A medical receptionist provides assistance to executives, managers and office employees while assisting patients and families. During duty time, a receptionist uses several skills that help the facility run smoothly and maintain the clinic’s professional image.

The skills section of a medical receptionist resume contains specialized training/education and summarizes personality traits that would benefit your future employer. Medical receptionist skills section can also be called Profile, Strengths, Qualifications, or Capabilities.

Following are some sample skills for medical receptionist resume. You may select 4 to 5 skills statements to make your resume.

Sample Skills for Medical Receptionist Resume

• Highly skilled in performing front desk duties in a healthcare setting

• Well-versed in greeting and interacting with patients and relatives

• Documented success in answering and screening telephone calls on multi-line system, taking messages, and providing appropriate information

• Proficient in verifying and updating necessary information in the medical database

• Talented to perform all kinds of registration functions and collect copays

• Well-versed in scheduling patient appointments following office policies

• Able to coordinate transportation for patients and assists with ambulatory difficulties

• Demonstrated ability to interact with patients, nurses and doctors

• Profound ability to check-in and check-out patients efficiently

• Able to multitask and work in a fast pace environment

• Excellent customer service acumen

• Able to schedule tests and procedures and enter referrals into the system

• Adept at managing busy waiting room

• Familiar with advanced medical office procedures.

• Bilingual: English/Spanish

• Working knowledge of computers and Microsoft Windows, Word and Excel