Texas Health Resources Certified Medical Assistant - Internal Medicine in Bedford, Texas
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)
Great Benefits, Family-Friendly Hours
* $1,500 SIGN-ON BONUS FOR FULL TIME CMA POSITIONS *
Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours and top-notch benefits? We’re looking for qualified Certififed Medical Assistants like you to join our Texas Health family.
Work location: 1615 Hospital Parkway, Suite 103, Bedford, TX 76022
Work Department: Internal Medicine
Work hours: Full Time (40 Hour) Mon – Thurs 7:45am – 5:00pm and Friday 7:45am – 5:00pm
$1,500 sign-on bonus for eligible candidates (eligible upon hire with a signed retention agreement)
Texas Health Physicians Group (THPG) includes more than 800 physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants dedicated to providing quality, patient-safe care at more than 240 offices located throughout the DFW Metroplex. THPG members are active in group governance and serve on multiple committees and councils. Ongoing Texas Health initiatives, like the Diversity Action Council and Living the Promise, have helped to create an inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture and workplace, making THPG a great place to work.
High School Diploma or equivalent (required)
Medical Assistant experience (preferred); new grads with completed externship welcome.
CMA - Current Certified Medical Assistant (required)
ACLS or BCLS (preferred)
NCT - Non-Certified Radiologic Technician training may be required upon hire (preferred)
Ability to perform EKGs, draw blood, and administer injections as needed by assigned clinic.
Ability to effectively communicate to staff and patients.
Demonstrated knowledge of examination, diagnostic and treatment room procedures.
Thorough knowledge of the meaning and use of medical terminology and abbreviations.
Demonstrated sound judgment and composure with the ability to take appropriate action in questionable or emergency situations.
Maintains a positive, caring attitude towards patients.
Good computer skills using a medical management application.
Possesses a strong work ethic and a high level of professionalism.
Position Responsibilities Under the direction of the health care provider, the Certified Medical Assistant is responsible for the delivery of patient care that promotes the safety and wellbeing of all patients. Accurately performs preliminary physical tests such as: measuring blood pressure, recording weight, temperature, pulse and respiration and other measures as directed by established clinical protocols. In addition to the required qualifications, a successful CMA
Performs general patient care by following established standards and procedures
Greets and prepares patients for the health care provider
Obtains and records vital signs including, but not limited to: blood pressure, temperature, pulse, respiration, height, weight, drug allergies, and current medications and presenting problem
Administers ordered medications and/or vaccines via oral, injection, topical, rectal, ophthalmic, and/or inhalant administration
May be required to draw and collect blood samples from patients and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis as well as perform routine tests such as EKG’s
Schedules patients for diagnostic testing and follows up to ensure completion of testing
Documents patient plan(s) of care, tests and examination results in the medical record as directed by the provider
Communicates with patient regarding test results and plan of care by phone or mail as directed by physician
Prepares, cleans and sterilizes instruments and maintains equipment, disposing of contaminated items according to protocol. Keeps patient exam rooms stocked, clean and orderly
Escalates non-routine issues, questions and/or concerns to the practice manager or healthcare provider(s)
Ensures safety checklists/quality controls are completed as required
Provides for patient safety and protection of patient privacy rights
May work in the front office as needed, as well as perform other duties as assigned by practice manager, more senior staff, or as requested by healthcare provider(s)
Why Texas Health As a Texas Health MA you’ll enjoy top-notch benefits including 401(k) with match, paid time off, competitive health insurance choices, healthcare and dependent care spending account options, wellness programs to keep you and your family healthy, tuition reimbursement, a student loan repayment program and more.
At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture make THPG a great place to work.
Here are a few of our recent awards:
2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7th year in a row)
Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)
“America’s Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes
A “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work®
Additional perks of being a THPG Certified Medical Assistant
Gain a sense of accomplishment by contributing in a teamwork environment
Positively impact patients’ quality of life
Receive excellent mentorship, comprehensive training and dedicated clinical leadership resources
Enjoy opportunities for growth
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