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You might hire a medical assistant to:

  • Cultivate a safe, secure, and healthy environment for patients and colleagues, and to enhance the quality of service and care provided

  • Understand the provider-to-patient flow to better assist physicians and nurses in maintaining an efficient, productive office

  • Create and maintain relationships of confidence and trust with existing and new patients

  • Help answer patient questions and address their concerns before, during, and after examination

  • Maintain/update accurate and secure electronic patient medical records accurately and securely

Required skills and qualifications
Preferred skills and qualifications  
Several years of experience as a medical assistant at a healthcare facility
Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in a medical specialty
Proven organizational skills
Strong working knowledge of inventory management processes
Working knowledge of patient management software systems (ex: NueMD, Veristream, AdvancedMD)
Proven ability to collaborate effectively with medical professionals
Superior communication skills
High level of professionalism
  Proven dedication to patient-centered care
  Fluency in more than one language, including American Sign Language