Texas Health Resources Lead Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) – Family Care in Mesquite, Texas
Lead Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) – Family Care
* $1,500 SIGN-ON BONUS FOR FULL TIME CMA LEAD POSITIONS *
Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours and top-notch benefits? We’re looking for qualified Certified Medical Assistant Leads like you to join our Texas Health family.
Work location: 1519 N. Town East Blvd., Mesquite, TX 75150
Work environment: Family Care
Work hours: Full-time, 40 hours weekly, Monday thru Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm
$1,500 sign-on bonus for eligible CMAs (eligible upon hire with a signed retention agreement)
Texas Health Physicians Group (THPG) is a not-for-profit physician organization with more than 250 locations and 800 physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants dedicated to providing quality care in clinics and medical offices throughout North Texas.
High School Diploma or equivalent (required)
4 years Medical Assistant experience (required)
CMA - Certified Medical Assistant Upon Hire (required)
ACLS or BCLS Upon Hire (preferred)
NCT - Non-Certified Radiologic Technician training Upon Hire (may be required)
Medication Aide certification may be required Upon Hire (preferred)
Position Responsibilities THPG Certified Medical Assistant Lead directs and guides back office staff in monitoring and expediting workflow. Handles medical supply inventory, orders, and cost control. Performs general patient care by following established standards and procedures. Greets and prepares patients for the health care provider. Obtains and records vital signs and other appropriate information, such as height, weight, drug allergies, current medications and presenting problem. Administers ordered medications via oral, topical, rectal, ophthalmic, and/or inhalant administration. Administers vaccines via oral, topical, injection and/or nasal administration. May be required to draw and collect blood samples from patients and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis. Schedules patients for diagnostic testing and follows up to ensure completion of testing. Prepares, cleans and sterilizes instruments and maintains equipment, disposing of contaminated items according to protocol. Keeps patient exam rooms clean and orderly. Communicates with patients regarding test results and plan of care by phone or mail as directed by physician. Formulates and documents patient care plans, charts, tests and examination results in the medical record. Escalates non-routine issues to the Practice Manager or physician. Works with the Healthcare Provider to facilitate training of new hires and other training initiatives. 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).
In addition to the required qualifications, a successful CMA Lead will
have the ability to accurately perform EKGs, draw blood and administer injections as needed by assigned clinic
have the to effectively communicate to staff and patients
demonstrate knowledge of examination, diagnostic and treatment room procedures
thorough knowledge of the meaning and use of medical terminology and abbreviations
demonstrate sound judgment and composure with the ability to take appropriate action in questionable or emergency situations
demonstrated attitude of respect and compassion towards patients, family members and all members of the healthcare team
good computer skills using a medical management application
Why Texas Health As a Texas Health CMA Lead 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 Lead
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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