Medical Assistant / Back Office
Dr. Magdalena Blasko, DPM
Type of Job
About the job
Interested in pursuing a career in the medical industry? Do you want to have a meaningful impact on people who need your help? Are you a problem solver with drive and ambition to rise to the top while providing for your family? Dr. Blasko’s podiatry office is looking for an eager, ambitious, kind-hearted person to join our team as a Medical Assistant, someone who will create a smooth and memorable experience for our patients by sharing with them your passion for their well-being. You will learn a host of skills spanning from understanding the legal and administrative aspects of patient care to working directly with patients in the heart of San Francisco’s Japantown. As an award-winning podiatrist, Dr. Blasko is constantly looking to share her knowledge with new talent who can help provide a whole new level of quality care to her patients. Compensation comes with bonuses for top performers. If this sounds like a great future for you and your loved ones, please contact us.
Our podiatric medical practice has an immediate need for an organized, reliable Medical Assistant. The successful candidate will be responsible for fulfilling a myriad of administrative and medical duties and will provide in-room patient care, a wide array of medical testing, podiatric maintenance care, and medical charting along with cross training in billing support, scheduling, coding, patient liaising and filing. We’re looking for a team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment, who wants to grow professionally, and who enjoys working directly with people. If you have experience in the medical field, you might be perfect for this position. We promote from within, so career advancement is a possibility with this position.
Role and Responsibilities
Assist patients in and out of the exam/treatment room
Conduct vascular, neurological, musculoskeletal exams while documenting the encounter properly according to regulations
Perform podiatric maintenance to include nail care, callus trimming, and whirlpool therapy, among others
Handle patients in a medical environment
Keep documentation with every visit and maintain patient’s files up to date
Acknowledge and respond to relevant customer queries, needs and expectations
Suggest and promote activities, retail products or additional services for the benefits of the patients
Uphold hygiene standards and follow health and safety regulations
Cooperate with and report to administration on any arising issues
Be flexible and assume responsibilities outside of your job description on a temporary basis to keep the practice operating seamlessly for the patient experience
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Must be willing and able to learn quickly on the job
User level computer skills, G-Mail, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint; ability to learn additional job-related software
Fluent in English reading/writing.
Professional and courteous disposition.
Excellent communication and customer service skills.
Compassionate towards patients undergoing foot treatment with the ability to reassure them.
Positive attitude, ability to work in a team-oriented workplace and follow office processes.
Excellent time management skills.
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
Post-high school degree from an accredited medical institution preferred.
Medical Assistant Certificate from an accredited professional school preferred.
Ability to read medical notes and file documents accordingly preferred.
Medical office experience
Proficiency in Russian language is a plus
Will receive initial training for the instrumentation and job-related activities followed by on-the-job training
Bonuses paid out monthly based on performance
Commission available in addition to hourly rate
Awesome CEO, great bonuses, this podiatry office located in the heart of San Francisco’s Japan town has been healing patients for 20 years!
1600 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA