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Medical Assistant

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Job Description

Vitreo-Retinal Consultants, Inc. is seeking a Medical Assistant for its Hermitage, PA location. A Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) or Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) is preferred. However, we would consider training someone who is willing to learn and who has a basic understanding of medical history taking and medical terminology. We offer a competitive salary, commensurate with your experience.

We are a private practice ophthalmology group that specializes in the retina. We have six fellowship-trained retinal specialists, four main locations, and multiple satellite and surgery centers. We have proudly been serving our communities for 41 years.

Travel is required for this position to our other three locations: Canton, OH; Mentor, OH; and Canfield, OH.

We are seeking a bright candidate with:

  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills
  • Professionalism
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize “on the fly”
  • Ability to pay attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment


  • Taking patient histories
  • Pre-exam testing
  • Assisting and scribing for physicians during exams, procedures, and advanced diagnostic testing.

Qualifications and skills required:

  • Ophthalmology/Retina experience preferred but not required
  • Ability to travel to outlying offices (mileage reimbursed)
  • Electronic Health Record (EHR) experience
  • One year of medical assisting experience (ophthalmology experience is a plus, but is not required)

Starting Pay:

  • Ophthalmic Assistant:$16 per hour
  • Certified Ophthalmic Assistant:$19 per hour
  • Surgery Assistant: $22 per hour

Please send a cover letter and resume to apply.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $16.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Free parking
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Hermitage, PA 16148: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • EMR systems: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Vital signs: 1 year (Preferred)


  • BLS Certification (Preferred)
  • Certified Medical Assistant (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

Employee Ratings Vitreo-Retinal Consultants, Inc.

  • Based on full-time and part-time employees only, with 7 reviewers

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    Recommend to a friend

    They do business with integrity and rational thinking. Overall, it's an excellent place to work, with products that are winning in the marketplace.


  • Docs will always have a special place in my heart Technician

    2021-01-19 20:33:07.793

    MAG is probably the best doc to work for in stark county, employee appreciation, professionalism

    Office drama, travel, unpredictable schedules, Catty