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Title:  Medical Assistant I

Division:  Neurology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $28,147 - $35,888
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  6906

Summary

We are seeking a qualified Medical Assistant I to join our Parkinson's Group. This position will perform patient care and administrative/support responsibilities in an ambulatory setting. The member will participate as part of our PDCMDC team.

Job Duties

  • Schedule patient tests, procedures, and appointments.
  • Conduct patient outreach phone calls and post visit follow-ups.
  • Manage in-basket messages.
  • Manage and coordinates incoming patient referrals.
  • Enter orders for patient tests and obtains proper paperwork.
  • Perform clerical/administrative responsibilities such as filing and/or scanning patient medical records, obtain lab/x-ray reports, hospital notes, and referral information.
  • Take inventory of clinic supplies and order supplies as needed.
  • Perform routine patient care responsibilities such as taking vital signs.
  • Collect patient history, performs medication reconciliation and enters information in the electronic medical record. Notes the primary complaint/reason for patient's visit.
  • Set up instruments and equipment for Physician.
  • Administer medication under direction / order of a supervising Physician.
  • Instruct Patients on general care and medical procedures.
  • Maintain patient and service rooms in a neat and orderly condition.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED and completion of an approved Medical Assistant Training program through an accredited institution.
  • None required.
  • Current certification as a Medical Assistant through an accredited professional organization (AAMA, AMT, ARMA, NCCT, NAHP, NHA, NAHP, AMCA, or NRMA). New employees who are not currently certified, must obtain certification within six months of employment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Some knowledge or experience in general neurology.
  • We are looking for a team player, who is eager to join a fast pace group of providers.
  • Experience with EPIC.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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