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OB/GYN Medical Assistant

Grace Women's Center of Baytown Baytown, TX

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $14 to $16 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

***Looking for a candidate with front and back office experience***

SUMMARY

The medical assistant provides high quality care to meet departmental goals; the medical assistant responsibly and cost effectively manages equipment, supplies and ancillary services; the medical assistant establishes communication and maintains good working relationships with physicians and office personnel to facilitate quality patient care; the medical assistant demonstrates an understanding of non-judgmental care as it relates to the psychological and emotional needs of the patients.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Greet and escort patients to examining room; make them feel welcome and comfortable.
  • Prepare and assist patient for exams; obtain urine specimens, check vital signs, document symptoms, complaints and medications, prepare for lab tests and procedures, etc.
  • Ensure the patients’ demographic information is correct and updated.
  • Assist the physician, residents and fellows with exams and procedures.
  • Give injections and/or teach the patient to administer injection when needed.
  • Assist patient with obtaining lab slips and/or referrals, scheduling procedures, prescriptions, etc.
  • Recognize urgent or emergency situations and act appropriately; reorder and replace items used from the crash cart or emergency kit.
  • Accompany patient with emergency to hospital in wheelchair or by stretcher; monitor continuously until under the care of hospital nurse; document events inpatients’ medical record.
  • Put charges and diagnoses on chart forms or obtain this from the physician.
  • Instruct patient to take router copy to check-out.
  • Take lab specimens to the dumb-waiter or lab.
  • Maintain a safe environment for patients and others.
  • Cooperate and interact with team members and co-workers.
  • Educate patients on health care concerns and problems, office and hospital procedures, medications, testing, surgery, etc.
  • Request and flow medical records.
  • Maintain patient confidentiality.
  • Practice infection control; dispose contaminated needles, drugs and supplies properly ;use good hand washing technique; disinfect patient areas after use and clean exam rooms after patients are seen.
  • Perform phlebotomy.
  • Assist with pre and post-op care.
  • Monitor established pregnancies through lab work and ultrasounds.
  • Maintain patient charting, testing and flow sheets.

EXPERIENCE

  • 2+ years experience; OB/GYN
  • Athena EMR Experience (Preferred)
  • Front & Back Office Experience

EDUCATION

  • High school Graduate or GED
  • Graduation from an accredited program for Medical Assistants

CERTIFICATE/LICENSE

  • Certification from the American Association of Medical Assistants
  • CPR certification
Company Description
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Grace Women's Center of Baytown

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Address

6711 Sjolander Road

Baytown, TX
77521 USA

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