Certified Medical Assistant II Float
Company: Baylor Scott & White Health
Posted on: November 23, 2021
Baylor Scott & White Primary Care- North Rowlett
9500 Lakeview Parkway #100 Rowlett, Texas 75088
Full Time; Days
The Certified Medical Assistant Float, under the direction of a
physician, assists in the delivery of health care for patients.
This position performs a wide variety of patient care activities
including, but not limited to, maintenance of clinical
record/documentation, administering medications, giving injections
and taking vital signs.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE
Serves as a float pool resource to various clinics within
designated, local region.
Assists in examination and treatment of patients under the
direction of a physician.
Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients. Cleans rooms
after procedures, cleans and disinfects equipment, restocks
supplies. Assists with inventory levels to ensure availability of
necessary supplies, equipment and instruments, and records as
Assists and accompanies patients from waiting room and prepares
patients for examination.
Interviews patients and records or inputs information to patient's
medical record. Collects all medical data in order to facilitate
the physician's ability to draw conclusions about the patient's
needs. Ensures all charts and forms for the office visit are ready
for the provider.
Measures, collects and records patient's vital signs (i.e., pulse
rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height), and
prepares patients for examinations and tests, procedures and
Performs routine patient testing, acquires and processes
electrocardiograms, and collects and processes blood specimens and
Prepares and administers routine oral, rectal, medications,
injections and vaccinations excluding controlled substances, as
directed by Physician. Identifies and reports adverse
Performs administrative duties such as answering telephones, taking
and relaying messages and scheduling patient appointments.
Facilitates or leads huddles and various team meetings. May manage
process workflow and/or staff schedules, and assist in mentoring
and training staff. Identifies issues and participates in process
KEY SUCCESS FACTORS
Able to travel regularly to various clinics within designated,
local region and complete duties within scope as assigned.
Medical assistant certification from a program accredited by
American Association of Medical Assistants or the American Medical
Knowledge of principles of safe and accurate medical
Knowledge of the 5 rights: right patient, right medication, right
dose, right route, right time.
Able to accurately document patient information in accordance with
organizational policies, regulations and procedures. Familiarity
with HIPPA regulations.
Able to make observations of the general physical condition of the
patient and notifies the nurse/healthcare provider of
Able to give injections and draw blood.
Knowledge of medical terminology.
Excellent bedside manner and ability to make patients feel at ease.
Appears friendly, reassuring and approachable to patients.
Able to take instruction from a doctor.
Familiarity with medical charts and records.
High attention to detail.
Our competitive benefits package includes the following
- Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
- 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
- Tuition Reimbursement
- PTO accrual beginning Day 1
Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level
QUALIFICATIONS- EDUCATION - H.S. Diploma/GED Equivalent- EXPERIENCE
- 2 Years of Experience- CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION -
Basic Life Support (BLS): BLS or BLS within 30 days of
hire or transfer.  Cert Medical Assistant (CMA): Must be a
CMA from list below:Nat Cert Med Asst (NCMA) from NCCTCert Med Asst
(CMA) from AAMA or ARMACert Cln Med Asst (CCMA) from NHAReg Med
Asst (RMA) from AMT, AAMP or AAHNat Reg Cert Med Asst (NRCMA) from
NAHPCln Med Asst Cert (CMAC) from AMCA.
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