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How to Become an EKG Technician

Duties, Responsibilities, Schooling, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary Once you have earned your Medical Assistant diploma, you can pursue a variety of healthcare careers based on the knowledge and skills you gained while pursuing your education and training. One of the most widely available alternative jobs you can apply for as an MA is […]

Phlebotomy Technician taking blood from a patient

How to Become a Phlebotomy Technician

Duties, Responsibilities, Schooling, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary As a Medical Assistant, you can pursue a variety of healthcare careers with the knowledge and skills you gained throughout your education and training. One of the most accessible alternative jobs you can apply for as an MA is a phlebotomy technician. Becoming a phlebotomy technician […]

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How to Become a Medical Office Assistant

Duties, Responsibilities, Schooling, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary Upon earning your Medical Assistant certification, the skillsets and knowledge base you’ve acquired along the way open the door to a wide array of available healthcare careers. Perhaps the most visible and public-facing of those careers available to an MA is a Medical Office Assistant. As […]

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What Other Jobs Can a Medical Assistant Apply For?

Discover Some of the Best Alternative Careers for Medical Assistants Medical assisting has quickly become one of the hottest careers in the medical field. In as little as 10 months, you can earn a medical assistant (MA) diploma and begin working in the healthcare industry. Medical assistants fill a critical role on the healthcare team, […]

Once You’re a Certified MA, How Can You Grow Your Career?

Once You’re a Certified MA, How Can You Grow Your Career?

Medical Assistants have ample opportunity to sharpen their skills and advance their careers. Once you’re a certified MA, you may be wondering how can you grow your career? Let’s explore professional development for successful Medical Assistants who are looking for that next occupational and personal challenge after receiving certification. Medical Assistant Schools Many Medical Assistants […]

Some of the Places MAs Work

Some of the Places MAs Work

When making a final decision on a career, it’s important to consider all aspects of a chosen path. Work environment is one major factor that impacts overall satisfaction. For instance, you should consider your levels of desire for patient interaction, traditional or alternative schedules, etc. Before you make your final decision on whether or not […]