Medical Assistant - Pediatrics

University of North Texas at Dallas College of Law
March 17, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:Other
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Position Details

Position Information

UNT System Overview

Welcome to the University of North Texas System. UNT System includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.

Posting Title Medical Assistant - Pediatrics Department HSC-HSC Health Pediatrics-346600 Job Location Fort Worth Full Time/Part Time Retirement Eligibility TRS Eligible Additional Retirement Information

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Salary Information Commensurate with experience Department Summary

HSC Health is the academic clinical practice for the Health Science Center. Focused on improving health outcomes to build a healthier community. HSC Health primary and multispecialty care clinics are located on the HSC campus in Fort Worth. Our care teams extend to local hospitals, surgery centers, long-term and continuing care centers, and mobile and in-home care. HSC Health's interprofessional teams work collaboratively to achieve an optimized treatment plan tailored to the individual patient. Physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, physical therapists, pharmacists, social workers, psychologists, specialized technicians, and nurses work together while intentionally integrating health care students, residents, and fellows to deliver care to our community.

Position Overview

HSC Health Pediatric Department is seeking to hire a Medical Assistant to join our team. A Medical Assistant will perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by the physician.

Additional Posting Details

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Completion of accredited Medical Assistant Program
  • Six (6) months of customer service experience
  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Medical office front and back office operations support knowledge.
  • Demonstrates basic skills and knowledge of the job; maintains and enhances clinical skills and knowledge on a regular basis; keeps up with current developments and trends in areas of expertise.
  • Consistently produces thorough and timely work; is very attentive to details; asks questions to accurately document Patient information and update records; shows concern for every aspect of the job; takes initiative to identify issues and problem solve; ensures excellent communication and follow up basis; keeps up with current developments and trends in areas of expertise.
  • Preferred Qualifications

    Medical Assistant Certification recommended

    Required License / Registration / Certification Work Schedule

    Monday – Friday, 8am-5pm

    Driving University Vehicle No Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position. EEO Statement

    The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

    Classification Title Medical Assistant I Physical Requirements Cleaning, Kneeling, Lifting up to 25 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Walking, Writing, Talk or Hear

    Job Duties


    Ensures patient flow


    Takes vital signs


    Administers immunizations


    Assist in procedures


    Obtains lab specimens as ordered (blood or urine)


    Complete labs slips


    Monitor lab results


    Assists front desk with patient check-in when needed


    Other duties as assigned

    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number S5475P

    Position End Date (if temporary) Special Instructions to Applicants Quicklink for Posting https: //

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • What is your highest level of education attained?
  • GED
  • High School Diploma
  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctorate
  • Have you completed an accredited Medical Assistant program and have a current Medical Assistant Certificate?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have at least six (6) months of customer service experience?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • References - List of Names and Contact Information for 3
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