or have verification of documented experience in a medical office setting in patient care.  If you are interested in becoming a team member within one of the largest healthcare systems and physician networks in Louisiana, please apply here

Willis-Knighton is an equal opportunity employer and thus, manages its employment and employee relations policies, practices and benefits without regard to age, race, sex, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, veteran, or other protected status where otherwise qualified.