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Hiring Medical Assistant

Post Date: September 22nd, 2020
Job Role
Medical Assistant
Full Time
$18.00 - $20.00 per hour
San Diego, CA
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Hiring Medical Assistant

We are hiring a Medical Assistant for a full-time direct hire position with a San Diego based private orthopedic practice. We are looking for an experienced Medical Assistant to support two Providers and their patients. To be successful in this role you will need to be a dedicated and self-motivated Medical Assistant. Orthopedic experience preferred.

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 Requirements:

  • Medical Assistant certificate.
  • 2 or more years work experience as a Medical Assistant in a private practice or clinic with experience in patient care.
  • Orthopedic experience preferred.
  • Administrative skills to support Providers using paper charts.
  • Experience with insurance verification and authorizations for tests ordered.
  • Compassion and a strong commitment to first class customer service with patients and co-workers in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent verbal & written English language communication skills.

Medical Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Rooming patients, measuring vital signs, reason for visit and charting using paper charts.
  • Preparing and stocking patient rooms.
  • Assisting Doctor and Physician Assistant with patient office visits, rooming 70 -80 patients per day on clinic days.
  • Ordering tests for patients per Doctor and Physician Assistant instructions and getting insurance authorization as needed.
  • 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 $18.00 to 20.00 hr. to start.  Health and dental insurance, paid holidays and vacation pay.  401K savings plan.

We provide scrubs.  We also provide and pay for your parking.


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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  NEVER A FEE TO THE APPLICANT

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