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Sample Interview Questions: Medical Assistant

Sample Interview Questions: Medical Assistant

The sample interview questions below will assist with your interview preparation when looking to fill a medical assistant job description

  • Tell me about your previous work experience as a medical assistant.
  • What were your primary responsibilities?
  • What type of responsibilities did you have with patients and visitors? 
  • Did you assist with any medical office procedures?
  • Did you counsel patients?
  • Tell me about a challenging situation with a patient and how you handled it.
  • What steps did you take to protect patient’s rights and confidentiality?
  • How did you add value to the patient’s experience?
  • Were you responsible for oversight of equipment and supplies?
  • Tell me about your computer skills.
  • What have you done at your present/last company to increase revenues, reduce costs, or save time? 
  • What have you done recently to become a better medical assistant? 
  • What makes you a great fit for this position?
  • What type of schedule are you looking to work? 
  • Would you be available to work extra hours if needed?

Whether you choose to conduct a panel interview or a solo interview, the questions below will help with your job interview preparation.

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