Medical Asst Urgent Care - Kingwood

 
Position: Medical Asst Urgent Care - Kingwood

Job ID: 152929

Location: US-TX-Kingwood

Department: TC URGENT CARE - KINGWOOD

Talent Area: Medical Assistant

Full/Part Time: Per Diem

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 4:30p -11p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Texas Children’s Urgent Care offers high-quality, efficient and affordable after-hours patient care in  nine convenient community locations across the greater Houston area. Texas Children’s Urgent Care has also expanded to serve the children and families of Austin, Texas, with its first community location in South Austin. Staffed by board-certified pediatricians who have privileges at Texas Children’s Hospital, our Urgent Care team can diagnose and treat a wide variety of common pediatric ailments, illnesses and conditions, including: asthma, strep throat, fever, minor burns, influenza, ear infections, allergic reactions and more. We also provide procedures such as antibiotic injections, breathing treatments, fracture care and splinting, IV (intravenous) fluids, lab services, laceration repair and x-rays on-site.   To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Summary:

We are searching for a Medical Assistant for our Kingwood Urgent Care — someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you'll gather information, assess and provide direct care to patients. This role works collaboratively with other members of the health care team to render age-appropriate care

 

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Responsibilities :

Job Duties & Responsibilities

HOU123

  • Assists in the collection of patient/family data that may include biophysical, psychosocial, developmental, cultural, and environmental information per practice protocol
  • Assists the provider, as directed, during treatments, exams, and testing as directed by the provider and within the scope of practice
  • Administers medication and immunizations as directed by the provider per practice protocol
  • Supports patient/families in self-management of their health through assisting with education
  • Identifies and documents network providers for appropriate referral
  • Collects and processes specimens according to the manufacturer’s instructions and using proper technique
  • Demonstrates the creating SMILES and AIDET philosophies to patients, families, and co-workers


Qualifications:

Skills & Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Graduation from a medical assistant or emergency medical technician program
  • BLS -Basic Life Support Certification from the American Heart Association
  • 1 year of related work experience


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