Locations hiring: Bucktown, Millennium Park, Oak Park, Streeterville & Bourbonnais!
As a full-time, on-site Medical Assistant, YOU will be a part of a collaborative team scribing for and supporting dermatology providers by ensuring all patients receive high quality, efficient, and comprehensive care - while demonstrating consistent adherence to the practice’s standards and procedures. You will be an integral part of helping to communicate with and educate patients, as well as assisting providers during medical and cosmetic procedures. You must be a detailed-oriented, proactive, initiative-taking individual with a passion for healthcare. This is a great opportunity for those who are interested in other advanced healthcare positions. Pre-med and science graduates will benefit from and excel in this position! Previous experience in the medical field is a plus but we will train YOU. At least 2 years of customer service experience and advanced proficiency with computers are necessary.
YOU must have at least a high school diploma or equivalent, with at least one year of Dermatology and/or Cosmetic Surgery experience. Certified Medical Assistant and Scribing experience preferred but not required. EMR experience - preferably Nextech or comparable software. CPR / BLS & Bloodborne Pathogen Certification preferred. You must also have basic typing, computer, English, and mathematical skills. You must have an appropriate sense of discretion in dealing with varied and difficult situations; ensure compliance with all HIPPPA regulations; be able to communicate effectively with providers, patients, co-workers, and vendors. In addition, you must have the ability to work as a team member; manage multiple tasks simultaneously and excels under pressure; be empathetic with patients’ needs and concerns; be attentive to detail; and be able to convey a positive, professional attitude in all your interactions with others.
WE are a growing dermatology company with several locations in and around the City of Chicago. Our professional, fast paced, busy clinical environments offer fun, resilient, accountable, courageous, and entrepreneurial teams where you can not only grow your medical career, but also help grow a young and energetic company. We offer our employees merit based competitive pay, on-the-job training, and direct hands-on experience with patients. Our benefits include healthcare (medical, dental, and vision), voluntary insurance, 401K retirement, paid time off (holidays, sick time, and vacation), complimentary or discounted services, continuing education, and training. Our Bucktown Practice is a modern and fast-paced practice well-known for its extensive offerings of skincare treatments, high standard of services, excellent quality of patient care, and diverse team of exceptional individuals. It is located in the newly retrofitted Elston Corridor in the Bucktown neighborhood, at 1765 N. Elston Avenue. We are close to public transportation (Blue and Brown Lines) and near the busy Lincoln Park and Wicker Park Neighborhoods!
Core Values of our Company - VitalSkin Dermatology!
Having fun: we celebrate success and failure, we find humor in our daily lives, we create a fun atmosphere, and we enjoy being together.
Being a team: we care for one another and build each other up, we embrace diversity and inclusion, we collaborate, and we serve one another – forming a strong family bond.
Being resilient: we expect the unexpected, we embrace the need to change, `we are optimistic and grateful, and we are focused on our mission and vision.
Being accountable: we strive to provide value every day; we use data to continually improve, we continually evaluate competing priorities, and we deliver exceptional results.
Being courageous: we are not afraid to be vulnerable, we have ideological debates, we rise to the challenge, facing problems head-on, and we make the tough decisions.
Being entrepreneurial: we have an owner’s mentality, we set high goals, we strive to be a leader in our industry, and we manage our business and financial risk.