Emily Ritter grew up in California where she did her training to become a Certified Medical Assistant and Surgical Technician. Her six years of experience includes working as a surgical technician in San Diego, as well as a patient care coordinator in a similar practice in Portland.
At HealthMax, Emily is an integral part of operations. She helps with scheduling appointments, making referrals to specialists and processing medication refills through the pharmacy. Emily manages patient charts and all office correspondence. She is the point-person to answer questions about our policies, and is responsible for the coordination of your care. When New Patient joins us, she reviews the New Patient materials and address any concerns.
In addition, she also assists Dr. Michaelson in the exam room as the need arises. She alerts Dr. Michaelson to patient calls and questions and works diligently to meet patients needs in a timely manner. HealthMax patients are in good hands with Emily at their sides.
Emily loves practicing yoga, gardening, cooking, staying fit and healthy and spending time with friends and family. She is also taking courses in preparation for applying to nursing school.