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Trisha

Updated 4 hours ago

National Healthcareer Association for MA Certification - 321 Replies

how much is the study guide fore medical Assistant

I

Updated 7 hours ago

Problems faced by Medical Assistant - 163 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ally Spears in East Haven, Connecticut"]I have been out for school of MA since dec 2007 had a 160 hr externship and I have applied ever...

JOYFED

Updated 2 days 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...

Titania

Updated 4 days 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...

floreskeyshla in Orlando Florida

Updated 4 days ago

Medical Assistant Externship - 98 Replies

Hi mame is Keyshla I was from Medtech and am looking for to do my externships, my email is espada.richard@yahoo.com..... I live in orlando Fl

Titania

Updated 4 days 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....

Starlage

Updated 8 days 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...

Christine

Updated 13 days ago

MEDICAL ASSISTANT VS LPN - 1358 Replies

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

Starlage

Updated 23 days 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...

Starlage

Updated 23 days 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 1 month 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 1 month 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....

Tanisha

Updated 1 month ago

Refresher Course - 97 Replies

I hope this helps. http://education-portal.com/articles/List_of_Free_Medical_Assistant_Courses_and_Education.html

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...

Anthony

Updated 1 month ago

I have A felony - 158 Replies

[QUOTE who="Tina in Ormond Beach, Florida"]I worked for a local physician for some 5 years and he was stealing from Medicare treating hep c patients....

MikeUSAF

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...

Angela

Updated 1 month ago

certified medical assistant - 1158 Replies

You know, I am looking at the majority of the posts and a lot of you are not using proper grammar. Grammar, even in forums and emails is very...

Susie

Updated 1 month ago

EVERY JOB REQUIRES EXPERIENCE - 204 Replies

I know, I wish the same too, that some professionals would read our pledge to start hiring new medical assistant and I am sure that when they were...

Louise

Medical Office Administration

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

Aaron1959

Updated 2 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 2 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,...

Ronnie_robinson78@yahoo.com

Updated 2 months ago

Does anyone know staffing agency for a medical assistants that willing to hire entry level - 95 Replies

I live in st Louis area. I graduated from Medical Assistant school back in 2011 of May. I am getting the same response you all are getting. Telling...

Mariah

Updated 2 months ago

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

[QUOTE who="Colin Sparks, MSO, MA in Seattle, Washington"]3 months? Hardly. That sounds like cna more like. The shortest any MA program should be is...

Takasha Ross

Updated 2 months ago

DONT WASTE UR $$$ OR TIME @ ASA INSTITUTE - 130 Replies

Does ASA give you a reimbursement check?

ExTeacher

Updated 2 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...

Teshika77

Updated 3 months ago

need a job or externship - 43 Replies

You are very right, these schools should not haveing us as students attend their college with hopes and promises of a job at the end but I believe...

missdmon2

Updated 3 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 *&%#...

Bluetea

Updated 4 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 4 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...

Rolinda

Updated 6 months ago

medical assistant is a stupid career - 1905 Replies

[QUOTE who="Brittany in Brunswick, Maine"]I agree there are things that differ, im just sick of people saying its a stupid job! we all went into this...

lookingforme

Externship

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...

Whitayecee

Updated 6 months ago

Career Change/Backup into Allied Health - 1 Reply

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

Did

Updated 6 months ago

Allied Health Professions - 4 Replies

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

ShanCiera44

Updated 6 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...

melody

Updated 6 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...

LB

Updated 7 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...

Miss Lizzie

Updated 7 months ago

Over 50 and can't find a job in Vegas - 57 Replies

[QUOTE who="IAMACMA in Henderson, Nevada"]LOL I refuse to dignify anything you write again. Spew your anger and hatred and "help" to someone else....

SusaninVA

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...

MikeUSAF

Updated 8 months ago

Medical Assistant Jobs, were are they??? - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="Bluetea in Texas"]My niece had a heck of a time getting her foot in the door. She had no experience and she didn't speak...

MarlaF

Updated 8 months ago

What happened to Pacific College of Med Assistants in San Diego, CA? - 113 Replies

I just spoke with the current Registrar, Andrea Altomari at Concorde. At this time, Unofficial Transcript is FREE, Official Transcript is $5.00, and...

denise.still@yahoo.com

WAITING PERIOD IS FIVE YEARS AFTER TAKING THE NCCT TEST FOR THE THIRD TIME?

I DON'T THINK THIS IS FAIR TO HAVE SOMEONE LIKE ME TO WAIT FIVE YEARS. AT AGE 65 IN FIVE YEARS I WOULD BE READY TO RETIRED. WHY DID I PAID ALL THIS...

Starlage

Updated 8 months ago

best medical assistant schools in WA? - 3 Replies

OH one more thing, be aware of the WA state MA law that just started- take your CMA (AAMA) test RIGHT AFTER YOU FINISH SCHOOL! I didn't- but was...

Starlage

Updated 9 months ago

Please advise best diploma programs in NYC area or Westhchester or Greenwich ct area for medical assistant?? - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="allyslab in Larchmont, New York"]Please advise best associate programs in these locations.I am interested in a reputable program with...

Carol

Updated 9 months ago

are there any travel agents that hire medical assistance to travel around the country. - 46 Replies

I just graduated from Medical Assistant School and would love a traveling Medical Assistant job.. When I was still in school I saw some available,...

Jamie in Carson, California

Does Administrative Medical Assisting require the talking of blood?

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...

slopez418@gmail.com in Toledo, Ohio

Updated 10 months ago

Medical Assistant Temp Agencies - 120 Replies

Does anyone know of any Medical Assistant Temp Agencies that are in Michigan, need employees in Michigan, anything? I am giving up on looking for a...

lielite in charlotte, North Carolina

Updated 10 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...

thatbrittanygirl in Sanford, North Carolina

Updated 11 months ago

Degree vs. Certificate - 1 Reply

Hi, I'm going to be applying to the MA program at my community college. They offer both a certificate as well as an associate's degree in Medical...

MikeUSAF in Chatsworth, California

Updated 11 months ago

MEDICAL ASSISTANT IN CALIFORNIA - 4 Replies

HELLO MY NAMES KELSI. I LIVE IN RIVERSIDE CALIFORNIA IM GOING TO BE STARTING CONCORDE COLLEGE ON MONDAY AND I WAS JUST WONDERING IS IT GOING TO BE...

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