Medical Assistant II



Summary

The Department of Surgery, Vascular Surgery section is seeking a qualified Medical Assistant II. This position will perform patient care and administrative/support responsibilities in an ambulatory setting under the direct supervision of the APP clinical lead.

Job Duties
  • Manages in-basket messages and ensures that they are answered within 24 hours.
  • Collects patient history and vitals and inputs into EPIC EMR.
  • Notes the primary complaint/reason for patient’s visit.
  • Sets up instruments and equipment for Physician.
  • Acts as liaison between physician and patient by relaying pertinent information about test results and clinic visits.
  • Maintains patient and service rooms in a neat and orderly condition.
  • Schedules patient tests, procedures, and appointments in EPIC EMR and hospital EMR.
  • Performs clerical/administrative responsibilities such as filing and/or scanning patient medical records, obtain lab/x-ray reports, hospital notes, and referral information.
  • Responsible for taking clinic inventory and completing.
  • Sorts and distributes clinic mail and medical records to the appropriate clinic personnel.


Minimum Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED and completion of a Medical Assistant Training program through an accredited institution.
  • Two years of relevant experience.
  • Current certification as a Medical Assistant through an accredited professional organization (AAMA, AMT, ARMA, NCCT, NAHP, NHA, NAHP, AMCA, or NRMA).


Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in a vascular or podiatry practice.
  • Bilingual English and Spanish speaker.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

5839

CA; CH

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