UT Health Medical Assistant II in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
Medical Assistant II
Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
Healthcare Support Services
UTHealth School of Nursing
Requisition #: 1700019A
Provides trained paramedical support in administering health care services.
Location: Texas Medical Center
Dept.: SON - UT Health Services
Position Key Accountabilities:
Seeking a Medical Assistant II in our Department of UT Health Services, located at our UTHealth Medical Center Tower.
Directs the patient to the examination room. Conducts the initial screening of occupational medicine patients which involves audiometric testing, keystone machine eye testing, electrocardiogram testing, vital signs, height and weight, spyrometer testing, and preparation of reporting forms. Reviews patient health history through a personal interview with the patient. Assists physicians with examinations. Schedules patient appoints and tests. Performs triage to determine patient needs. Orders and stocks needed clinic supplies. Maintains and schedules repair of diagnostic testing equipment. Relieves, as needed, the reception area. Responds to emergency situations. Performs other duties as assigned.
Use and care of standard clinic equipment.
Basic Life Support (BLS) certified
High school diploma or equivalent
Completion of an approved Medical Assistant training program
Certification (CMA, RMA, CCMA, NCMA) preferred
One year of related experience
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)
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