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Medical Assistant Medical Receptionist Encinitas

Post Date: June 4th, 2019
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Medical Assistant Medical Receptionist Encinitas
Full Time
$17.00 - $20.00 per hour
Encinitas o, CA
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Medical Assistant – Medical Receptionist

Encinitas – full time permanent

Our established and growing San Diego North County based practice is hiring a Medical Assistant for a Medical Receptionist Front Desk role.  We like to hire Medical Assistants for the Front Desk and later promote to a Medical Assistant Clinical role.   The best place to learn the practice, specialty and Doctors is the Front Desk.   We also like to cross train and promote from within.  The role will be to provide first class patient care as a Front Office Medical Receptionist.  We are looking for a Medical Assistant who is happy to work in both clinical patient care as a Medical Assistant as well as a Front Office Medical Receptionist.   

Medical Assistant Medical Receptionist Requirements: 

  • Medical Assistant with 2 + years of recent work experience private practice or clinic setting
  • Strong commitment to compassionate patient care and customer service
  • Ability to provide clinical patient care and documentation to charts using electronic medical records.  Experience with EPIC a plus
  • Knowledge of insurance authorizations for office visits, tests and procedures
  • Good clinical judgement with ability to think independently while supporting Doctors with patient care

Medical Assistant Medical Receptionist Responsibilities: 

  • Front Office duties include answering phones, triage calls, take messages, schedule appointment, patient check in and out
  • Collect payments at the front desk
  • Insurance authorization
  • May room patients, take and record vital signs, update and note patient medications and reason for visit
  • Assist Physicians with patient office visits and procedures as needed
  • Prepare and stock patient rooms
  • Provide information to patients, train and educate patients regarding office visits, procedures and treatment
  • Prescription refills
  • Other duties may be assigned by Doctors and Office Manager


The busy private practice provides a stable and professional work environment with opportunity to grow as a Medical Assistant and make a difference in the lives of patients. 

Full time permanent position Monday – Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. 

The rate of pay is $17.00 – 20.00 hr. to start based on experience.

Benefits include health insurance, paid holiday, vacation time and sick days as well as a 401K savings plan.



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  NEVER A FEE TO THE APPLICANT

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