Medical Assistant - Internal Medicine

Garland, TX

We are seeking a full-time Lead Medical Assistant for our internal medicine office, Dallas Internal Medicine and Geriatric Specialists, located in Garland, Texas.

This position handles a variety of patient care activities including, but not limited to, accompanying patients to exam rooms, taking vitals, collecting patient history, administering injections and immunizations, assisting with procedures, prescription refills, and patient callbacks.

Responsibilities include:

  • Rooming patients, taking vitals and collecting patient histories
  • Assisting in examination and treatment of patients under the direction of the providers
  • Updating and filing patients’ medical records
  • Relaying instructions to patients/families
  • Administering injections and vaccinations
  • Drawing blood
  • Cleaning exam/procedure rooms, instruments, and equipment between patient visits to maintain infection control
  • Restocking exam/procedure rooms
  • Prescription refills
  • Patient call-backs
  • Coordinating referrals
  • Completing nurse visits
  • EKGs
  • Answering phones
  • Scheduling

Skills and Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalency required
  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) preferred
  • A Medical Assistant diploma from an accredited Medical Assistant program required
  • One year experience as a Medical Assistant in internal medicine setting required (geriatric medicine a plus)
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • EMR experience also required; E-Clinical Works preferred
  • CCM experience preferred
  • Knowledge of medical office management systems and procedures
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work
  • Social perceptiveness and service-oriented
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational and planning skills

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. No weekends or after hours.

Learn more about the office and its culture by visiting www.dallasim.com

99 Healthcare Management is a Dallas-based physician practice management company. We help healthcare providers focus on their core skills – delivering high-quality care to their patients - by providing oversight and support for all administrative functions. Our service areas include human resources, accounting, marketing and business development, provider credentialing, and revenue cycle management. The practices we manage range in size and specialty and include internal medicine, family medicine, pain management, cardiology, OBGYN, and more.