Medical Assistant

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Contacts for Interviews:

Chris Kochanek, clinical manager, physician practices, 765.660.7600 or

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Interview Questions Answered:

  1. To hire a medical assistant, we will look for the necessary education and lprofessional registration.
  2. Pay range starts at $9.49 an hour and wage is based on experience and education. 
  3. Under the direction of the practitioner, maintains examination rooms and back office area, interacts with patients, obtains clinical history and performs tests as directed by the practitioner.
  4. Negative of career = stressful. Benefit = making a difference in patients' lives every day (rewarding and fulfilling).
  5. MGH offers a standard benefit package, including paid time off (holidays, sick and vacation time) as well as a comprehensive health insurance plan.
  6. The advancement opportunities in healthcare are numerous.

 Local Educational Institutions:

Ivy Tech State College /





Tucker Career & Technology Center / 664-9091