Event: Talk Saves Lives – brief introduction to suicide prevention

Learn the warning signs and risk factors of suicide and how together we can help prevent it.

When: September 29th, 2018
Doors open at 11am, Speaker at 11:30am.
Light refreshments provided.

Cost: Free
Brought to you by funds raised by Crutchfield Dermatology Foundation

Where: Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge
Cascade room
3450 Washington Dr.
Eagan, MN 55122

What: A community-based presentation that covers the general scope of suicide, the research on prevention, and what people can do to fight suicide.

suicide prevention

Front Desk Receptionist – Now Hiring

Crutchfield Dermatology is looking for a dedicated and highly motivated full-time Front Desk Receptionist. Individuals must have a positive attitude, offer excellent customer service, be detail-oriented, and have the ability to manage a high paced work environment. Responsibilities include answering phones, scheduling and confirming appointments, maintaining patient charts, verifying insurance eligibility, collecting payments, overseeing the front desk check in/out process and completing other various duties. Candidates must be available for any and all clinic hours (6:30am-7pm).

If interested, please email your resume and references to katiek@crutchfielddermatology.com.

Man with groin rash that won’t go away. What is your diagnosis? Crutchfield Dermatology Case of the Month.

A 64 year old man presented with a diagnosis of tinea cruris. He said that he had been treating it for 3 years without resolution. He reported using at least 3 different prescription anti-fungal creams and for the past 5 months and used a different prescription cream called triamcinolone. He reports little to no pruritus. With the rash being so resistant, his primary care doctor referred him to a dermatologist for evaluation. Continue reading Man with groin rash that won’t go away. What is your diagnosis? Crutchfield Dermatology Case of the Month.

Now Hiring – Full-Time Medical Assistant

Crutchfield Dermatology is looking for an exceptional full-time Medical Assistant!

At Crutchfield Dermatology, we provide our patients with the best dermatological care in a cheerful, caring atmosphere. Our employees enjoy a working environment where we encourage professional development, open communications, and mutual respect. Crutchfield Dermatology thrives on creativity, teamwork, loyalty, and innovation. We are dedicated to our community and maintain a tradition of service and leadership through charitable giving, community service, medical care, and education.

Can you easily connect with others, value personal interaction and have a high personal standard of excellence that is evident both in and outside work? Are you self-motivated, organized and driven to achieve? Are you also patient, genuine, approachable, and caring?

Job Duties: The Medical Assistant provides assistance in the examination and treatment of patients, under Physician supervision in a clinical setting.

Duties Include:

Chart review before patient clinical visit

Assisting physician with both medical and aesthetic procedures/treatments

Assisting in the MediSpa

Assisting patients in preparation for examination/procedure

Assists with efficient patient flow

Assists with orientation of new staff

Assist in events, educational seminars and community activities on behalf of Crutchfield Dermatology

Ability to work in a very demanding environment

Accountability and works as team player who is collaborative, positive and flexible

Applicant must look professional and be well-groomed

Commitment to ethical behavior, honesty, and forthrightness

Diploma/Certificate/GED required. The ideal candidate is a Certified Medical Assistant with medical and aesthetic assistant experience. Basic computer skills required.


Flexible schedule.

Health and dental benefits.

No cost aesthetic and cosmetic treatment plan for employees.

Employment growth opportunities.

Concierge service.

Crutchfield Dermatology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

Contact us today via email KellyK@CrutchfieldDermatology.com

Now Hiring – Part Time Coding Specialist in Billing Department



To accurately link ICD-10, CPT and HCPCS codes to daily charges, ensure ICD-10, CPT and HCPCS codes are updated and reviewed regularly for accuracy, monitor physician and physician extender coding practices, and ensure that all charges are accounted for and entered in a timely manner.


  • Monitors daily flow of office and laboratory charges to ensure accuracy and timeliness of entry.
  • Verifies and audits provider documentation.
  • Provides feedback and education to providers as needed to ensure documentation and compliance standards are met.
  • Links ICD-10 codes to CPT and HCPCS codes correctly and completely prior to processing for billing, insurance filing and revenue reporting.
  • Maximizes reimbursement through correct coding utilizing ICD-10, CPT, and HCPCS.
  • Works insurance denials with prompt turnaround to aid in appeals.
  • Provides complete and accurate information to patients requesting coding and pricing guidance for care and coverage.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Represent Crutchfield Dermatology in a professional manner related to appearance, communication and the maintenance of patient and company confidentiality.
  • Ability to work as a team member.
  • Ability to effectively incorporate the use of technology into day-to-day tasks Alpha and 10-key proficient
  • Ability to examine medical documents for accuracy and completeness.
  • Ability to prepare records in accordance with detailed instruction.
  • Ability to analyze work methods to effectively organize work, make improvements, and correct problems.
  • Ability to multi-task and switch gears based on workflows and situations requiring immediate action.
  • Remain up-to-date and knowledgeable of coding procedures as well as remains current with federal legislative changes that affect outcomes.
  • Knowledge of basic insurance policies, procedures and reimbursement practices


  • Completion of one or more of the following:
  • CPC through AAPC
  • CCS though AHIMA
  • RHIT through AHIMA
  • RHIA through AHIMA
  • Minimum one year coding experience required. Prefer two or more years’ experience.
  • Previous independent specialty physician practice experience preferred.
  • Previous EMR experience required.

Contact us today via email KellyK@CrutchfieldDermatology.com

Crutchfield Dermatology Annual 5K Pictures

An infant with papules and pustules on feet. What is your diagnosis? Dr. Crutchfield’s Case of the Month

Foot sores

11-month-old infant presents with pruritic crusted papules and pustules on feet, as seen in the picture. Also hand and axilla involvement. A teen cousin visiting for the summer has a similar rash, and both are very pruritic.

Here is a picture of a mineral oil scraping I took through the microscope ocular with my cell phone.

Microscopic photo

What is your diagnosis?

Continue reading An infant with papules and pustules on feet. What is your diagnosis? Dr. Crutchfield’s Case of the Month