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Title:  Medical Assistant II - Gastroenterology

Division:  Medicine
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $39,520 - $43,500
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  11448

Summary

Baylor College of Medicine's section of Gastroenterology & Hepatology is seeking an enthusiastic, hardworking, and reliable Medical Assistant II to be a part of the IBD group to support our clinicians by providing services to patients. The candidate will have primarily MAII responsibilities (performing routine patient care i.e. rooming/vitals) and limited procedure scheduling for IBD providers. This position will assist in the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of the physician.

 

The candidate must possess a proactive, team-oriented attitude. It is the responsibility of this position to contribute to a patient centric and customer focused environment where the needs of the patients come first. 

 

Job Duties

  • Performs routine patient care responsibilities such as rooming patients and taking vital signs.
  • Notes the primary complaint/reason for visit.
  • Collects patient histories and enter medications into medical record. 
  • Maintains patient and services rooms in a neat and orderly condition. 
  • Fulfills clerical responsibilities as assigned, which may include: scanning patient medical records; obtaining lab/x-ray reports, hospital notes, referral information, and completing forms/requisitions as needed. 
  • Schedules & preps colonoscopy/EGD for when patient is in clinic for specific provider assigned.
  • Reviews patients’ medications list and identifies any medications which require attention or medications that need to be stopped before a procedure.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED and completion of a Medical Assistant Training program through an accredited institution.
  • Two years of relevant experience.
  • Current certification as a Medical Assistant through an accredited professional organization (AAMA, AMT, ARMA, NCCT, NAHP, NHA, NAHP, AMCA, or NRMA).

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.

 

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

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