HSC - El Paso

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Clinical Assistant-Rotating Shift

at HSC - El Paso

Posted: 11/10/2017
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 12267BR
Keywords: patient

Job Description

Clinical Assistant-Rotating Shift
El Paso
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso
HSC - El Paso
Pediatrics Supply Elp
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.
  • Assist the physician with exams
  • Receives incoming calls from patients, pharmacies, or other agencies
  • Implements and compiles daily and monthly clinical reports as needed
  • Obtains consults, lab, x-rays, etc. from UMC, or other agencies/hospitals as needed
  • Responsible for obtaining referrals or authorizations
  • Assists and supports Faculty, Managers and Supervisors
  • Provides and participates in patient education
  • Stocks and cleans exam rooms
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • May participate in the training of the new employees and students


  • 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

Position Specific Qualifications:

  • Maintain CPR certification, documented completion of certification
  • Communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Good spelling and penmanship
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
  • Knowledge of principles and applications of the ethics; legal requirements; and terminology within the area of specialty
  • Familiarity with medical equipment, basic computer skills, some knowledge in EMR
  • Manual dexterity necessary for clinical and laboratory procedures
  • Willing to work a rotating shift, extended hours, evenings, TTUHSC Holidays, and occasionally on weekends
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish
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.
Professional License or Certification
Full Time
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.

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