Jun 27, 2024

Medical Assistant II - Orthopedic Surgery Houston, Texas USA Orthopedic Surgery Medical Assistants Onsite only McNair Campus

  • Baylor College
  • Houston, TX

Job Description

Performs routine patient care responsibilities such as taking vital signs, venipuncture (blood draws), collecting specimens, EKGs/ECGs, and POCTs. Collects patient history, performs medication reconciliation and enters information in the electronic medical record. Notes the primary complaint/reason for patient’s visit. Sets up instruments and equipment for Physician. Assists with procedures as needed. Administers medication under direction / order of a supervising Physician. Instructs Patients on general care and medical procedures. Maintains patient and service rooms in a neat and orderly condition. Schedules patient tests, procedures, and appointments. Conducts patient outreach phone calls and post visit follow-ups. Performs clerical/administrative responsibilities such as filing and/or scanning patient medical records, obtaining lab/x-ray reports, hospital notes, and referral information. Takes inventory of clinic supplies and order supplies as needed. Sorts and distributes clinic mail and medical records to the appropriate clinic personnel. Assists with Autoclaving instruments. Assists with PRP procedures in clinic Answers live clinical patient calls with timely resolution.  Handles patient daily MyChart messages. Performs other duties as assigned.

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