Title:  Medical Assistant II

Division:  Family and Community Medicine
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
Work Location:  Kirby Office, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $30,962 to $38,703
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  1499
Job Purpose

The Department of Family and Community Medicine is looking for a Medical Assistant II to join the Baylor Family Medicine clinics. Performs patient care responsibilities and provides clerical/administrative support in a clinical setting.

Job Responsibilities

•    Performs routine patient care responsibilities such as taking vital signs, 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 route 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 order supplies as needed.
•    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.
    • Required: Two years of relevant experience.
    • Required: Current certification as a Medical Assistant through an accredited professional organization (CMA, RMA, NCMA or CCMA).

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.