Medical Secretary Job Description

A Medical Secretary works in a hospital or other medical facility and prepares reports, transcribes dictation for medical staff, obtains medical histories of patients, and processes insurance payments, among other duties.

Medical Secretary Job Description Sample

We are looking for an organized medical secretary to assist with administrative duties within our medical facility. The successful candidate for this position will handle patient schedules, answer phone calls and emails, and deliver outstanding customer service to patients. You may also be tasked with assisting with medical billing as necessary.

Medical Secretary Salary

A medical secretary earns between $26,000 and $53,000 per year. The median salary for this position is $39,000 per year.

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Patrick Algrim is an experienced executive who has spent a number of years in Silicon Valley hiring and coaching some of the world’s most valuable technology teams. Patrick has been a source for Human Resources and career related insights for Forbes, Glassdoor, Entrepreneur,, SparkHire, and many more.


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