Ascension Health Medical Assistant Certified - Clinic | MA in Austin, Texas

We Are Hiring

Medical Assistant Certified - Clinic | MA - DCMG Section Epilepsy - Strictly Peds Med Office - Austin, TX - Full-Time, Days,40 hours

Why Join Ascension?

Seton,is a regional healthcare network made up of 10 hospitals that includes five urban acute care hospitals, two rural hospitals, the area’s only non-profit mental health hospital and over 100 clinic locations. As a part of Ascension, Seton leverages national resources to improve care on a community level.

Notably, Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas is a world-class pediatric medical center with its own Level I trauma center. Our newest hospital is Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, which opened in early 2017. We are also very proud that Seton Medical Center Austin was recently named the #1 Ranked Austin Hospital in U.S. News & World Report, and is the region’s largest medical facility.

Seton is changing healthcare for the better. Our system has over 12,000 employees and serves an 11 county population of over 1.8 million people. Together, we gain our power by listening and communicating We gain our power by listening and communicating. We show it by pitching in. We grow it by looking after one another. Seton is an environment of excellence, from our innovative spirit to the impact and influence we bring to Texas.

Giving back to the community – it's the core of what we do. Time and again, our associates tell us how rewarding it is to be a part of Seton's founding mission to deliver the best care possible with dignity and respect for everyone we serve. We call that mission Humancare and it's how our associates make a difference in the lives of people throughout Central Texas communities.

What You Will Do:

As a Certified Medical Assistant, you will assistwith the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a provider (Physician or Advanced Practice Provider).


  • Assists with treatments ordered by provider as supervised by provider or registered nurse. Performs select clinical duties.

  • Interviews patients, measures vital signs, and records information on patients' charts. Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.

  • Performs basic clerical duties including answering the phone, maintaining records, and filing.

  • Performs basic materials management functions to include ordering and stocking of supplies. Assists with maintaining a clean and orderly environment.

  • May document the provider's encounter with patients. Lists all proper diagnoses and symptoms, as well as follow-up instructions and prescriptions, as indicated by the provider. Transcribes patient orders including, but not limited to, laboratory tests, radiology tests and medications.

What You Will Need:

Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within3 Months (90 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Medical Assistantcredentialed from theAmerican Medical Technologists (AMT)obtained within6 Months (180 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Medical Assistantcredentialed from theAmerican Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)obtained within6 Months (180 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Medical Assistantcredentialed from theNational Healthcare Associationobtained within6 Months (180 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Medical Assistantcredentialed from theNational Association for Health Professionalsobtained within6 Months (180 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Medical Assistantcredentialed from theNational Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)obtained within6 Months (180 days)of hire date or job transfer date.


  • High School Diploma or GED required

  • Associate's degree in a related field preferred

Work Experience:

  • None Required

  • 1 year technical experience preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Seton Healthcare Family is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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