Catholic Health Initiatives Medical Assistant - Jasper clinic (full-time days) in LUFKIN, Texas
Medical Assistant - Jasper clinic (full-time days)
Performs front and back office duties to deliver quality patient care, including providing direct patient care under the direction of a physician, providing care coordination through scheduling, charge capture, supply management, and equipment maintenance, and providing outstanding customer service to patients, physicians, Health System staff, and other professionals.
Prepares patient for examination
Note brief history of reason for visit in patient’s chart
Assist the clinical staff in completing examination and procedures as instructed
Completely fill out lab slips and other forms, when necessary
Follow universal precautions to protect self and patients
6.Assist the medical staff in patient education
7.Under the direction of the nurse or provider in charge, take responsibility of medical supplies and cleaning of the medical instruments and equipment
8.Obtain laboratory samples and complete paper work as ordered by the provider
High School Diploma/GED – Required.
Completion of medical assistant training program – Preferred.
Certified Medical Assistant from a nationally recognized program – OR -
Certified Emergency Medical Technician from a nationally recognized program is also acceptable.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Equipment skills: Blood glucose monitor; non-invasive blood pressure; wheelchair; centrifuge; thermometer – tympanic and oral; pulse oximeter; computer
- Zero (0) to Two (2) years of relevant experience
Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health
Primary Location TEXAS-LUFKIN-MEMORIAL HLTH SYS LUFKIN
Daily Schedule Days
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 1800001063
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.