Medical Assistant

Full Time

Hampton, VA

Certified Medical Assistant

Tidewater Orthopaedics Hampton, VA office has an immediate need for Full-Time Certified Medical Assistants. We are currently searching for reliable Medical Assistants to perform various office and clinical duties to keep our healthcare practice running efficiently. Our Medical Assistants work directly with healthcare practice staff to maintain patient records, explain common medical procedures to patients and assist in basic examinations. This is a fast paced position which requires the ability to multi-task while making critical decisions. The qualified Medical Assistant must have reliable transportation, as they will be required to commute to our Williamsburg, Virginia office when scheduled.


  • Provide exceptional patient care to include explanation of procedure to be done.
  • Record patient information such as vital signs, weight and changes in medical history
  • Clean and prepare examination rooms prior to patients appointments
  • Properly apply and instruct patient on application of splints and dressings
  • Using EMR to order additional testing, work notes and prescriptions as dictated by the physician
  • Autoclaving and cleaning of instruments and other clinic equipment
  • Perform PT/INR exam on patients to include instruction on Coumadin dosage per the physician
  • Wound cleaning, suture removal and dressing of wounds
  • Maintain cleanliness and stocking of rooms
  • Other job duties as assigned

Education and Experience:

  • Must hold one of the following certifications:
  • Certified Medical Assistant
  • Certified Clinical Medical Assistant
  • Registered Medical Assistant
  • Licensed Practical Nurse * 2+ years of experience working for a healthcare practice or hospital
  • Experience in Orthopaedics preferred, but not required
  • CPR Certified
  • must be able to travel to Hampton and Williamsburg offices
  • able to multitask and work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Physical Demand:

Frequently standing, walking and sitting. Ability to pull, lift, carry and push greater than 150lbs repetitive. Frequent stooping, kneeling, balancing, climbing and balancing. 95% of work will be performed inside with noise and/or vibrations. No extreme heat, cold, wet or humid work environment. Repetitive physical and verbal interaction with patients.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $12.00 - $16.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discount
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vision Insurance


  • healthcare practice or hospital: 3 years (Required)
  • Orthopaedic: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Certified Medical Assistant (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Store Discounts

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations


  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends
  • Day shift
  • 8 hour shift

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

Work Remotely:

  • No