Title : Part Time Medical Assistant - Corpus Christi
Department : Medicine
Type : Part Time
Location : Corpus Christi, TX
Job Details :
"You can make a difference in the life of an oncology patient and find your career satisfaction by joining our team of healthcare professionals today."
About Oncology Consultants
Oncology Consultants has been a premier adult medical oncology & hematology practice in Houston, TX for over 35 years. Our healthcare team is committed to provide state of the art cancer treatment in a caring environment as we continue to expand our oncology services in the metropolitan region..
About the Position
We are seeking an MA in our Corpus Christi office. The role of the Medical Assistant is to facilitate the delivery of oncology patient care under the supervision of the licensed nurse and / or physician. This is accomplished through direct and indirect patient care activities.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Process lab orders per practice policy
Transfer CBC results to electronic medical record / clinical database
New patient admission
Full vital signs, including respirations
Height and Weight (measured, no verbal reports unless Wt >350)
Initiate EMR chart
MD clinic patient triage
Medication list update
Vital signs: BP/ Temp / pulse/ respirations
Assisting MD with clinic visit exams as needed
PAP / Pelvic exams
Rectal / Stool Occult Blood
Transport patients via wheel chair as needed
Documentation of care delivered
Assist nursing staff in return of patient messages
Return calls for routine MD follow up / testing appointments
Delegated by Team leader when nurse is out of office
Transcribe messages from voice mail,
Pull charts for message
Clinic Admissions - The MA admits patients to the clinic area as appointed. Vital signs are obtained: weight, height, BP, temperature, pulse, respirations. Deviations from norm are reported to the nurse / M.D. Laboratory samples are
Oncology Consultants is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
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