Medical Secretaries


Perform secretarial duties using specific knowledge of medical terminology and hospital, clinic, or laboratory procedures. Duties may include scheduling appointments, billing patients, and compiling and recording medical charts, reports, and correspondence.
Also called: Medical Office Specialist, Medical Secretary, Unit Secretary, Unit Support Representative

Knowledge:

    Business
  • customer service
  • administrative services
    Arts and Humanities
  • English language
    Engineering and Technology
  • computers and electronics

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • talking to others
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it

Abilites:

    Verbal
  • listen and understand what people say
  • communicate by speaking
    Attention
  • do two or more things at the same time
  • pay attention to something without being distracted

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Attention to Detail
  • Integrity
  • Cooperation
  • Dependability
  • Self Control
  • Concern for Others

Technology:

    Medical software
  • MEDITECH Medical and Practice Management MPM Suite
  • MEDITECH software
    Accounting software
  • Accounts payable software
  • Intuit QuickBooks
    Word processing software
  • Addressing software
  • Microsoft Word

Education:

    some college
    high school diploma/GED
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