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Pootzie101

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

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...

LH1993

Finding Medical Assistant

I would suggest trying a temp agency first simply because most places do not hire entry level MAs. Search Allied Health Temp Agencies and apply to...

MomEto4

Updated 8 days ago

please advise, becoming a medical assistant - 2 Replies

Hi Drew. Do you have any suggestions of practices in the Woodbridge area? I do have background as a Med Tech in the USAF, however I've been...

Peggy629

Updated 15 days ago

medical assistant wages - 201 Replies

[QUOTE who="Bev in Reynoldsburg, Ohio"]This is exactly what I am talking about. Within a years time of school you could have been an LPN and added...

s.razmehr

Updated 17 days ago

National Healthcareer Association for MA Certification - 330 Replies

Hello, I have a medical assistant certification from out of state and I'm trying to take the test here, can you please suggest a source or a...

Drew

Updated 19 days ago

Should I go for the medical assistant program? - 73 Replies

Not sure about your school or your credentials this is important. If u have no schooling in any healthcare but show intrest and have customer service...

Shaymaloh

Updated 28 days ago

iam a Img lookin for a medical assistant job - 9 Replies

Hi, I am an IMG looking for medical assistant job in clear lake/ webster/ bay area.. Please contact me at shaymaloh@gmail.com

norma

adding multiple employers to resume

I've been a medical assistant since 2007 and from then till now i have worked with 5 different clinic for different reasons like relocating due to my...

Rosebud0765@yahoo.com

Updated 1 month ago

I have A felony - 161 Replies

[QUOTE who="Matt in Layton. in Sandy, Utah"]Good evening Ma'am, Merry Christmas to you and your family. Ma'am we are all Gods children and we are...

jazmin

Updated 1 month ago

medical assistant is a stupid career - 1902 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] ...

emilyrose1356

Going back to school at Virginia College in Knoxville

So I'm think about going back to school for either Medical Assistant or Surgical Tech. I was wondering how the two are compareable. I was also...

Aisha

RN

So I'm 22 and I'm trying to get back into school to get my RN. There's not alot of schools where I live so I was looking at online classes just to...

ivette64

Updated 1 month ago

certified medical assistant - 1163 Replies

thanks betzy, all I can say is god be with us, and shower us with patience, lets hang in there :)

Deeg

Updated 1 month ago

refresher course - 7 Replies

Hello I graduated from medical assistant course in 2010 but never took the certification exam.is it too late for me to take it? Or can I find a...

Mr Carlos Robert

Updated 2 months ago

Interview Preparation - 75 Replies

Good Day Dear, Are you financially down and you need a loan to upgrade your financial status Or you want to buy a new house,Here is a chance for...

ladydidi65

Startng an IV

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,...

ansham settles

Updated 2 months ago

DONT WASTE UR $$$ OR TIME @ ASA INSTITUTE - 134 Replies

*just. My bad

Jasmine in Chandler, Arizona

Updated 2 months ago

I cant find a job in my field as a medical assistant and help out there - 98 Replies

I need help new from californaia and graduated in 1992 as a medical assistant from Bryman College who owns GMI. Hey sister out there I need you help...

cheney in Surry Hills, Australia

Updated 2 months ago

Please HELP me find a job as a Medical Assistant! - 21 Replies

I just graduated from a medical assistant program in jun, and I was offered a job at my externship, but I had to refuse it because my husband had to...

Erin G in Newport, Kentucky

Updated 3 months ago

Problems faced by Medical Assistant - 163 Replies

Hello All, You all can share your problems faced in the profession of Medical Assistant.

Tonya in Plymouth, Indiana

Updated 3 months ago

Medical assistant - 34 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...

Marvina, Los Angeles in Whittier, California

Updated 3 months ago

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

I graduated my medical assisting class in June of this year and have been actively seeking employment ever since. I'm feeling a little down today...

Jury 14 in Hartford, Connecticut

Updated 3 months ago

EVERY JOB REQUIRES EXPERIENCE - 207 Replies

HOW CAN YOU GET YOUR FIRST JOB IF ALL THE JOBS IN THE MEDICAL FIELD REQUIRE EXPERIENCE, JOBS DON'T WANT NEW GRADS.

churley in Bloomfield, Indiana

Updated 3 months ago

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

I have been a medical assistance for approx. 3 years. I would like to find a company that hire medical assistance to travel as they do the RN with...

Actively seeking job in West Hartford, Connecticut

Updated 4 months ago

NEW MA GRADS GET NO RESPECT!!!!! - 4 Replies

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...

juju in San Francisco, California

Updated 4 months ago

Can you get a job if you are not certified? - 12 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. ...

anatashathomas@gmail.com in Georgia

Updated 4 months ago

need a job or externship - 42 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...

leomedlink@hotmail.com in Naples, Florida

Updated 4 months 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...

leomedlink@hotmail.com in Naples, Florida

Updated 4 months ago

CAN I STILL BE AN MA, IF ITS BEEN OVER 7 YEARS SINCE MY TRAINING? WHAT CAN I DO? - 2 Replies

HI MY NAME IS JUDY IM 26 YEARS OLD I HAVE BEEN UMEMPLOYED FOR A LITTLE OVER A YEAR NOW TRYING HECTICALLY TO FIND A JOB!SENDING MY RESUME OVER THE...

CMAfor20years in Albany, Oregon

Updated 5 months ago

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

I sometimes will feint at the site of blood. Does being a Administrative Medical Assistant require me to draw blood from patients? Also do i need to...

Tami Pallan in Long Beach, California

Updated 5 months ago

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

I graduated in 06 as a medical assistant and still can't land a job. Everyone is looking for certified or 1 yr experience so it's very hard. I'm just...

Jorgie in Orlando, Florida

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...

veronica in Baltimore, Maryland

Updated 5 months ago

Medical Assistant Externship - 100 Replies

I am looking for any clinic or medical office that is willing to accept me to do my externship. I have had one interview and when that was over I...

GooseyLoose in Boring, Oregon

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...

Adnerb01 in Brighton, Michigan

Updated 6 months ago

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

I went to school to become a CMA. What they didn't tell me was it seems like no one wants someone who's over 50. It's all about the money. When I...

wldstormy in Corona, California

Updated 6 months ago

Med. Asst. jobs after school? - 27 Replies

Hi, I'm starting school next month for medical assisting. I'm a CNA right now, but I would like to try this as a career. Are there a lot of jobs...

JOYFED in SEEKONK, Massachusetts

Updated 6 months ago

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

Titania in Sturgis, Michigan

Updated 6 months ago

medical assistant - 2 Replies

Hello,i currently get paid 13.56/ hour and i have an job offer finally doing medical assisting how can i get the company to match my pay,

Starlage in Seattle, Washington

Updated 6 months ago

Medical Assistant Question - 8 Replies

I want to become a medical assistant, i will be doing a trade school which class should i take first ? Billing & Coding Specialist Medical...

Christine in Canton, Ohio

Updated 6 months ago

MEDICAL ASSISTANT VS LPN - 1356 Replies

I was employed in an Emergency Room for 3 years as Ward Clerk...I LOVED it! Now I am thinking of Certification as Medical Assistant. Can someone...

Starlage in Seattle, Washington

Updated 7 months ago

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

I took an 8 month Medical Assisting course and finished in August, 2011 and was hired as a medical receptionist at my externship site. I saw the job...

Starlage in Seattle, Washington

Updated 7 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...

Ammie Abad in Anaheim, California

Updated 7 months ago

MA interview at Kaiser - 2 Replies

So i applied at an MA job opening at Kaiser 3 months ago and got an email response asking me to take an online assessment which i completed right...

Terry Wakefield in Lewisville, Texas

Updated 7 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

Hey my fellow MA'S. I'm alot older than most of you graduates but I was still in the same boat. I got a job immediately after completing externship...

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...

MikeUSAF in Chatsworth, California

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...

Louise in Scarborough, Ontario

Medical Office Administration

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

Aaron1959 in San Antonio, Texas

Updated 8 months ago

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

scjkenny@gmail. com in Lansing, Michigan

Updated 8 months ago

Carnegie Institute / Medical Assistant Programs in Michigan - 1 Reply

Hello all, I will be attending a one year accredited Medical assistant program at Carnegie Institute in Troy, Michigan. I was wondering if there is...

ExTeacher in Los Angeles, California

Updated 8 months ago

I want to a Billingual Medical Assistant but... - 26 Replies

Hi, I am really interested in becoming a MA but i'm soo having second thoughts. I found the perfect online school and I am so ready to sign the...

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