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Medical Assistant Surgical Practice

Post Date: February 16th, 2021
Job Role
Medical Assistant Surgical Practice
Full Time
$17.00 - $22.00 per hour
San Diego, CA
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Medical Assistant Surgical practice

Our established and continually growing medical practice is hiring an experienced Medical Assistant to support our Doctors, Surgeons, and patients. Our Doctors are award winning leaders in their specialties, ENT, Head and Neck, Neurosurgery, OTO, and plastic reconstructive surgery, both locally and nationally.  We are looking for a dedicated, compassionate and self-motivated Medical Assistant to join our team, to be a part of our success, our ongoing growth as well as our commitment to the best possible patient care.  We take pride in offering a positive and supportive environment for both our patients and our employees. 

This position is full time permanent.  Monday – Friday 8:30 am to 5:30

The practice is centrally located in San Diego, CA.  We have easy freeway access and plenty of free parking.


Medical Assistant Requirements:

  • Medical Assistant certificate.
  • Medical Assistant work experience – 2 or more years of recent work experience as a Medical Assistant in a private practice or clinic.
  • Experience rooming patients, taking vitals, updating charts using EMR as well as preparing and stocking rooms. 
  • Experience assisting Doctors with clinical patient care and minor office procedures.
  • Computers skills and accurate keyboarding for charting and scheduling using EMR and other software.
  • Knowledge and experience with medical insurance plans, referrals, insurance verifications and authorizations.
  • Organized, self-motivated who can work independently as well as part of a team.


Medical Assistant Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Room patients, take and record vital signs updating patient chart. 
  • Prepare and stock patient rooms.
  • Assist Doctor with clinical procedures and minor surgeries performed in the office.
  • Answer phone calls for Doctor, triage calls and take messages.
  • Check patient insurance and request authorizations for imaging, tests, prescriptions per Doctors instructions.
  • Provide a professional and friendly experience for patients, families, and vendors.
  • Other duties may be assigned by Doctor.

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

The rate of pay is $17.00 – 22.00 hr. to start based on experience

Benefits include health, dental and life insurance; paid time off, paid holidays and 401K savings plan.


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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.   Always permanent placement (we don’t do temp jobs) NEVER A COST TO THE JOB APPLICANT


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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