The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is ranked the
nation's top hospital for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report's
"Best Hospitals." As a Magnet Recognized Hospital, we have a
community of nearly 3,000 professional nurses who provide our
patients with excellent oncology nursing care.
The ideal candidate will have at least one year of Medical
Assistant experience. Must be willing to work Monday - Friday 8
A.M.- 5:00 P.M. (Please note: hours may change based on business
Essential Job Functions:
Assists with patient examinations, treatments and
Prepares / stocks rooms and escorts patients to rooms.
Obtains vital signs and prepares patients for physician's
Documents in the medical record patient care entries and
completed lab work.
Reviews and sorts incoming lab results and forwards reports for
Collects laboratory specimens and performs waived laboratory
testing (such as finger stick glucose and EKG tests).
Provides transportation of patients for discharge or transfer to
other areas in the hospital.
Must position, lift and move patients as needed.
Cleans, stores, prepares and coordinates maintenance of medical
Maintains inventories of laboratory and medical supplies.
Processes all required paperwork.
Instructs patients as to test preparations according to planned
Required: High school diploma/equivalent.
Preferred: Graduate of an approved Medical Assistant program or
US Military medical services training program.
Required: One year of medical assistant experience. With
preferred degree, no experience is required.
Required: Certified or eligible to be certified by one of the
following based on Medical Assistant experience or preferred
education: Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) by the American
Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) Registered Medical
Assistant (RMA) by the American Society of Medical Technologists
(AMT) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) by the National
Healthcareer Association (NHA) National Certified Medical Assistant
(NCMA) by the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)
Preferred: Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer
Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to
race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual
orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected
veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected
by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless
such distinction is required by law.
- Requisition ID: 139927
- Employment Status: Full-Time
- Employee Status: Regular
- FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the
provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
- Work Week: Day/Evening
- Fund Type: Hard
- Pivotal Position: No
- Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 33,200
- Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 41,500
- Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 49,800
- Science Jobs: No