Clinic Connections blog

Welcome to your virtual break room. Take a few minutes to nourish yourself with career advice, tips on clinic life, and recipes for self-care before helping your next patient. You’ll be glad you did.


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We love fruit-infused water!

It’s summer and we’re supposed to be drinking more water than any of us ever do. That’s why it’s a great time to punch up our water bottles with some fruit and add some flavor! Here are three sites we…

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MA resources we use

There are a few sites that are our favorite go-to’s for great Medical Assistant info.  What’s your favorite?  Share in the comments! Washington State Society of Medical Assistants  This site has it all!  Info about certification and re-certification, continuing ed, and…

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Working with preschool patients: 4 tips we love

There’s nothing harder than a preschooler.  They’re stronger than they look, they’re determined, they’re very aware of their surroundings, and they will remember what happens.  I was talking with a coworker about this and we shared about the same strategies…

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Our 3 Favorite High-Energy Snack Recipes

We’ve seen some great recipes come through pintrest but none top these – easy, some are no bake, tasty, and still healthy!  What are your favorites?  Leave a recipe or a link in the comments! 1. Key Lime Coconut Energy…

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4 Things That Make a Clinic a Great Place to Work

1. Staff feel rewarded for our work. Nothing shows appreciation for the hard work we do every day like good wages, affordable healthcare benefits, and retirement security.  We give our all every day so it’s important that we aren’t worrying…

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3 things great MAs ask their patients

We all go through the standard questions… but there are a few that stand out to make patient experience and working with the MD much better.  Here are readers’ three favorite questions you can ask patients that will make your…

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