Frequently asked questions
What are the most important qualities a medical receptionist should have?
There are a number of qualities that physicians look for in a great medical receptionist. They include:
- Strong communication
- Multitasking capabilities
- Organizational abilities
- Strong interpersonal skills
As a medical receptionist how can I know if I am being paid fairly?
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What are the skills needed to be a medical receptionist?
Skills you generally should have to qualify to be a medical receptionist are:
- Customer service skills
- Communication skills
- Data entry
- Strong attention to detail
- Receptionist experience
- Healthcare experience
- Bilingual (preferred but not required)