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Title:  Medical Assistant II

Division:  Surgery
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
Work Location:  Sugar Land, TX
Salary Range:  $30,962 - $35,220
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  7274

Summary

The Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a competent level Medical Assistant who is proficient in delivering patient care in the ambulatory care setting. The Medical Assistant performs patient care responsibilities and provides clerical/administrative support in a clinical setting and guidance to entry-level medical assistants. The successful candidate will join a team of Endocrine Surgeons and GI providers at CHI Baylor St. Luke’s – Sugar Land Hospital.

Job Duties

  • Performs routine patient care responsibilities such as taking vital signs, venipuncture (blood draws), collect specimens, EKGs/ECGs, and POCTs.
  • Collects patient history, performs medication reconciliation and enters information in the electronic medical record.
  • 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 / 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.
  • 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 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 is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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