Medical Assistant (Gap Year Opportunity) - Lenox Hill

Schweiger Dermatology New York , NY 10007

Posted 2 weeks ago

Are you deciding on a post-graduate program? Are you applying to PA school, medical school, nursing school, and need clinical experience? Or are you ready for a career change?

We are looking for college graduates who have an interest in the medical field, whether you have majored in the sciences or are switching tracks, we want to help you on your journey!

In this position, you will gain a lot of experience in what it's like to be a provider in private practice. Our provider has gone to the best school and training programs in the country and will all share her clinical knowledge with you as you work side by side. You will be part of a team, who's dedication is to provide the best patient experience. Alongside their provider, peers, and other team members, you will learn how private healthcare operates.

We are looking for staff at our Lenox Hill office who is available 4 days per week. The position comes with benefit such as medical benefits, paid time off, 401k match, HSA contributions, and even pet insurance.

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Gather patient data, record data in EMR, and share that information with the provider they are assisting

  • Set up equipment and/or surgical trays for procedures to be performed by licensed practitioners

  • Prep patients for the application of Levulon, blue light services, Cool Sculpting, or laser services

  • Prepare the patient's skin for the numbing cream to be applied

  • Assist patients in the lightbox for phototherapy

  • Communicate with patients as directed by the provider

  • Send medications ordered by the provider to the patient's pharmacy

  • Properly care for all equipment used to practice dermatology

  • May be asked to do additional tasks for office and patient care when working in office as needed


  • COVID-19 Vaccination required

  • Candidates may submit proof of medical or religious exemption

  • Must be computer savvy and familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills

  • Excellent patient relation and customer services skills

  • Open availability to work during weekdays and weekends

Schweiger Dermatology Group, is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its hiring process with applicants, whether internal or external, because of race, creed, color, age, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information, veteran status, military status, application for military service or any other class per local, state or federal law.

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Medical Assistant (Gap Year Opportunity) - Lenox Hill

Schweiger Dermatology