CHRISTUS Physician Group is looking to hire the Best and the Brightest. Voted as one of the Top 50 Best and Brightest Companies to work for, CHRISTUS Physician Group is where you want to be.
The Medical Assistant is an important member of the Physician Practice and assists in the delivery of primary health care and patient care management.
Performs selected clinical and administrative duties to support Provider and office operations.
Prepares patients for examination and treatment.
Prepares exam and treatment rooms with necessary instruments.
Assists Provider in preparing for minor surgeries or physicals.
Screens telephone calls for referral to Provider, nurse, or referral specialist as indicated.
Maintains quality control standards (HIPAA/OSHA).
Performs all other related duties as assigned.
Certified or Registered Medical Assistant
Graduate from accredited program for Medical Assistants
High School diploma or GED.
Current BLS Certification.
Previous experience working in clinic or office setting preferred.
Working knowledge of medical terminology, ICD-9 and CPT coding
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.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.