Summary Medical Administrative Assistant in Canada
Find key facts and figures about working as a medical administrative assistant. The following information is applicable to all Medical administrative assistants (NOC 13112).
Note that some information in this job profile is based on the 2016 version of the NOC.
Medical administrative assistants perform a variety of secretarial and administrative duties in doctor's offices, hospitals, medical clinics and other medical settings.
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Post-secondary or apprenticeship
This occupation usually requires a college diploma (community college, institute of technology or CÉGEP), an apprenticeship training of less than 2 years, or more than 6 months of on-the-job training.
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Median wage in Canada
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The job prospects vary across Canada depending on the province or territory.
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- Interview patients to obtain case histories
- Schedule and confirm appointments
- Complete insurance and other claim forms
- Maintain filing system
- Perform general clerical work, such as order supplies and maintain inventory
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