I was asked how long I have been a medical assistant, my qualifications , and what were my areas of expertise . Also, I was asked , and quizzed on HIPPA laws, and overall patient care. The back office medical assistant supervisor , and I did a one, on one "skit" if you will, pretending that she was the patient, and I was her medical assistant. She wanted to see how I conducted myself personally, as well as professionally.
I informed them that, I have fourteen years experience working as a medical assistant. Also, my areas of expertise include: family practice , pain management , and cardiology. I began my career as a medical assistant in 1997. I have the most experience working in family practice ( 10 years to be exact). The great thing about working in family medicine for so many years, is that it's so diverse. I gained a vast spectrum of knowledge in so many specialties over the years. Less