Position: Medical Assistant II - Neurology - Medical Center
Job ID: 166193
Department: Neurosurgery Clinic
Talent Area: Medical Assistant
Full/Part Time: Full time
Shift: 8a - 5p
About Texas Children's Hospital
Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.
Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.
Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.
We are searching for a Medical Assistant II — someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will provide patient care and excellent customer service, assist in the coordination of flow and provider schedules to effectively manage patient care.
Think you’ve got what it takes?
Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s, unless approved for a medical or religious exemption
2 Years of Related Experience Required
College Degree in Relevant Field Preferred
MA certification from one of the below
CCMA - Cert-Cert Clinical MA - CCMA National Healthcare Association
CMA-AAM - Cert-Cert Medical Assistant American Association of Medical Assistants
CMA-C - Clinical Medical Assistant Certification American Medical Certification Association (AMCA)
EMT - Emergency Medical Technician Texas Department of State Health Services
EMT-A - Advancd EMT Texas Department of State Health Services
EMT-B - Emergency Medical Technician-Basic Texas Department of State Health Services
EMT-I - Emergency Medical Technician- International Texas Department of State Health Services
EMT-P - Emergency Medical Technician -Paramedic Texas Department of State Health Services
LIC PAR - Licensed-Paramedic Texas Department of State Health Services
NCMA - National Cert Med Assistant National Center for Competency Testing
NRCMA - Nat Reg Cert Med Assistant National Association of Health Professionals
RMA - Registered Medical Assistant – from:
American Association of Medical Personnel, or
American Allied Health, American Medical, or
Technologists, or American Registry of Medical Assistants
Demonstrate positive and effective interpersonal skills, communication, and customer service skills
Welcome and interact with all patients, families, and visitors in a professional, timely, age appropriate, and culturally sensitive manner
Respond to customer questions with prompt information and/or service related to appointment status, wait time, or unanticipated problems
Communicate with patient, staff, and providers regarding patient arrivals, delays, and clinic processes
Proactively approach dissatisfied customers and implements customer service recovery measures
Facilitate the appointment check-in procedure
Collaborate with clinic staff to ensure efficient patient flow
Provide high quality, cost-effective patient care in collaboration with clinicians and in conjunction with the patient/family
Complete check out for patients and families
Facilitate patient flow as the scheduling master for the clinic
Thank you for your interest in applying for this job position.
Texas Children’s is excited to announce that we are transitioning to a new applicant tracking system. During this transition, from April 11-17, 2016 our application functions on our Careers website will be temporarily deactivated.
We sincerely apologize for this inconvenience. Visit us on Monday, April 18, 2016 to check out our new features and apply!