(Female, Age 27) from Los Angeles, CA
This is a REAL-LIFE job profile written by a Female aged 27 who works as a Medical Assistatn in Los Angeles, CA. We have removed all names and personal information in order to protect privacy. This professional kindly spent a bit of their time to complete one of our job profile surveys so that prospective job seekers like you could read their insights. Please excuse any punctuation or grammatical errors in this profile.
At a Glance
Basic data on your current job
|Job Title||Medical Assistatn|
|Other Compensation||None Set|
|Company Size||(not answered)|
|Location||Los Angeles, CA|
|Years Experience||7 years|
Opinions on your CAREER overall (i.e. not just your current job)
|Years in Career||0|
|Income Rating||0 / 10|
|Interest Rating||0 / 10|
|Work-Life Rating||0 / 10|
|Fulfilment Rating||0 / 10|
Current job Q&A
Describe the type of organization you work for.
i work in a private medical office with about 5 emoployees and one doctor
Describe your job role and responsibilities.
front office medical assistant, answer phones schedule appointments, deal with inusrance companies, verify insurance eligibility,
Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
insurance and retirement benefits as well as life insurance
Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
ii love my job the only problem is delaing with hard to deal with patients who are either crazy, and or mean but other than thqat i love what i do and where i work at
Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
private medical office ive always wanted to work in the medical field and would of love to be an RN but because of family and my work i am unaboe to compelte that goal
Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Job Title: 8
Level of Responsibility: 5
The Actual Work: 6
Table of Contents
How you got your job
How did you get your current job?
was referred by a friend
What was the application process?
submitted paper application
Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?
i was interviewed by the office manager and the docotr himself
If you can remember, what questions were you asked during the interview?
why i wanted to work in an office, if i liked what i did, and what type of personality, traits, and qualifications i would bring ot this job
Do you feel your employer properly prepared you for your job? Explain.
yes they helped get to where i am at and helped me succeed more later if i would like to switch to a different emplyer
Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?
i went 8 months to technical school to study my field and had 2 months of hands on tranining at a hospital
Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.
yes the school I went to was great in prepriong me for my job
If applicable, do you feel your internship experience helped you prepare for your job?
my internship actually was what helped me more for this job giving me actuall hand on eperience and helping me with procedures that school only talked about
If someone wanted to go about getting a job similar to yours, what would you recommend for him or her to do?
they should go to technical school like me. a very good in demand job compelted in less thtn a year the benefits are great
What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
they should be compassionate and patient.
Do you feel that you need a certain level of education or training to be successful in your job?
yes education and training is a must in this field
What advice would you give to someone who was about to start work in your position/ line of work?
be ready in meetin gall types of different personalities
Long-term career plans
Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
YES IT IS WORKING IN THE MEDICAL FIELD IS WHAT I ALWAYS WWANTED TO DO
What are your current career goals?
I WOULD LIKE TO WORK INA BIGGER OFFICE THAT PAYS MORE
Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?
Prior work history
Please list your most recent jobs prior to this current job:
|Prior Job 1||MEDICAL ASSISTANT||7 YEARS||20||FORNT OFFICE MEDICAL ASSISTANT|
|Prior Job 2||MEDICAL ASSISTATNT||1||9||BACK OFFICE MEDICAL ASSSITANT|
Please list your educational background:
High School GPA:3.2
|Graduate or Professional
(Masters or Doctorate)
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