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Medical Secretary

Medical Secretary


$ Min. 19,46$ / h
Max. 23,42$ / h

Description and Responsibilities

Medical secretaries receive patients, transcribe medical reports, book appointments and maintain files in order to ensure efficient service. They protect document confidentiality and file items in a way that is easily retrievable. 

Education and Training Requirements

Medical secretary This link opens a new window. schools and training programs with specialized professional certificates are offered in most regions of Québec. 

Required Interests, Skills and Personality Type

  • Must be a good communicator
  • Must be responsible and organized
  • Must enjoy completing repetitive tasks according to established standards
  • Must enjoy physical work and handling (medical) instruments
  • Must exercise discretion
  • Must have excellent initiative and be able to work autonomously
  • Must love contact with the public

Personality Type (RIASEC)

  • C - Prefers to work in a methodical and structured way, according to established standards
  • S - Prefers to be in contact with people and to help them
  • A - Prefers completing creative tasks

Work Environment

Medical secretaries mainly work in hospitals

Useful Links

Confidentiality Policy | Service statement | Accessibility
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