MD Anderson Cancer Center Medical Assistant - Radiation Oncology in Houston, Texas

Medical Assistant opportunity in Radiation Oncology. Ideal candidate will have a minimum of one year of Medical Assistant experience, strong communication, organizational and customer service skills.

Shift: Monday - Friday varied day shift

SALARY RANGE

Minimum - $28,800 Midpoint - $36,000 Maximum - $43,200

KEY FUNCTIONS

Assists nursing staff and providers with routine patient care services including; gathering and collecting information from patients during clinic visits (including taking vital signs, height/weight, pain, current medications, pharmacy information, reason for visit, medical/social history, etc ); filling out appropriate information on FML, disability form and other forms; and maintaining a safe and clean clinic environment.

Communication with patients regarding routine labs/diagnostic imaging for within normal results.

Participates in activities that maintain compliance with regulatory agencies including overseeing that all supplies are stored, organized, labeled and within their expiration date.

Use effective customer service skills to meet the needs of patient family and staff.

Other duties as assigned, such as scheduling and coordination of appointments for radiation oncology related procedures and treatments

EDUCATION

Required: High school diploma or equivalent. Graduate of an approved Medical Assistant program or US Military medical services training program.

EXPERIENCE

Required: One year Medical Assistant experience. With preferred degree, no experience is required.

Preferred: Strong communication, organizational, and customer service skills.

CERTIFICATION/LICENSURE

Required: Certified or eligible to be certified by one of the following based on Medical Assistant experience or preferred education: Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) by the American Society of Medical Technologists (AMT) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) by the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

Additional Information

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 28,800

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 36,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 43,200