Texas Health Resources MA/Medical Assistant- Dallas TX in Trinity Marsh Medical Clinic 3427 Trinity Marsh Road Dallas TX 75287, Texas

Job Description

Texas Health Physicians Group seeks to hire a Medical Assistant to work Full Time at Trinity Marsh Medical Clinic in Dallas, TX.

The schedule is Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9:00am - 6:00pm. Tuesday's 10:00am -7:00pm. Saturday 9:00am - 1:00pm PRN

Location

Trinity Marsh Medical Clinic

3427 Trinity Marsh Rd. Dallas TX 75287

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.

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 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.

• Perform other duties as assigned by practice manager, more senior staff, or as requested by healthcare provider(s).

Salary Based on years of experience as MA

Minimum salary-$13.02/hr

Maximum salary-$19.04/hr

Qualifications

The ideal candidate possess the following:

Education:

*High School Diploma or Equivalent required.

Graduate of Accredited Medical Assistant program within 30 days of hire is required

OR

5 years of Medical Assistant experience in a physician's office in lieu of Medical Assistant Program is required

Experience:

1 Year of medical assisting experience within Pediatrics is strongly preferred

Certifications:

*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.