Texas Health Resources CMA/Certified Medical Assistant- Hickory Creek TX in Lake Cities Medical Center 3600 FM 2181 Hickory Creek TX 75065, Texas

Job Description

Texas Health Physicians Group seeks to hire a Certified Medical Assistant to work Full Time at Lake cities Medical Center in Hickory Creek TX.

The schedule is Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm and rotating Saturdays

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 well being 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.

Location

Lake Cities Medical Center 3600

2181 Hickory Creek 75065

Job Responsibilities:

• 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

Compensation is based on years of experience

Minimum Salary- $13.67/hr

Maximum Salary- $19.99/hr

Qualifications

The candidate will possess the following:

Education:

*High School Diploma or Equivalent is required

Experience:

6 month of medical assisting experience is strongly preferred

Certifications:

*Current Medical Assistant Certification is required

*ACLS or BLS is preferred

*Non-Certified Radiologic Technician training may be required

Skills:

• 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.

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.