UAMS Southwest Job OpeningsBelow are current job openings at UAMS Southwest. All applications are available online and must be submitted online only. The “Posting #” must be included on your application to match the correct position you are applying for. If you experience difficulties with the online application process contact Judy McDonald at 870-779-6067 for assistance.


Medical Assistant
Vacancy Number: 50046417
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m. with occasional overtime


High school diploma or equivalent and completion of Medical Assistant training from an accredited program.


The Medical Assistant (MA) works under the direct supervision of the clinic nurse by assisting in the examination and treatment of patients.  The MA will conduct patient interviews, measure vital signs (i.e., pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height), and records information on patients’ Electronic Medical Record (EMR).  The MA will also draw and collect blood samples from patients and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis. Also prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.  May also perform administrative tasks by registering and scheduling patients for appointments, procedures, etc. using the various registration and scheduling systems. Other duties as assigned.


The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is an inclusive Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to excellence.