Position: Certified Medical Assistant - TCP Gulfton
Job ID: 401568
Department: TCP Gulfton
Talent Area: Medical Assistant
Full/Part Time: Full time
Shift: 8a - 5p
About Texas Children's Hospital
Texas Children’s Pediatrics is the nation’s largest primary pediatric care network with more than 200 physicians dedicated to the health care needs of infants to teenagers in over50 locations throughout the greater Houston area. As part of our goal to build a community of healthy children, Texas Children's Pediatrics Community Cares Program provides trusted, high-quality pediatric medical services for children who otherwise would seek care from emergency centers or possibly go without care or treatment due to low family incomes and/or lack of health insurance.
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 CertifiedMedical Assistant — 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.
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.
High school diploma or GED required
1 years related experience highly preferred. Preferred experience in a healthcare setting or customer service focused industry and preferred outpatient clinic operations experience
Graduation from a medical assisting or emergency medical technician program or documentation from the licensing authority confirming that medical assistant/emergency medical technician education is not a requirement for certification preferred
Required Licenses/Certifications (1 of the below)
CCMA - Cert-Cert Clinical MA - CCMA by the National Health career Association
CMA-AAM - Cert-Cert Medical Assistant by the American Association of Medical Assistants
CMA-C - Clinical Medical Assistant Certification by the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA)
EMT - Emergency Medical Techn by the Texas Department of State Health Services
EMT-A - Advanced EMT by the Texas Department of State Health Services
EMT-B - Emergency Medical Techn-Basic by the Texas Department of State Health Services
EMT-I - Emergency Medical Techn-Interm by the Texas Department of State Health Services
EMT-P - Emergency Medical Techn-Parame by the Texas Department of State Health Services
LIC PAR - Lic-Paramedic by the Texas Department of State Health Services
NCMA - National Cert Med Assistant by the National Center for Competency Testing
NRCMA - Nat Reg Cert Med Assistant by the National Association of Health Professionals
RMA-AAH : American Allied Health by the American Allied Health
RMA-AAMP : American Association of Medical Personnel by the American Association of Medical Personnel
RMA-AMT : American Medical Technologist by the American Medical Technologist
RMA-ARMA : American Registry of Medical Assistants by the American Registry of Medical Assistants
BLS certification required
Bilingual highly preferred
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!