Why did you choose this profession?
I chose this profession because I absolutely love working with patients of all ages. I am eager to help, and care for them as much as I possibly can. Anything to make them feel better and to put a smile on their face.
What do you enjoy about being a Medical Assistant?
I enjoy the adventures and the challenges as much as the patients. I cant wait to wake up each morning and see what the day has to bring. Meeting new people, Helping each person, making life easier for them as much as I can. I am not only a medical assistant but I am also their friend.
What special skills does it take to be a Medical Assistant?
I am an all around friendly person, I like making the patient feel comfortable and in a safe place. Letting them know that I am here for them with whatever they may need.
What do you find to be the most challenging part of your job?
There are going to be challenged all along the way, I love the challenges though. It a way to make yourself better and succeed all around. The most challenging part would probably be to but heads with another work associate, which is easily overcoming but can be very stressful in a work area.
Tell me about the hours you are used to working and your schedule.
In my recent job I work Steady hours, 8 to 5 Monday through Friday, which was great but before that I had All around job hour all week, I did very well with them and welcome them if that is the cost.
What are some of the benefits you are custom to as a Medical Assistant?
I already have insurance so that is not a priority, just a steady pay would be nice.
What are some of your most memorable experiences as a Medical Assistant?
I had a Man come in one valentines day who Was so Happy and nice it was like nothing could bring him down when out of no where while getting his blood pressure he burst in to tears. I was so confused and felt so sorry for the man. I told him to sit and I got him some Kleenex. I asked if he was okay and I told him I was here If he wanted to talk about it. His wife had Passed just 5 months before in a car accident and it was his first valentines day without her. We talked and I finally calmed him down and we made jokes and I gave him a hug. He told me that I was the sweetest person he had ever met and that he would never forget me.