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Clinical Assistant-Health & Wellness Center

Company:
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Job Location:
Category:
Health and Medical Services
Type:
Full-Time
Lubbock

36600BR

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. Work is performed under usual office and clinic conditions. May be stressful when working under emergency conditions.

Campus
HSC - Lubbock

Department: Ortho Surgery Dept Lbk Genl

Major/Essential Functions
  • Assists in determining the physical and mental health status, needs, and preferences of culturally, ethnically, and socially diverse patients and their families
  • Communicates patient data using EMR to support decision-making to improve patient care
  • Communicates with Nurse Manager of assigned clinic and Director of Nursing regarding any issues or concerns that develop
  • Assists with exams and procedures and documents intervention in EMR
  • Takes and records accurate vital signs and measurements
  • Prepares and operates necessary equipment and instruments for examinations, treatments and procedures
  • Maintains inventory of supplies in examination and procedure rooms as directed by Nurse Manager/clinic protocols
  • Sterilizes and disinfects medical equipment and instruments as directed and instructed by Clinic Nurse Manager
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
Required Attachments
Resume / CV

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 website.

EEO Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Jeanne Clery Act
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.

Pay Basis: Hourly

Pay Grade Minimum
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills.

Pay Grade Maximum
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills.

Schedule Details
M-F 8-5

Travel Required: None

Does this position work in a research laboratory?: No
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