The Medical Assistant Float, under general supervision, performs various patient care services to include some delegated medical procedures.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE
Serves as a float pool resource to various clinics within designated, local region.
Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.
Assists and accompanies patients from waiting room and prepares patients for examination.
Assists in the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician.
Interviews patients, measures vital signs (e.g., pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height) and records or inputs information to patient’s medical record.
Collects, labels and delivers specimens to the laboratory
Participates in performance improvement activities as they are available.
Attends in-service education, as required.
KEY SUCCESS FACTORS
Able to travel regularly to various clinics within designated, local region and complete duties within scope as assigned.
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
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!