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How to Become a Health Unit Clerk

Duties, Responsibilities, Schooling, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary Once you’ve earned your Medical Assistant diploma, you’ve opened the door to a number of additional healthcare job opportunities that can advance your career and increase job satisfaction. Perhaps one of the most important positions available to an MA is a health unit clerk. Sometimes referred […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

How to Become a Licensed Practical Nurse

An in-depth look at the duties, responsibilities, schooling, requirements, certifications, job outlook, and salary expectations for today’s Licensed Practical Nurse Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) possess a broad range of skills and responsibilities, and becoming an LPN is often the springboard for becoming any one of a myriad of nursing specialists. With a wealth of knowledge […]