Medical Office Receptionist Jobs Offer a Healthy Future

As the population ages, doctors will need to hire more people in medical office careers to perform routine clerical and organizational duties to keep their practices running smoothly. Physician offices, clinics, physical therapy and personal care centers and many other healthcare facilities will also need to meet this demand, which explains why jobs for receptionists and information clerks are on the rise.

The U.S. Department of Labor estimates a 10% increase in receptionist jobs by 2024, an increase of 97,800 jobs. Patients appreciate medical receptionists who keep accurate records, schedule office visits and exams and provide excellent customer service.

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  • The U.S. Department of Labor predicts a 10% growth rate in receptionist careers by 2024

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Receptionists (January 13, 2016).