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Medical assistant Interview Questions in United States

Employers hiring medical assistants are looking for candidates with a mastery of both clerical and interpersonal skills. Expect to be quizzed on health care procedures as well as experience tending to patient needs. You may be asked to answer role-play question that will test your ability to handle difficult patients in a sympathetic and professional way. Be aware that many employers will expect candidates to be certified by the American Association of Medical Assistants.

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How do you handle stress and pressure of a fast paced environment?

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If I feel that I have been asked to do too much, I will speak up and ask for something to be delegated to another co worker.

I tackle each task one at a time. I make sure that I am being efficient. If I feel overwhelmed or feel that I am unable to complete a task I would ask for assistance.

I am able to multi task and I am very good at time management. I love working in a fast paced environment and it’s just a given that stress and pressure comes along with that environment. I perform my best in this type of environment.

How would you handle an upset patient coming up to the front desk and complaining?

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How would you treat a patient that suddenly fell unconscious?

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Give me an example of an unhappy patient and how you made them happy before they left the office.

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do you have children?

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Experience with patients and customer service skills

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Can you draw blood and give shots?

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If your manager is not present, what decision would you be comfortable making?

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Do you have children

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Why are you leaving your current job.

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