Medical Assistant or Ortho-tech needed for a busy Orthopedic Practice in San Diego. Candidate must have leadership qualities, the ability to effectively communicate and interact courteously with physicians, clinic staff, patients etc. Responsibilities include; assisting the physician or nurse practitioner in the exam room, wound suture or staple removal; dressing changes; prepping for injections; applying casts and or splints and removal; fitting durable medical equipment. Some administrative duties will be necessary which may include: processing clinic charts for billing at the end of clinic; scheduling appointments and answering phones. Some light travel may be necessary to local satellite clinics.
Experience of 1 year preferred.
Initial days/hours will be Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays (8 hours per day), but may transition to more hours in the future.