If you’ve ever been stuck longer than you wanted in a doctor’s waiting room, you’d probably like the healthcare staff to be just a little bit more efficient. As a Medical Assistant, efficiency will be just one of the pillars of your professional success. Clinics and physicians’ offices often fall behind because they’re short-staffed or overbooked. And doctors can only be in so many places at once. That’s when Medical Assistants can step in to keep them on track, and on time.