Full-Time Back Office Medical Assistant

We are seeking a full time Medical Assistant (MA) to assist in patient care.

We have a friendly team with high quality-care, patient-education and customer-service orientation; in a clean, bright and modern office. We seek a Medical Assistant that is smart, motivated, efficient & reliable team players, eager to learn & perform. Compensation will be a competitive base wage, supplemented with productivity & performance bonuses, and benefits.

Medical office experience, clinical vocabulary, & ICD-CPT familiarity is preferred for medical assistant positions but not required. Medical Assistants will greet & schedule patients, answer phone calls & take messages, manage telephone and computer systems, register & check patients in-and-out, verify-insurances & perform prior authorizations, manage document flow, manage HIPAA, assist in billing & collections, and provide administrative assistance to the doctor, among other duties. The medical assistant will also be required to room patients, obtain a history, learn to scribe with an iPad-based EMR, perform sterilization, manage instrumentation and clinical supplies inventories, educate patients, help administer prescriptions, answer patient questions, set up biopsies, schedule & assist with surgeries, assist in skincare, assist/lift patients onto exam tables, manage OSHA, and back up receptionists/billing assistants, among other duties.

Reply in confidence by sending your resume with cover letter to altadermatology1@gmail.com.


Part-Time Histotechnician

We are searching for a part-time Histotech in Orange County, CA. The Histotech is responsible for instrument sterilization, quality control, slide prep, cutting, staining and preparing tissue samples. They are also responsible for prioritizing testing procedures and completing those procedures in an accurate and timely manner and maintaining proper accurate records of all tests done in accordance with established policies, procedures and regulations.

Responsibilities:
– Receives and organizes incoming specimens.
– Assist with other slip preparation
– Properly performs grossing techniques to ink and embed tissue ensuring complete representation of vital surgical margins and maintain proper orientation.
– Prepares sections of human tissue for immediate examination using rapid tissue processing and frozen section technique to freeze, cut, mount and stain tissue specimen received from surgery.
– Use automated equipment and instruments including microscopes, microtomes and other lab equipment.
– Examine slides under microscope to ensure tissue preparation meets laboratory requirements.
– Performs Quality Assurance testing as specified in the Laboratory Procedures.
– Documents daily equipment maintenance and temperature checks.
– Clean and sterilize instruments.
– Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:
– 2+ years’ experience as a lab assistant, working for a dermatology clinic/lab
– Ability to be a solo Histotech in a clinic environment as needed
– Preferred: American Society of Mohs Histology member, with proven continuing education

Reply in confidence by sending your resume with cover letter to altadermatology1@gmail.com.