Texas Tech University Clinical Assistant in Midland, Texas

Clinical Assistant

Requisition ID 13782BR

Work Location Midland

Org Level 1 Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Campus HSC - Permian Basin

Department Pediatrics Ode General

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. May supervise other Medical Assistants, clerical staff and student positions. Work is performed under usual office and clinic conditions. May be stressful when working under emergency conditions.

Major/Essential Functions

  • Will assist with patient care management including but not limited to nursing activities, patient education, laboratory collections, and documentation.

  • Responsible for obtaining referrals or authorizations.

  • Responsible for projecting future need of inventory of supplies for all of the clinical area

  • Answers and retrieves patient calls on messaging line

  • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor or department manager

Required Qualifications Education:

  • 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.

Preferred Qualifications Pediatric Clinical Experience

Bilingual (English and Spanish)

EEO Statement 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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Does this position work in a research laboratory? No

Job Type Full Time

Pay Basis Hourly

Minimum Hire Rate 10.65

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 on the Human Resources webpage.

Travel Required None

Shift Day

Schedule Details Monday - Friday, 8am to 5pm

Grant Funded? No

Job Group Technical/Paraprofessional

Removal Date 04/16/2019