Medical/Surgery Assistant – (Norfolk/Newport News)

Newport News, Norfolk
Posted 1 month ago

Are you looking for a position that is fast paced and in a friendly and welcoming environment? We are currently looking for a Surgery/Medical Assistant to join our team. The ideal candidate has prior dermatology or surgery experience. Candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to build a strong rapport with providers and patients. Candidates must also be willing and able to work our Norfolk and in our Newport News offices on a set weekly schedule.

Job Description:

  • Prepare rooms and surgery trays for the physician
  • Triage patients to include medical history
  • Prepare patients for surgery
  • Administer numbing injections
  • Assist physician with surgeries
  • Provide post-operative care, including dressing changes and post-operative instructions
  • Cleaning instruments and understanding of sterile technique

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to work in both the Norfolk and the Newport News offices
  • Prior experience as a medical assistant is required
  • Prior experience in dermatology and/or surgery is preferable
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; friendly and engaging self-starter that works well in high pressure situations
  • Ability to problem solve in a strong, confident manner
  • Experience with electronic medical record systems is preferable
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

EOE. We offer excellent wages and benefits.

Job Features

Job CategorySurgery Assistants

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