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
14933BR

Optional Attachments
Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
  • Receives and greets patients for all clinics (faculty, residents and sub-specialty)
  • Assist physician with exam or procedure for all clinics (faculty, residents and sub-specialty)
  • Performs needed procedures for all clinics in the department
  • Discharges patient after they are seen by the provider
  • Receives incoming calls and tracks telephone progress note for assigned physician
  • Prepares clinic for next day as assigned
  • Stock exam rooms and maintains cleanliness of the clinical area


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
10.65

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Knowledge of principles and applications of the ethics, legal requirements and terminology within the area of specialty
  • Familiarity with medical equipment
  • Manual dexterity necessary for clinical and laboratory procedures
  • Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish)


Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
Internal Medicine Elp Genl

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
  • Serves as runner with equipment assigned


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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