Surgical 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 in our Norfolk office 3 days a week and in our Newport News office 2 days a week.

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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