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Ms. Lillian

Updated 2 days ago

National Healthcareer Association for MA Certification - 328 Replies

Hi guys, I am certified as a CCMA, CPT, and CET through the NHA. A few things: Most employers are looking for AAMA or ABHES certifications...

Erin G

Updated 6 days ago

Problems faced by Medical Assistant - 163 Replies

[QUOTE who="m. g. in Fort Worth, Texas"]i am medical assistant bur need to get certified do you know where i can get certified[/QUOTE] With the...


Updated 6 days ago

Medical assistant - 34 Replies

[QUOTE who="Verygood in Plymouth, Indiana"]Looking to get into a job as a Medical Assistant . Recently recevd my 1 yr. medical certificate, but not...


Updated 14 days ago

Refresher Course - 145 Replies

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN PRACTICE LECTURE AND EXAM QUESTIONS – TRY FOR FREE!!! Studying for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Lectures and Exam? Try...

Marvina, Los Angeles

Updated 17 days ago

No new grads? whats the point of going to school than? - 50 Replies

OMG! Typing on this phone presents typos, watch out! Finding a "career-oriented position" is an uphill battle. But, you've got to believe your...

Jury 14

Updated 21 days ago


[QUOTE who="Susie in Long Beach, California"]I know, I wish the same too, that some professionals would read our pledge to start hiring new medical...


Updated 25 days ago

medical assistant is a stupid career - 1902 Replies

[QUOTE who="padillax in Newark, New Jersey"]Not saying that MA's do more than RN's because that wold just be stupid, but give credit where credit is...


Updated 28 days ago

are there any travel agents that hire medical assistance to travel around the country. - 47 Replies

[QUOTE who="*Misipi*22*Lady*"]How much do traveling MA's make? Can you travel as soon as you finish a two year MA associates degree...

Actively seeking job

Updated 1 month ago


[QUOTE who="Erin in Pembroke, Massachusetts"]You both cannot spell.[/QUOTE] Why comment if you have nothing helpful or supportive to say?


Updated 1 month ago

Can you get a job if you are not certified? - 13 Replies

hello, I am a medical assistant in California "not certified", and will be moving to Texas soon, my question is can I continue to be an M.A. in...

Updated 1 month ago

need a job or externship - 42 Replies

I just graduated last week from Ashworth University for Medical Office Assistant online,looking to start my externship or new job...I reside in...


Updated 1 month ago

Interview Preparation - 74 Replies

[QUOTE who="jho in San Jose, California"][/QUOTE] Are you kidding me $14-$16 dollars $30 for a CMA/AAMA. Try $9-$10 bucks here in Ohio


Updated 1 month ago

I have A felony - 160 Replies

why didn't you get the theft charge expunged. I heard from a friend of mine that someone he knew said it took eighteen months to get first degree...

Updated 2 months ago

certified medical assistant - 1159 Replies

[QUOTE who="Theresa in Pensacola, Florida"]Does anyone know if there is a refresher Medical Assistant course. I took the course in 1996 and never...

Updated 2 months ago


I am a Medical Assistant Certification Proctor and a Sr. Medical Assistant Instructor. I offer a Live Online and Interactive Medical Assistant...

Updated 2 months ago

refresher course - 6 Replies

[QUOTE who="lweter843 in Gulf Breeze, Florida"]I have been out of the medical assistant field since 2008, Iv'e been seaching for a ma job here in...


Updated 2 months ago


Hi I would like to know if ASA really give financial Aid or loan ?


Updated 2 months ago

Does Administrative Medical Assisting require the talking of blood? - 1 Reply

I am finishing an AMA program and it did not require phlebotomy. It does require Math. I had to take up to Math65, and then Medical Math. There is no...

Tami Pallan

Updated 2 months ago

Does anyone know staffing agency for a medical assistants that willing to hire entry level - 98 Replies

Well I went to Charter College in long beach,ca. and they promised to help you find a job if you didn't get hired at your externship site yah all...


Finding medical assistant job being a male

why is it harder for a male to find an MA job i don't know what else to do I'm fresh out of college i have over 500 house of practice out side of...


Updated 3 months ago

Medical Assistant Externship - 100 Replies

[QUOTE who="veronica in Baltimore, Maryland"]I am a Medical Assistant student at Everest Institute. I am currently seeking an externship site in or...


Medical Assisting Jobs

Hello all! I am desperate for advice about how to find a job as a medical assistant. I finished from an accredited school this January with a 3.96...


Updated 3 months ago

Over 50 and can't find a job in Vegas - 59 Replies

[QUOTE who="Steven in Sumter, South Carolina"]Best way to solve age discrimination. Work for yourself. That or do what I decided in my 20's, be...


Updated 3 months ago

Med. Asst. jobs after school? - 27 Replies

I graduated as a MA in January 2013 at a new college in Temecula and still have not found a job. You need to volunteer in a location as an MA for 6...


Updated 3 months ago

i can't find i job as medical assisntat help please - 89 Replies

I have been in the medical field for 5 years. I started out within a major hospital in Rhode Island within a clinical grant program involving...


Updated 3 months ago

medical assistant wages - 197 Replies

[QUOTE who="Tiffany in Columbus, Ohio"]----In response to your comment that is more than insulting to me as a student right now in college to be a...


Updated 3 months ago

medical assistant - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Susan in Manassas, VA in Manassas, Virginia"]Trinia, you should consider yourself quite lucky, as most of your colleages are unemployed....


Updated 3 months ago

Medical Assistant Question - 8 Replies

Hmm, I don't really know much about other medical professions to be honest with you. If it were me? I'd start by looking at local hospital/clinic job...


Updated 3 months ago


[QUOTE who="RN lmao in Washington, District of Columbia"]Sorry for the double post but you get the gist.[/QUOTE] Relax would ya!


Updated 4 months ago

Should I go back to school to refresh my clinical training, or just throw in the towel and move on? - 1 Reply

you'll probably just have to take jobs you don't want in order to have the experience (like float or temp positions)- that's how I got a year's...


Updated 4 months ago

Should Medical Assistants have a Lincense to practice under their scope of practice? - 97 Replies

Licensed? No way. We work under doctors, that's the core of what we do. Licensing is silly. Certified/Registered? Yes. I live in Seattle- Washington...

Ammie Abad

Updated 4 months ago

MA interview at Kaiser - 2 Replies

hi there what happen to the group interview? I was just wondering what are the questions for the group interview. I have one coming up on monday...

Terry Wakefield

Updated 4 months ago

An e-mail to a recruiter got me a job out of over a 100 graduates in a 6 month period - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="Terry Wakefield in Lewisville, Texas"]@cndy, As a national medical and dental recruiter, we look for quality candidates for our clients....

Susan Ward

Finding Employment vs.saturated market

Fellow CCMAs, RMAs - (please offer your opinion, good or bad) I too have had boatloads of headaches, heartaches and general frustration in finding...


Medical Assistant Job Sort Of

Got NCCT certified as a National Certified Medical Assistant and could not find a MA job because of lack of experience. Finished my externship in...


Medical Office Administration

How likely is it that I can get a job after taking MOA course?


Updated 5 months ago

Has anyone heard about a Specialty Certified Medical Assistant? - 11 Replies

Medical Assistant is not a scam, but a much better option is LVN/LPN. The MA programs are typically businesses such as the one's you see on daytime...

scjkenny@gmail. com

Updated 5 months ago

Carnegie Institute / Medical Assistant Programs in Michigan - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Vera in Utica, Michigan"]Hello all, I will be attending a one year accredited Medical assistant program at Carnegie Institute in Troy,...


Updated 6 months ago

I want to a Billingual Medical Assistant but... - 27 Replies

I'm in the middle of a medical assistant program and plan to graduate in June. Here in Los Angeles, I see a lot of postings for medical assistants...


Updated 6 months ago

No Jobs, School was a waste of time - 108 Replies

Everest pimped me out to four externships, the first three of which were downright abusive, and the last was, how to put it politely, a mercy *&%#...


Updated 7 months ago

Please HELP me find a job as a Medical Assistant! - 20 Replies

[QUOTE who="Harvey firestone in Europe"]Hello, Dear Applicant, I am contacting you as per response to your ad placing on the internet, Regarding...

Beatrice Samuels

Updated 8 months ago

Is Medical Career Specialists a rip off unaccredited school? HELP - 3 Replies

Hi Aspiring Doctor, Forgive me for saying so, but I find your comment very humorous. It appears as though you have just copied and pasted false...

Janeen Phillips

If you could start over, what would you do different while taking classes?

Trying to get more info on becoming an MA, I noticed that a lot of you say that you're having trouble finding work. Is there something you could have...



For those of you that are medical assistants and had to find your own externship, could you give some tips on how you found your externship? Thank...


Updated 9 months ago

Career Change/Backup into Allied Health - 1 Reply

And sorry. I just realized I put this in the wrong forum subject.


Updated 9 months ago

Allied Health Professions - 4 Replies

With M ed already you are in after coding. Admin type positions.


Updated 9 months ago

Anyone feel trapped in their career - 1 Reply

Hi job4me2 I know the feeling I went though the same thing. The medical field is so broad and there are different areas you can go in. With your...


Updated 10 months ago

Questions asked on job interview for medical assistant - 82 Replies

[QUOTE who="latina in Deltona, Florida"]What should I do? I love my job this is what I want to do. For me being a MA can be fulfulling. But what do...


Updated 10 months ago

Finding a medical assistant job - 82 Replies

I just recently finish my ma program from an accredited school and now I'm pending certification through the AAMA and AMT. I have been looking...


Finding Work as a CCMA

Where pray/tell are all of these jobs that are promised to us at the beginning of the coursework? Even unpaid externships are hard to find. Employers...

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