At Erickson Dermatology, delivering the highest quality client care while providing an overall excellent experience is what defines us – offering the latest advancements in Cosmetic Dermatology administered by team-players who have a genuine passion for helping people look and feel their best is how we do it. We are on the forefront of the industry and take great pride in offering exceptional treatments and outstanding client satisfaction. Our business values provide our team members with careers that are fulfilling while continuing to evolve and offer opportunities to develop new skills. We are a female-lead practice that is located on the exclusive Magnificent Mile in downtown Chicago and are looking for top performers in the industry to join our team! Erickson Dermatology is where individual aspirations are fulfilled, and quality of life is enhanced each and every day by working alongside fellow staff members to deliver exceptional client care and an overall outstanding experience.
We are currently accepting applications for an experienced Medical Assistant, with a background in Dermatology and/or Cosmetic Dermatology, to join our growing esthetics practice.
Job Responsibilities & Requirements:
- Registered Medical Assistant with at least 2 years of experience in dermatology
- Experience assisting with surgical procedures
- Preparing for and assisting with treatments by the Physician, RN and esthetician
- Providing after-care instructions and follow up calls.
- Will assist with all clinic activities including answering phones, booking appointments and answering questions about services offered in the clinic,
- Cleaning, sanitizing and turning over rooms for the next patient and laundry
- Provide quotes for services.
- Collect payments for procedures
- Provide Visia skin analysis, FotoFinder photos prior to treatments/consult with the doctor
- Charting with EZDerm
- Book appointments in Aquity, Millennium and EZderm
- Record payments in Millennium
- Promote and sell applicable skin care products, services and treatments during client interactions; both on the phone and in the clinic
- Possess a congenial diplomacy and maintain a consistently high standard of one’s appearance and professionalism that coincides with the high standard the Erickson Dermatology brand.
- Adhere to HIPPA and OSHA standards
- Autoclave instruments and maintain proper maintenance and logs
- Maintain biopsy and treatment logs
Ability to confidently explain treatments, payment policies of the practice, including obtaining a deposit at time of new consult booking. Ability to book an inbound lead is required. Additionally, all employees must be able make personal connections over the phone so that when a client walks through our door for their first time, they immediately know they made the best choice by selecting Erickson Dermatology.
Our staff is skilled at effectively minimizing client stress/anxiety related to procedures/treatments as well as confidently providing reassurances that the recommended treatment(s) are tailored to address the client’s expressed needs/desired results. As such, all clinic staff must be intimately familiar with every treatment, product and service offered at Erickson Dermatology, and be able to explain in detail the treatment expectations and benefits and cost.
Needs to effectively manage and control client flow and be adept at problem solving. Must be organized and able to manage multiple tasks. Ability to figure things out ahead of time, make sound decisions/recommendations and conduct oneself professionally while juggling several responsibilities. Ability to communicate effectively with the doctor, clients and other staff members in a respectful and professional manner at all times is a must.
Experience and comfort with using technology to effectively perform the duties of this position are necessary. Our practice utilizes several software systems and a working knowledge is required
- EZDerm, Millennium Systems spa software, Aquity, Microsoft Office,
Training on each of these systems can be provided, but the successful candidate must be able to learn and confidently use technology.
Mannerly and hospitable applicants only.
This is a full-time position based on 35-40 hours per week. Business hours are typically Monday through Saturday; employees schedule will depend on clinic needs. We offer an excellent benefits package that includes paid holidays, PTO, health insurance, 401k with matching and discretionary year end profit sharing to the 401K. Pay is commensurate with experience level.
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