The intention of the interviewer by asking this question is to know how much experience candidates have as a medical assistant. They may have just finished their training and only have internship experience, so will need to decide if they are a good fit for you in other ways.
In your answer must be included and show your
1. Medical assistant experience
2. Communication skills
3. Fit for your company
Sample Answer Example:
I have served as an intern as past of my medical assistant program. I just completed my program in June, and at the conclusion of my year of training, I was placed in a pediatrician's office as an intern. I shadowed and worked with the other medical assistants in the office, and I can say my time there really reaffirmed my belief that this is the right profession for me.