Medical Assistant Resume Tips

As a medical assistant, you offer industry-specific skills and knowledge to the staff you support and the and patients you help. Fill your resume with details of the training and experience you bring to a busy clinic or practice.

Medical Assistant Resume Highlights - Skills and Responsibilities

Get noticed by highlighting skills that include your certifications as well as office experience:

  • Medical coding or billing
  • Patient care
  • Scheduling
  • Supply management

Medical Assistant Resume Highlights - Success Stories

Share stories that show your are reliable and an asset to the daily functions of an office:

  • Performance reviews
  • Positive attendance record
  • Experience supporting doctors and RNs

Medical Assistant Resume Example

Certified Medical Assistant, Prairie Hill Pediatric Associates, Flower Mound, TX
July 2010 - September 2013

Skills

  • Medical billing and coding: Apply knowledge of standard coding in chart preparation, patient interviews, and exam records of Health System pediatric clinic for four to six physicians and RN staff.
  • Patient Care: Perform preliminary pediatric patient exam, including height and weight for newborns to teens, blood pressure, pulse, and temperature. Utilize phlebotomy tech skills for blood draws in in-house lab.
  • Office Management: Responsible for sanitation and restocking of exam rooms and patient intake area. Inventory and reorder medical supplies, and manage work order requests for equipment or facility repairs.

Successes

  • Research and schedule patient service training for medical assistant staff. Led service plan to increase client satisfaction survey results by 3%, 2011 to 2012.
  • Spotless attendance record, zero sick or personal days used over three-year employment.
  • Consistently positive annual reviews from managers for technical, office, and patient care skills. Praised for time management, internal as well as client communication skills, and accurate record keeping.