Baylor Scott & White Health Medical Assistant General Surgery Waco Job in Waco, Texas
The Medical Assistant provides various patient care services to include some delegated medical procedures under the direct supervision of the physician. The Medical Assistant also performs numerous support services in a patient care setting to include room preparedness for procedures and examinations in accordance with established procedures; assists patients from waiting room; and prepares patient for examination in a timely and courteous manner. In addition, the Medical Assistant will have responsibility for the following:
Collects and records assessment data as directed by the physician.
Performs and assists with patient procedures in a professional manner.
Collects and labels specimens properly, and delivers them to the laboratory in a timely manner.
Participates in education and performance improvement activities, as needed.
Takes responsibility to participate in performance improvement activities as they are available.
Performs other position appropriate duties as required in a competent, professional and courteous manner.
The ideal Medical Assistant candidate has excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and has the ability to prioritize and complete multiple tasks in a fast paced environment is professional and courteous manner.
Location/Facility - Waco/ Hillcrest Physician Services
Specialty/Department/Practice - General Surgery
Shift/Schedule - Full-Time
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.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!
High School Diploma or G.E.D. required
Completion of Nurse Assistant training program preferred.
As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviors that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products.
We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.