The Medical Assistant I performs various patient care duties and prepares patient for examinations and procedures. The Medical Assistant I may assist in cleaning exam rooms and equipment, documentation, laboratory functions, ordering medical supplies, and/or providing other services under supervision of Physician and/or technician.
Prepare patient for examination by assessing condition, taking vital signs, and/or documenting medical record.
May assist Physician and/or technician with procedure(s).
May monitor response to treatment and medication.
Document patient results.
Administer medication and/or injections. May setup IV if necessary.
May perform routine laboratory functions such as obtaining specimens and ordering analysis.
Prepare Examination Rooms by arranging sterile instruments on tray and/or Stocking Rooms with medical supplies.
Clean and maintain Laboratory, Exam Room, and/or other equipment.
Perform quality control procedures on equipment and/or report any issues.
Schedule referral appointments, CT scans, MRI, and/or other procedures.
May educate patient and family regarding plan of treatment or procedure.
Assist with front office duties as needed.
The ideal candidate for the Medical Assistant I holds a BLS certification, and have a High School Diploma/GED equivalent. Certified Medical Assistant is preferred for the role.
Location/Facility - Plano
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Specialty/Department/Practice â- Surgery Institute Plano
Shift/Schedule - Days
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.
H.S. Diploma/GED Equivalent required
Basic Life Support (BLS) required
Internal Number: 19007762
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!