Jennifer Fruge has accepted the position of Director of Physician Group Operations at Beauregard Health System in DeRidder, Louisiana. She brings over 20 years of experience in clinic operations to the position.
Fruge, a native of DeRidder, attended McNeese State University and Northwestern State University before beginning her career in the medical field, where she worked in various physician clinics in our community for five years before becoming an Office Manager in 2005. During that time, she also completed training to become a registered Phlebotomist, Medical Assistant and Lab Assistant.
In 2016, Fruge joined the Beauregard Health System team as the Office Manager for Beauregard Family Medical Center and the Walk-In Clinic. Since then, she has also served as the Office Manager for Beauregard Medical and Surgical Center and as the Rural Health Clinic (RHC) Compliance Manager.
Fruge is a member of the American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians and is certified in advanced coding, billing and reimbursement for physician practices.