Title:  Medical Assistant II

Division:  Family and Community Medicine
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
Work Location:  River Oaks Clinic, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $30,962 - $36,135
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  1425
Job Purpose

Come join our thriving clinical practice in a great location with free employee parking! 

 

The Department of Family and Community Medicine is looking for a Medical Assistant II to join the Baylor Family Medicine Clinic at the River Oaks location.

 

Performs patient care responsibilities and provides clerical/administrative support in a clinical setting. Competent level Medical Assistant who is proficient in delivering patient care in the ambulatory care setting. Provides guidance to entry level Medical Assistants.

Job Responsibilities
  • Performs routine patient care responsibilities such as taking vital signs, venipuncture (blood draws), collect specimens, EKGs/ECGs, and laboratory Point of Care Testing.
  • Collects patient history, performs medication reconciliation and enters information in EPIC.
  • Notes the primary complaint/reason for patient's visit.
  • Sets up instruments and equipment for physician.
  • Assists with procedures as needed.
  • Administers medication under direction of a supervising physician.
  • Instructs patients on general care and medicine 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.
  • Responds to routine patient phone calls and My Chart messages and routes to RN, ACP or MD as needed.
  • Performs clerical/administrative responsibilities such as filing and/or scanning patient medical records, obtain lab/x-ray reports, hospital notes, and referral information.
  • Takes inventory of clinic supplies and orders supplies as needed.
  • Sorts and distributes clinic mail and medical records to the appropriate clinic personnel.
  • Provides guidance to entry level Medical Assistants.
Minimum Qualifications
Education:
  • Required: High school diploma or GED and completion of a Medical Assistant Training program through an accredited institution.
Experience:
  • Required: Two years of relevant experience.
Certification/Licenses/
Registration:
  • Required: Current certification as a Medical Assistant through an accredited professional organization (CMA, RMA, NCMA or CCMA).
Other

Physical Risks: Potential exposures to blood borne pathogens (blood and/or other potentially infectious materials), drugs, chemicals, radiation, and physical hazards found in patient clinics, hospitals and/or laboratory work environments and in working directly with patients and other employees. Initial Blood borne Pathogens Training is required, and a Blood borne Pathogens Refresher Training must be taken annually.

 

 

 

 

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

 1425

CA