Title:  Medical Assistant II

Division:  Ambulatory Operations
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00pm
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $34,739 - $47,087
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  15557


Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a Medical Assistant who is proficient in delivering high level patient care in a fast-paced, dynamic ambulatory care setting. The ideal candidate will perform routine patient care responsibilities and in-suite testing procedures. In addition to clerical/administrative support in a clinical setting. The Medical Assistant will display the utmost professionalism and will work with high-touch executive and concierge patients.

Job Duties


  • Performs routine patient care responsibilities such as taking vital signs, collect specimens, and POCTs.
  • Performs comprehensive testing including routine EKG’s and TAG EKG, PFT’s. ABI’s, 6 minute walk test, CogniSense testing, and 24 hour pressure monitoring.  
  • Notes primary complaint/reason for visit. Collects patient history, performs medication reconciliation, updates vaccine status and enters information in the electronic medical record.
  • Sets up instruments and equipment for physician.
  • Assists with procedures.
  • Administers medication under direction / order of a supervising physician.
  • Instructs patients on general care and medical procedures.
  • Maintains patient and service rooms in a neat and orderly condition.
  • Schedules patient tests, procedures, and appointments.
  • Conducts patient outreach phone calls and post visit follow-ups.
  • Performs clerical/administrative responsibilities such as filing and/or scanning patient medical records, obtain lab/x-ray reports, hospital notes, and referral information. Works with insurance companies or prior-authorizations. 
  • Takes inventory of clinic supplies and orders supplies as needed.
  • Sorts and distributes clinic mail and medical records to the appropriate clinic personnel.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • 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, NHA, NAHP, NRCMA, or AMCA).
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification through American Heart Association.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior customer service skills.
  • Prior work experience with high-touch executive and concierge patients.



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.