Certified Medical Assistant - TCP Pediatric Medical Group

 
Position: Certified Medical Assistant - TCP Pediatric Medical Group

Job ID: 157553

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: TCP PEDIATRIC MEDICAL GROUP

Talent Area: Medical Assistant

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p (M-F). Rotating Saturdays (8a - 12p)

About Texas Children's Hospital

Texas Children’s Pediatrics is the nation’s largest primary pediatric care network, with more than 300 physicians dedicated to the health care needs of infants to teenagers in over 60 locations across Texas. As part of our goal to build a community of healthy children, Texas Children's Pediatrics (TCP) provides trusted, high-quality pediatric medical services close to home. TCP offers routine childhood immunizations, well visits, sick care, and other visits to support growing children and families.   To join our community of more than 14,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org. 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 gather information, assess, and provide direct care to patients. Work collaboratively with other members of the healthcare team to render age appropriate care.


Think you’ve got what it takes?



Responsibilities :

• Assists in the collection of patient/family data that may include biophysical, psychosocial, developmental, cultural, and environmental information per practice protocol
• Provides general patient care
• Administers medication and immunizations as directed by physician per practice protocol
• Provides patient/family education as instructed by the physician or site protocol
• Performs and documents scheduled quality control, instrument maintenance and calibration procedures according to manufacturer information
• Collects specimens and performs laboratory tests
• Documents all clinical patient phone calls per the organizations recommendations
• Screens patient phone calls



Qualifications:

• High school diploma or GED required
• Graduation from a medical assisting or emergency medical technician program required
• 1-year related work experience preferred
• Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is required
• One of the following certifications is required: BLS, CCMA, CMA-AAM, CMA-C, EMT, EMT-A, EMT-B, EMT-1, EMT-P, LIC PAR, NCMA, MRCMA, RMA



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