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Pediatric Medical Assistant

Job Description

Pulse Staffing is searching for experienced Pediatric/Family Medical Assistants for well established clinics surrounding Houston.

Medical Assistant will be responsible for all aspects of front & back office procedures. You will need to hit the ground running, very fast-paced offices.

Medical Assistant job Duties & Responsibilities:

•Assists in the collection of patient/family data that may include biophysical, psychosocial, developmental, cultural, and environmental information per practice protocol
•Collects and documents vital signs, height/weight and reason for visit with 100% accuracy
•Documents current medications, allergies and other information
•Prepares patient for examination per practice protocol
•Assists provider, as directed, during treatments, examinations and tests within scope of position
•Completes treatments/lab within scope of position
•Calls in prescription refills
•Keeps rooms stocked with supplies
•Notifies Practice Manager, or designee, of needed supplies weekly
•Administers medication as directed by physician
•Documents administration of medication in the medical record
•Provides patient/family education as instructed by the physician
•Documents such education in the medical record
•Assesses patient's eligibility for referral by verifying coverage with payer prior to initiating referral
•Notifies provider when no provider in network is available
•Identifies and documents network providers for appropriate referral
•Triages presenting patient complaint
•Triages phone calls
•Responds appropriately in emergency situations per practice protocol

Job Requirements

Qualifications for Pediatric Medical Assistant:

  • 1 + years of recent medical assisting experience
  • 1+ years of Pediatric experience is a must
  • Professional behavior, patient centric, detail oriented
  • Requires strong attention to detail, organizational skills and computer literacy
  • Candidate must be available to start to work immediately!
  • Bilingual in Spanish is a plus!

Location: Pediatric Medical Assistant
shifts: Mon-Fri 8a-5p
rate: $13 per hour


Job Snapshot

Contact Name Jessica Tseng
Contact Phone 713-622-9877
Post Date 1/29/2016
Location Greater Houston, TX
Base Pay $13.00 /Hour
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 1.28.16
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