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Medical Assistant Full-time permanent

Post Date: July 6th, 2019
Job Role
Medical Assistant
Full Time
$18.00 per hour
San Diego, CA
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Medical Assistant Full-time permanent

We are a large orthopedic practice serving the San Diego community for many years.  We are looking for an experienced Medical Assistant with experience in patient care in a private practice setting.  Our well established and respected private practice needs a dedicated and self-motivated Medical Assistant to support one of ours Doctor and his patients.  The Doctor specializes in orthopedic surgery.  Our practice has a policy of promoting from within and encourages career growth. 

This position is full time permanent.  Monday – Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.          The practice is centrally located in San Diego close to Scripps Mercy Hospital

Medical Assistant Qualifications:

  • Medical Assistant certificate
  • 1 or more years work experience as a Medical Assistant in a private practice or clinic with experience in patient care
  • Administrative skills to support Physicians with electronic medical records and insurance authorization for tests ordered
  • Compassion and a strong commitment to first class customer service with patients and co-workers
  • Excellent verbal & written English language communication skills
  • Experience with Orthopedic and workers comp is preferred but not required

Medical Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Rooming patients, measuring vital signs, reason for visit and charting using EMR.
  • Preparing and stocking patient rooms
  • Assisting Doctor with patient office visits and office procedures
  • Wound care and removing sutures
  • Ordering tests for patients per Doctors instructions and getting insurance authorization for these tests
  • Other duties may be assigned by Dr. and Office Manager

​The schedule is Monday – Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

The rate of pay is $17 – 18 hr. to start.  Health and dental insurance, paid holidays and vacation pay.  401K savings plan.

We have employee parking for you at no cost to you  

We will also provide you with scrubs 🙂 



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 Servicea permanent placement employment agency.  Plaza Personnel has specialized in direct hire medical staffing for Doctor’s offices in the San Diego area since 1991.   Please visit our website at 


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