Medical Assistant - MDA UTMB Galveston
Company: MD Anderson Cancer Center
Posted on: June 9, 2021
MD Anderson is seeking a Medical Assistant for its MDA-UTMB
Galveston location. SUMMARY The primary purpose of the Medical
Assistant position is to provide patient care and customer service
assistance to the ambulatory care patient as delegated and support
daily operations of the center. Shift: 8am-5pm Monday-Friday KEY
FUNCTIONS Assists with patient examinations, treatments and
procedures. Prepares / stocks rooms and escorts patients to rooms.
Obtains vital signs and prepares patients for physician's care.
Documents in the medical record patient care entries and completed
lab work. Reviews and sorts incoming lab results and forwards
reports for review. Collects laboratory specimens and performs
waived laboratory testing (such as finger stick glucose and EKG
tests). Provides transportation of patients for discharge or
transfer to other areas in the hospital. Must position, lift and
move patients as needed. Cleans, stores, prepares and coordinates
maintenance of medical equipment. Maintains inventories of
laboratory and medical supplies. Processes all required paperwork.
Instructs patients as to test preparations according to planned
procedure. EDUCATION Required: High school diploma or equivalent.
Preferred: Graduate of an approved Medical Assistant program or US
Military medical services training program. EXPERIENCE Required:
One year of medical assistant experience. With preferred degree, no
experience is required. Preferred: Two years of medical assistant
experience; preferably in a clinic setting. It is the policy of The
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal
employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion,
age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender
identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic
information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy
or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is
required by law.
Additional Information Requisition ID: 137915 Employment Status:
Full-Time Employee Status: Regular FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for
overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor
Standards Act (FLSA) Work Week: Days Fund Type: Hard Pivotal
Position: No Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 33,200 Midpoint
Salary: US Dollar (USD) 41,500 Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD)
49,800 Science Jobs: No
Keywords: MD Anderson Cancer Center, Galveston , Medical Assistant - MDA UTMB Galveston, Other , Galveston, Texas
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