Medical Assistant Interview Questions
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Tell me about a time when you handled multiple tasks at once?
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I handled it very well in a professional manner.
I plan a strategy first then I know what I am going to do with that multiple tasks.
I have the skills of coordinating in the unit by communicating with the staffs helping patients and carer at the time by prioritising my work according to the needs.
I had to perform a throat culture on one patient while getting things prepared for the next patient.
Once I was on the phone with a pharmacy to get PA forms faxed and at the same time I was on the computer finishing stuff up.
In my past and current job I have had to handle multiple tasks at one. As a medical assistant I've had to check patients in while preparing exam rooms and being called in to assist the physician.
I would run 2 to 3 machines at the same time at another job. I would manage my time between all the machines to keep up my rate.
Ive really not had to do much multiple tasks in any of my practicums but you just take one thing at a time and get the most important one done first.
I had to registrar and triage the patient.
I work with kids and I would have about 18 to 27 kids in the classroom I will listen to one kid and move onto the next as well as cleaning and organzing my classroom.