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Title:  Medical Assistant II/Occupational Health/Employee Health

Division:  Ambulatory Operations
Schedule:  Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $30,962 -$39,477
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  6827

Summary

This position is in the Occupational Health Program and provides health services to employees and students of BCM. Experience and comfort with this population are helpful. Experience with vaccinations and TB testing are desired. The position entails understanding the different work environments across campus to help provide appropriate health services at the time of service. The work is supported with a medical database and good IT skills are needed. The individual in this position will manage and compile medical data to support clinic reporting and record-keeping. Duties include providing vaccination, responding to clinic requests and scheduling. The MA works is part of the clinic team to ensure prompt and appropriate care is provide to our clinic population. This position is outpatient only, but does provide services on different parts of the campus at times.

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.
  • Assist with procedures as needed.
  • Administer 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 order supplies as needed.
  • Sorts and distributes clinic mail and medical records to the appropriate clinic personnel.
  • Other duties as assigned.

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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