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Updated 5 days ago

Interview Preparation - 77 Replies

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Updated 5 days ago

Medical Assistant Careers - 1 Reply

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Updated 5 days ago

Should I go for the medical assistant program? - 80 Replies

It is worth it for some, and not for others. If you use medical assisting as an entry into the medical field you can go far. check out...


Updated 5 days ago

Problems faced by Medical Assistant - 169 Replies

I wanted to share a site I ran across about medical assisting careers. It's it has some quality info.

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Updated 7 days ago

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

dont your money guys because MA doesnt in America ok? dont wast your time. Two years graduated from that nothing work. interview after interview they...


Medical Assistant Jobs

I have recently got my certification for MA from the NCCT but every job I apply for they want the certification through AAMA and its difficult to...

Abigail Duclos

Updated 21 days ago

Medical Assistant Externship - 99 Replies

My name is Abigail Duclos. I'm looking for a Medical Assisting externship in or around the Thornton, CO area. My school requires 200 hours, but I...


Updated 1 month ago


[QUOTE who="Running1987 in Waterbury, Connecticut"]LPNs are nurse's ha. Hiring is bleak but guaranteed to find part time work. I know alone in my...


Updated 1 month ago

I have A felony - 133 Replies

[QUOTE who="Patrick in Long Beach, Mississippi"]Actually God doesn't hate criminals, scripture talks of the flak he took for dining with them, or...

CJ Instructor

Updated 1 month ago

MA Looking to Transition Into a New Field - 1 Reply

The cost has to be worth investment. Are u still paying off MA school? LPN will only allow u to work as an Lpn. As an MA you can be an ekg tech,...

CJ Instructor

Updated 1 month ago

No Jobs, School was a waste of time - 110 Replies

[QUOTE who="confidential in Schenectady, New York"][/QUOTE] Are you certified because usually it's experience or certification. If you are not...

CJ Instructor

Updated 1 month ago

Can medical assistants opt to just work weekends while going back to college? - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Nia in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania"]I'm currently going to school to be a medical assistant but I don't want that to be my career forever....

CJ Instructor

Updated 1 month ago

medical assistant is a stupid career - 1890 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jazmin in Houston, Texas"]I went to school for medical assistant I waste my time, any body out there just go on for nursing.[/QUOTE] ...

CJ Instructor

Updated 1 month ago


[QUOTE who="NA MA in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania"]Because once ppl get to a safe place they are afraid to ruin it by helping others[/QUOTE] I hire...

CJ Instructor

Medical Assistant Program Mistakes!!!! Part 2

7. Don't wait too long after school to get certified. 8. If you graduated from a program and not working after paying all that loan money You need...

CJ Instructor

Certified Medical Assistant (Billing and Coding) School Mistakes!!! PART 1

I have worked and taught in the medical field and its about what you KNOW about your medical assistant program and WHAT you get when you...

lane in Eastpointe, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

Refresher Course - 143 Replies

Hi, I have been a medical assistant for many years. Graduated with an associates degree. Have been out of the field for a few years and am now...

Sharon13 in Berkeley, California

Medical Assistant Tutor needed

I am looking for a tutor who has experience in the medical field. Preferably someone who is currently working as an MA or RN. I'm looking for in...

Sharon13 in Berkeley, California

Medical Assistant Tutor needed

I am looking for a tutor who has experience in the medical field. Preferably someone who is currently working as an MA or RN. I'm looking for in...

Jim in Houston, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

Has anyone heard about a Specialty Certified Medical Assistant? - 12 Replies

There has been a recent buzz about this new certification where you can become a specialty CMA or SCMA. Has anyone heard about them and what...

Teshika Hill in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Updated 2 months ago

need a job or externship - 45 Replies

i am in need of a medical assistant positon. i worked for 9 yrs and then havnt for 8. trying to find work anywhere or gain experience through an...

Ebony in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Updated 3 months ago

Medical Assistant Jon postings - 4 Replies

Hi, saw a medical assistant position recently that says is a preferred qualification. However, understanding of vitals and medical office is...

ROBIN in Atlanta Ga in Florida

Updated 3 months ago


Hello everyone, I'm a recent graduate of a Medical Assisting degree program and plan on taking my exam in a few weeks. Everywhere I look says "No new...

Lora Jennings in Scurry, Texas

Updated 4 months ago

Questions asked on job interview for medical assistant - 84 Replies

I graduate in Oct. and I want to be ready for those hard questions that you all have been asked on your interviews

anonymous in Fontana, California

Updated 4 months ago

Does Volunteering Help You Land A Medical Assistant Job? - 9 Replies

I took medical assisting training a few years ago and I have wanted to get into the field since I graduated but no one hires new grads. Now that I am...

ASA College in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 4 months ago


Its funny how enthusiastic I was about ASA INSTITIUTE just a month ago, SMDH.... My medical terminology teacher complains about the book not having...

Running1987 in Springfield, Massachusetts

Question about being a medical assistant?

Currently work as a counselor at a local hospital part time. Make about $20 an hour. The role as a counselor is a small field for those with a...

maria in Fontana, California

Updated 5 months ago

no one dont hire you only if u 2-3 yrs.experince in medical assistant - 32 Replies

how is it that these school's train you to be a medical assistant and then promise you a job afterwards .and when you graduate you have no job no...

RunnerDude78 in Charlottesville, Virginia

Updated 5 months ago

Medical Assistant SALARY - 2 Replies

Hi I would like to know what is the actual true salary range of medical assistants, registered make annually who live in Los Angeles. Please advise.

Running1987 in Waterbury, Connecticut

Need advice should I go for my MA or focus on Nursing

Hi, currently trying to find full time work and get myself in a position where can work during the day or night go to evening classes. I don't have a...

Brit Brit123 in atlanta, Georgia

Updated 7 months ago

MA Interview Decision/Info Appreciated - 3 Replies

I recently graduated from the ma program, just had my very first interview. I didn't know I was being interviewed for either the front or back office...

BRANDI in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Updated 7 months ago

National Healthcareer Association for MA Certification - 299 Replies

I currently work as a medical assistant and want to get another job but need certification. Has anyone heard of or had dealings with National...

alphagravity in Brooklyn, New York

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Kymm in Toledo, Ohio

Updated 8 months ago

Question for people who have taken the AAMA exam - 2 Replies

I'm going to take the AAMA exam for the first time soon. If you have taken it, can you give me advice on what was on it that surprised you and what...

Medical Career Specialists in Pensacola, Florida

Updated 8 months ago

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

They said they are accredited through the NHA but they have no corporate office and there is one female that answers...

teresab46 in Memphis, Tennessee

Updated 8 months ago

Seeking a Medical/Patient Care Assistant Jobs - 1 Reply

Hey, I am currently seeking Medical assistant/Patient Care Assistant jobs. I have experience from being on extern at Regional One Health in the...

Rosa Luz in Tijuana, Mexico

Updated 8 months ago

What happened to Pacific College of Med Assistants in San Diego, CA? - 114 Replies

I am a 1978 graduate of Pacific College of Medical and Dental Assistants in San Diego, CA. My last name while attending the college was Labate. I...

Linda in Farmington, Michigan

Updated 9 months ago

Can I still get certified in medical assisting if I used to do this as a profession.... - 2 Replies

So please don't judge me. I am 20 years old and when I turned 18 I was an adult actress in hardcore movies...I heard that for medical assisting they...

EJ1234 in Saint Paris, Ohio

What is the correlation between education and starting wages?

Hello, I'm currently on my 2nd semester of college studying allied health with a concentration in medical assisting. The program is different from...

Holding in Kenosha, Wisconsin

Updated 10 months ago

certified medical assistant - 1164 Replies

i got certified and no one wants to hire you because you don't have a year's experience. This is very disappointing to find out I went to school for...

1Newbie in Sacramento, California

Updated 10 months ago

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

THe local university has a continuing ed dept that offers a 3 month medical assisting program and then they place you in an externship after that. ...

Lojana. in Queens NY in Pawtucket, Rhode Island

Updated 10 months ago

i can't find i job as medical assisntat help please - 73 Replies

i have just recently graduated as a medical assistant a few months ago i can't find a job they always want medical assistants with experience i only... in Colorado

ma wages

Hi I been at my job for 3yrs no salerie increase .we have no retirement no health Ins .so I get pd $14 hr . We are 3 people in office Dr myself &...

Chrystal W. in Du Bois, Pennsylvania

Updated 11 months ago

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

I was on another web site tonight and came across someone that was wanting start a petition to have Medical Assistants should be lincensed to...

Jennifer82 in Statesboro, Georgia

Updated 11 months ago

Medical assistant - 35 Replies

I have recently graduated from pioneer pacific. Seeking for a job that requires no experience besides my extern. I might not have a lot of...

Healthcareer in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 12 months ago

Startng an IV - 1 Reply

Hello all, I am new to this site but I am glad I found it. I was just wondering if anyone knows whether or not a CMA can start an iv in NJ. If so,...

Healthcareer in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 12 months ago

please advise, becoming a medical assistant - 3 Replies

Hello! I'm in the process of changing fields, from a certified nursing assistant, to medical assistant or administrative medical assistant. In...

Healthcareer in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 12 months ago

refresher course - 9 Replies

is there any refresher coarses for medical assistant or phlebotomist and can you become certified after not recertifing after all those years

CJ Instructor in Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Technical School Education - Medical Assisting - Went and have nothing to show for it?

All programs are "sold" at technical schools with very little guarantee that the instructor or what is taught is what needed. A GREAT Medical...

Brandycareer in Dallas, Texas

Updated 13 months ago

Trying to find a good career that I wont be bored with? - 1 Reply

Currently I am going to a tech school to be a network specialist. I like it but at times its really boring and you just sit there and do nothing...I...

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