Medical Assistant

Location: WK Pierremont
Department: Clinic - WK Internal Medicine Specialists
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Date Posted: 5/24/2023

Willis-Knighton Health System is seeking a Medical Assistant.  The Medical Assistant will provide nursing care to patients in the physician office under the supervision of the Clinic Physician. The job responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: assessing the health status of patients and collaborating with the nursing staff and physician to establish care procedures; contributing to the planning of appropriate nursing interventions; administering treatments in accordance with department policies and procedures; administering medications to patients under the direct supervision and allocation of the respective clinic physician/provider; documenting patient assessment with objective and subjective symptoms utilizing appropriate clinical method and records; and providing educational needs and assisting in scheduling referral appointments and procedures as needed.  The applicant considered for this position must be a high school graduate and must be a graduate of an approved medical assistant program. A national certification and 2 years of experience is preferred. Please submit your application here to join the team!

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.