Job Description

Extended Job Title
Clinical Assistant - Internal Medicine

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
512301 - Internal Med Dept Lbk Genl

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. Work is performed under usual office and clinic conditions. May be stressful when working under emergency conditions.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Professional License/Certification, Recommendation/Referral

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions


Assist licensed health care providers in collecting data to determine the physical, mental needs and preferences of cultural, ethnically, and socially diverse patients and their familiesReports data, identifies andreports alterations in patient responses to assist in the identification of problems and formulation of goals/outcomes and patient centered plans of care in collaboration with patients, families, and the interdisciplinary health care teamCommunicate patient data using EMR to support decision-making to improve patient careParticipate in emergency preparedness drills & attends nursing staff meetingsTakes accurate vital signs and assessmentsAssist with exams, procedures, and documents in EMR per departmental policyPrepares necessary equipment and instruments for examinations, treatments, and procedures as directed.Maintains inventory of supplies in exam/procedure rooms and entire clinicMaintains cleanliness of exam room, procedure rooms, and clinicComplete patient visit by answering questions and escorting patient to checkout if available.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications

Ambulatory clinic experience
CNA or CMA certification
Professional demeanor
Excellent attendance and punctuality 

HSC - Lubbock

Internal Med Dept Lbk Genl

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

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
Skilled Technicians

Occasional Duties
Other duties as directed by the head nurse or senior nursing staff


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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications


  •  A minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent. 


  • 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.

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