Medical Assistant

Location
Fort Worth, TX
Posted
Apr 04, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

POSITION INFORMATION

Requisition Number
5112

Job Title
Medical Assistant

Department
Pediatrics - 300740

Quick Link
www.unthscjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=59778

Shift
Day

Department Overview
**Position is benefits-eligible at part-time rate.

The Medical Assistant is responsible for ensuring all patient care duties are completed in a safe, timely, and efficient manner in accordance with office nursing standards of care, accreditation standards, and university policies. The Department of Pediatrics at the UNT Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Medical Assistant.

Position Details
The UNTH Pediatrics Department at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Medical Assistant to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:

* Schedule patient appointments and manage patient flow to maintain strong access to care.
* Process provider orders and referrals to ensure timely delivery of services.
* Provide robust medical administrative support to ensure efficiency of clinical operations.
* Manage information by effectively coordinating and triaging communications among team members.
* Meet or exceed patient expectations for professionalism and courtesy.
* All other duties as assigned.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Required Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a High school diploma or equivalent and three years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* Bilingual Spanish/English or other foreign language is a plus.

Special Instructions to Applicants
* Ability to work Tuesday through Thursday 8am-5pm. Could be asked to work Monday or Friday as needed.
* Flexibility of work days and shifts may be required.
* Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

**Position is benefits-eligible at part-time rate.

Pay Rate
Commensurate with Experience

Pay Basis
Monthly

Job Type
Part-Time

Application Types Accepted
Main Form

Occupational Exposure to HIV/HBV?
Yes

Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals?
Yes

Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis?
Yes

Security Sensitive?
Yes

Require a valid Texas Driver's License?
Yes

Require a certification?
No


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Official Job Title
Medical Assistant

Job Open Date
02-24-2017

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Job Category
Technical

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