Job Description

Extended Job Title
Clinical Assistant

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Employees in this classification provide patient care management to an assigned clinic in the areas of clerical and clinical duties. In clinical setting, the employee receives direct supervision from physician or nursing supervisor in either oral or written form. In office setting, the employee receives direct supervision from department administrator. May supervise other Medical Assistants, clerical staff and student positions. Work is performed under usual office and clinic conditions. May be stressful when working under emergency conditions.
 

Requisition ID
13926BR

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
  • Assists licensed healthcare providers in obtaining patient's family history
  • Records patient data using EMR to support decision-making to improve patient care
  • Performs testing, obtains vital signs and patient information and measurements
  • Assists with exams and procedures.  Must have all necessary medical equipment and supplies ready for the providers prior to the procedure
  • Administers medications to patients as directed by providers
  • Cleans dirty instruments and prepares equipment to be sent out for sterile processing
  • Must adequately maintain inventory of supplies in examination and treatment rooms.  Ensures cleanliness of rooms and ready for use
  • Completes Annual Ambulatory and OB/GYN trainings and competencies
  • Attends nursing staff meetings and monthly clinic meetings
  • Participates in emergency preparedness drills in the department


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
10.65

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Two years clinical experience, preferably in an OB/GYN setting
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)


Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
Ob Gyn Dept Elp Genl

Required Attachments
Professional License or Certification, Transcript

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Technical/Paraprofessional

Occasional Duties
Performs other duties within scope of responsibilities, as deemed necessary as assigned by immediate supervisor

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Education:
  • A minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent.

License/Certification:
  • Graduation from an approved certified program for assistants in the area of required specialty
  • Certification by an approved accredited certifying agency in the specialty that particular work will be performed


Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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