Certified Medical Assistant - Pediatrics
Department: Medical
City/State: Longview, TX
Type: Full Time
Contact Name:
Contact Email: careers@shrt.net
Date Posted: Jul 14, 2023
  • Completion of a medical terminology course or one-year medical terminology experience in a clinical setting

Position will assist in providing professional medical services to patients in a clinic setting under the direction of a licensed physician or advanced nurse practitioner.  Provides education and medical services to patients with routine healthcare issues, chronic disease.  Will work with various medical healthcare providers in both specialty and community clinics.  This position will assist senior staff in developing clinical services.

Prepares confidential and non-confidential correspondence in a professional style and    format.

Inputs data and documentation into ECW databases correctly and in a timely manner.

Maintains effective filing system and files necessary information in a timely manner.

Assists direct care staff in scheduling clients and coordinating services.

Responsible for computerized and manual reporting.

Records client sensitive information by approved methods.

Monitors clients, following protocol as outlined in the standards of care

Provides medication adherence education and appropriate interventions to each client as needed.

Assists medical and nursing staff with all procedures and follows directives

Screens clients on clinic days, obtaining weight, vital signs and history

Draws labs, do UAs, check blood sugars

Logs and reports lab results

Educates client regarding medications, adherence, safe sex and preventive health management

Schedules clients to do routine labs and procedures ordered by physician

Reviews and reports panic labs to medical supervisor as received

Screens medical related phone calls, assessing client needs

Administers vaccinations, TB tests, and injections as ordered

Prepares and administers medications as ordered by physician or advanced nurse practitioner

Tracks clients TB testing and vaccinations for compliance to agency protocol

Updates and documents accurately in client charts

Communicates with case managers and other staff to ensure quality client care

Calls in prescriptions and refills to pharmacy

Performs patient follows ups and makes referrals as needed

Follows agency protocol when handling biohazardous and infectious materials

Orders supplies for clinic as needed

Prepares confidential and non-confidential correspondence in a professional style and format

Conducts community presentations as necessary with supervisor approval

Attends all staff meetings and trainings as assigned by supervisor.

Serves as an advocate for the clients at all times, avoids derogatory and/or inappropriate remarks

Conducts self in a manner consistent with professional standards.

Assists supervisor in preparing programmatic reports in an accurate and timely manner.

Communicates readily with Supervisor on programmatic, agency interpersonal, and significant client information.

Prepares monthly reports in a timely manner as requested by supervisor.

Prepares time reports and mileage accurately and on time.

Reports any emerging trends or unusual situations to supervisor.

Complies with all HIPAA requirements

Conducts self in a manner consistent with professional standards.

Adheres to Agency dress code

Adheres to Agency attendance policy

Adheres to all Agency policy

High school graduate or GED

Medical Assistant Certification required






Life Insurance