Sr., Medical Assistant - PH-Irving Health Center (Fulltime Days)
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether
your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other
areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at
Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and
well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By
joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy
that's served our community for more than 125 years. Put your
skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a
talented team where patient care is more than a job. It's our
Provides communication and clerical support to COPC patients and
clinical staff and performs specified patient care activities under
the direction of the assigned clinical supervisor to facilitate the
effective operation of outpatient clinics, and ensure that
Parkland's financial viability is secured at the most basic
-Must have completed training through an accredited Medical
Assistant training program.
-Must have three years of front physician office experience.
-Must have a current Heartsaver CPR course completion card within
90 days of hire and/or placement in job from one of the
oAmerican Heart Association
oAmerican Red Cross Rescuer
oMilitary Training Network.
-Medical Assistant Certification preferred
-Must have current DSHS Hearing & Vision Screening Certificate
within 90 days of hire and/or placement in job.
Skills or Special Abilities:
-Must pass the Medical Assistant Examination prior to employment
with a minimum score of 83%.
-Must be familiar with diagnostic ICD-9-CM coding and HCPCS-CPT-4
-Must score 85% on pre-employment spelling test.
-Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of personal
computers, medical software, and other standard office
-Must be able to demonstrate basic patient skills and skill in the
use of supplies and assigned equipment.
-Must be able to communicate effectively with patients, families,
and Parkland staff. Must be able to demonstrate patient
centered/patient valued behaviors.
-Must demonstrate a positive demeanor, good verbal and written
communication skills, and be professional in both appearance and
-Must be detail oriented, possess basic mathematical skills, and
have sharp analytical skills to resolve registration issues as they
relates to multiple groups including third party payors,
physicians, patients and Parkland.
-Must be able to handle potentially stressful situations and
multiple tasks simultaneously.
-Must be able to solve problems within the guidelines of
established policies and procedures.
-Bilingual skills preferred.
-Basic medical terminology knowledge preferred.Parkland Health and
Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over),
race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual
orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic
information, disability, national origin, marital status, political
belief, or veteran status.
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