March 11, 2019

What Healthcare Providers Should Look for When Hiring Medical Assistants

Private healthcare practices need the best mix of talent to function smoothly, but between licensed medical staff and administrative personnel exists a gap that is ideally filled by someone with a grasp of both the clinical and clerical ends of medicine — a medical assistant. Not all medical assistants, however, receive the same training, and some won’t have the right blend of education and soft skills to be a good fit in every setting. When hiring, here’s what you should look for.