Certified Medical Assistant II-Dermatology/Rheumatology

Kelsey Seybold Clinic Houston, TX
Overview

Certified Medical Assistant II

Location: Houston Center

* This position will travel to Main Campus on Thursday*

Department: Dermatology/ Rheumatology

Job Type: Full Time

* All applicants considered whom possess 1 year of MA experience or completed a MA Externship with Kelsey Seybold Clinic or possess no experience but are currently Certified as a Medical Assistant*

* Position will be upgraded/downgraded based on candidates experience and certification*

COMPANY PROFILE

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. Your Doctors for Life.

Since 1949, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic has served its patients with one goal in mind – combine the expertise of physicians in a variety of medical specialties, with the close personal care of a family doctor. Kelsey-Seybold is Houston's largest community-based physician group, caring for more than 400,000 patients. With 19 clinic locations, we are growing to meet the health care needs of our diverse patient population. Our mission is to provide our team members with exceptional opportunities for professional and personal growth.

JOB SUMMARY

Certified Medical Assistant II provides supportive patient care functions for an assigned clinical area, under the supervision of a Physician, Registered Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse, ensuring the safety and comfort of patients and families according to legal, organizational and professional standards. Some duties may be delegated to the MA by the physician or RN. This position requires additional duties which include administration of injectables and or other high level skill performance.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

(A = basics; B = preferred)

Education

A.

High School Diploma or GED and Graduate from an accredited Medical Assistant program

Experience

A.

3 years of directly related experience as a Medical Assistant.

Ambulatory Care experience

Successful completion of an externship at Kelsey-Seybold

1 year of experience related to department or specialty

Licenses

A.

Certified or Registered as a Medical Assistant

Special Skills

A.

Those hired into this position must complete the review/skill validation program within 90 days of hire.

Able to use equipment and related supplies for selected patient population. Computer experience.

Basic Medical & Nursing terminology

Windows based computer skills

EPIC experience

Other

A.

BLS certified

Complete the module specific program(s) for MAII e.g. Immunizations-primary; Immunizations-OB/GYN; Wound Care, etc

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Clinical