Medical Assistant

Location
Fort Worth, TX
Posted
Aug 25, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Technology, IT Support & Training
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

POSITION INFORMATION

Requisition Number
5317

Job Title
Medical Assistant

Department
Internal Medicine-Gen - 300700

Quick Link
www.unthscjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=60155

Shift
Day

Department Overview
The University of North Texas Health Science Center

Mission: To serve the people of Texas, advance the health of communities and support the mission of UNT Health Science Center:
* Through the compassionate delivery of quality healthcare services to a diverse population.
* By advancing medical knowledge with participation in research.
* By actively participating in the education of current and future healthcare providers.
* Through collaboration with communities to improve access of healthcare for all people.

Vision: "To be the healthcare provider of choice"

Position Details
The UNT Health Science Center Dermatology clinic is seeking to hire a Medical Assistant to join their team. The Medical Assistant will be responsible for ensuring all patient care duties are completed in a safe, timely and efficient manner in accordance with office nursing standards of care, JCAHO, and University policies.

Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:
* Ensures patient flow.
* Takes vital signs.
* Administers immunizations.
* Assists in procedures.
* Obtains lab specimens as ordered (blood or urine).
* Completes lab slips.
* Monitors lab results.
* Assists front desk with patient check-in when needed.
* 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 the following required qualifications:

High School diploma or GED, graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant program, and three (3) years of related experience.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

Pay Rate
Commensurate with experience

Pay Basis
Monthly

Job Type
Full-Time

Work Schedule
Mon. - Fri., 8 AM to 5 PM

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?
No

Require a certification?
Yes


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Official Job Title
Medical Assistant

Job Open Date
08-24-2017

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Job Category
Technical

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