Medical Assistant I Supportive and Palliative Care Plano
Baylor Scott & White Health
 Plano, TX

The Medical Assistant I performs various patient care duties and prepares patient for examinations and procedures. The Medical Assistant I may assist in cleaning exam rooms and equipment, documentation, laboratory functions, ordering medical supplies, and/or providing other services under supervision of Physician and/or technician.

  • Prepare patient for examination by assessing condition, taking vital signs, and/or documenting medical record.
  • May assist Physician and/or technician with procedure(s).
  • May monitor response to treatment and medication.
  • Document patient results.
  • Administer medication and/or injections. May setup IV if necessary.
  • May perform routine laboratory functions such as obtaining specimens and ordering analysis.
  • Prepare Examination Rooms by arranging sterile instruments on tray and/or Stocking Rooms with medical supplies.
  • Clean and maintain Laboratory, Exam Room, and/or other equipment.
  • Perform quality control procedures on equipment and/or report any issues.
  • Schedule referral appointments, CT scans, MRI, and/or other procedures.
  • May educate patient and family regarding plan of treatment or procedure.
  • Assist with front office duties as needed.

The ideal candidate for the Medical Assistant I holds a BLS certification, and have a High School Diploma/GED equivalent. Certified Medical Assistant is preferred for the role.

  • Location/Facility – BSWH Supportive and Palliative Care, Plano

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  • Specialty/Department/Practice – BSWH Supportive and Palliative Care
  • Shift/Schedule – Full-time, Weekdays
  • Benefits – Our competitive benefits package includes*:
  • Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
  • 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
  • PTO accrual beginning Day 1
  • Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
  • H.S. Diploma/GED Equivalent required
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required
  • Medical Assistant Certification required
  • 1-3 months minimum experience required