Title:  Medical Assistant II

Division:  Medicine
Schedule:  Monday- Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $34,739 - $46,984
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  13101

Summary

Baylor College of Medicine department of General Internal Medicine (GIM) is seeking a Medical Assistant II to be a part of the GIM group. The ideal candidate primarily MAII perform routine patient care, i.e. rooming/vitals) and schedule for GIM providers. The Medical Assistant will assist in the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of the physician. The candidate must possess a proactive, team-oriented attitude.

Job Duties

  • Performs routine patient care responsibilities ex. rooming and vital signs.
  • Documents the primary complaint/reason for the visit.
  • Collects patient social history, enter/reconcile medications into patient's chart, and update patient's pharmacy.
  • Fulfills clerical responsibilities, which may include: scans patient medical records; obtains outside labs/x-ray reports, hospital notes, referral information; completing forms/requisitions as needed during the visit. 
  • Performs clinic procedures for example point of care influenza, Strep, pregnancy, and HemoglobinA1c test, urine dipstick, 12-Lead EKG, Ear irrigation, administer immunizations/medications (Intramuscular injections), provide nebulizer treatment, set up Pap Smear tray, assist provider with wound care, and, PPD placement.
  • Maintains refrigerator temperature log.
  • Stocks exam rooms with needed supplies and forms. Make a list of clinic supplies, immunization, and medication needed before using the last stock. 
  • Handles patient calls, refill requests, refill responses, MyChart refill requests, patient MyChart messages, Result notes, Staff messages and, letters.
  • Works with providers on extended clinic hours and assign to cover clinic during lunchtime.
  • Transports patient's to the Emergency Center when it's needed.
  • Gives handover report to staff when leaving early for the day. 

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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