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Medical Assistant front and back office

Post Date: February 11th, 2019
Job Role
Medical Assistant front and back office
Full Time
$16.00 - $19.00 per hour
San Diego, CA
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Medical Assistant front and back office

We are looking for a Medical Assistant / Front Desk Receptionist with skills and experience in both Clinical Medical Assistant and Front Desk Receptionist duties.  This position is with a well-established Internal Medicine and Cardiology private practice.  The role will support 1 Physician and his patients.

This position is full time permanent.  Monday – Thursday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm and Friday 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.   36 hours per week.

The Doctor pays 100% for your health insurance and 2 weeks of paid vacation after the first year.   We also offer a pension and profit share plan.

We also provide and pay for your parking.

The office is in Hillcrest, close to Scripps Mercy Hospital.


Medical Assistant front and back office Requirement:

  • A Medical Assistant with 2 or more years of recent work experience as a Medical Front Desk Receptionist or PSR in a private practice or clinic.
  • Knowledge and experience with patient medical insurance plans, insurance verifications and authorizations.
  • Organized, self-motivated and enjoys a busy pace with multi-tasking.
  • Computers skills and accurate keyboarding for scheduling and EMR.
  • Experience with rooming patients, taking vitals and stocking rooms.  
  • A team player who will assist at the Front Desk while also acting as a Clinical Medical Assistant when needed.


Medical Assistant front and back office Responsibilities:

  • Answer phones, triage calls, take messages and schedule appointments.
  • Check patients in and out at front desk.
  • Collect co pays when patient insurance requires a co pay.
  • Verify insurance coverage before patient visit and schedule appointments and tests.
  • rovide a professional and friendly experience in the Receptionist area for patients and vendors. 
  • Room patients, take and record vital signs.
  • EKG and treadmill testing.
  • Administer injections.
  • Update patient charts using Eclinical Works EMR
  • Other duties may be assigned by Doctor or Office Manager.


This is a full-time (36 hours per week) permanent position.  We take pride in offering a positive place to work and value our employees and their contribution to our team.   In our small office environment, you will have the opportunity to make a difference every day and see the results of your work. 

The pay rate, based on experience $16-19.00 hr.



Our commitment to you

Plaza Personnel Service specializes in direct hire medical staffing for Physician offices throughout San Diego, CA.   Our goal is to make a great long-term match with the employer and employee.  We will listen and understand your experience, your goals and your needs.  We make every effort to match the candidate with the employer so that a long and happy working relationship results. 

This opportunity is offered through Plaza Personnel Service, a permanent placement employment agency.  Plaza Personnel has specialized in direct hire medical staffing for Doctors offices in the San Diego area since 1991.   Please visit our website at

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