Health Care Assistant
Tulane University New Orleans, LA Full-time Health Care Provider
Posted on January 15, 2023
The Health Care Assistant for the Neurosciences Covington Clinic, is a full-time position and will be responsible for performing a variety of clinical, clerical and administrative functions. Clinical duties include, but are not limited to, triaging patients, collecting medical information, recording vital signs (blood pressure, pulse and weight), assisting providers during procedures, performing routine point of care testing (cholesterol and blood glucose testing), obtaining insurance authorizations for procedures and EKG’s. Additional responsibilities will include: scheduling patient appointments, faxing/scanning documents, pre-certifying services and procedures, maintaining the stock room and the physical environment of the exam and procedure rooms. The Healthcare Assistant will serve as floater between clerical and clinical staff as needed.