Medical Assistant II - Pediatrics

 
Position: Medical Assistant II - Pediatrics

Job ID: 154042

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: TCHPC - GREENSPOINT PEDIATRICS

Talent Area: Medical Assistant

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: (4) 10-hour shifts/week - 7-5p or 9-7p rotating

About Texas Children's Hospital

Founded in 1996, Texas Children’s Health Plan is the nation's first health maintenance organization (HMO) created just for children. We provide STAR/Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to pregnant women, teens, children and adults in Houston and surrounding areas. Currently, the Health Plan has more than 375,000 members who receive care from our network of more than 1,100 primary care physicians, 3,200 specialists, and 70 hospitals. Texas Children's Health Plan is also the largest combined STAR/CHIP Managed Care Organization in the Harris County service area.   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 Certified Medical Assistant -- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will provide patient care and excellent customer service in the ambulatory setting. You will also assist in the coordination of flow and provider schedules to effectively manage patient care.

 

Think you’ve got what it takes?



Responsibilities :

  • Demonstrates positive and effective interpersonal skills, communication, and customer service skills
  • Collaborates with clinical staff to ensure efficient patient flow
  • Provides high quality, cost-effective patient care in collaboration with clinicians and in conjunction with the patient/family
  • Collects specimens and performs laboratory tests
  • Completes check out for patients and families
  • Facilitates patient flow as the scheduling master for the clinic
  • Supports quality and safety aspects of center operations


Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • 2 years’ clinical patient care experience required
  • BLS certification from the American Heart Association required
  • EMT, EMT-A, EMT-B EMT-I, EMT-P or LIC PAR from the Texas Department of State Health Services required
  • NRCMA from the National Association of Health Professionals required
  • RMA from the American Association of Medical Personnel, American Allied Health, American Medical Technologists, or American Registry of Medical Assistants required
  • CCMA certification from the National Healthcare Association required
  • CMA-AAM certification from the American Association of Medical Assistants required
  • CMA-C certification from the American Medical Certification Association required
  • Pediatric experience preferred
  • Bilingual English and Spanish preferred 


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