The Medical Assistant III under generalsupervision, performs Laboratory functions and prepares patients forexaminations and procedures. Assists Physician with various procedures. May operatex-ray equipment to make routine radiographs of designated body regions orderedby Physician. May perform Laboratory functions. Essential functions of the role include:
Handle patient preparation including takingvital signs, assessing condition, performing electrocardiograms, applyingsterile dressings, assisting with pap smears and sutures, monitoring responseto treatment and medication, and documenting changes in condition.
Telephone prescription refills to Pharmacy anddocument in medical record.
Make routine x-rays of designated body regionswhile attending to patient's physical well-being and lifting patient onto andoff table.
Calculate and select proper technical factorssuch as voltage, current, exposure time, and focal distance based on patient'ssize, physical condition, and suspected pathology by using ALARA guidelines.
Check radiology equipment to ensure properworking order and notify personnel for repairs.
Process and review film to providediagnosis-related information to Physician such as positioning, range ofmotion, and degree of pain.
Maintain records and reports necessary to be incompliance with Texas Regulations for control of radiation.
May attend meetings to monitor industryregulations.
Prepare Examination Rooms with sterileinstruments.
May order Medical Laboratory supplies to ensureadequate inventory levels.
May clean and maintain Laboratory, ExaminationRoom, and other ancillary equipment.
May assist with front office duties such asscheduling, telephones, and filing.
The ideal candidate for the MedicalAssistant III role has at least 5 years of experience. Thecandidate must hold a BLS certification, and have a High School Diploma/GEDequivalent. Certified Medical Assistant ispreferred for the role.
Location/Facility- Neurology Associates of McKinney
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Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
5+years experience required
BasicLife Support (BLS) required
H.S.Diploma/GED Equivalent required
Internal Number: 19009925
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!