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ginger robbins in Lakeland, Florida


Okay everyone. First you have to take the low paying jobs to get your experience. Then you have to get certified by the AAMA. This will get you...

Jobhuntsucks in Atlanta, Georgia

Getting a Job is mainly based on who you know

I received a medical assisting diploma in 1990. It wasn't a requirement to become certified. There are people I know that are and there job search...

ecasti in Reedley, California

Updated 71 months ago

HELP! Have externship interview at Kaiser next week! Need to prepare! - 5 Replies

Hello, I need to prepare for a group interview for an MA externship at Kaiser. Has anyone already gone through the process? Any tips or questions I...

fiftyone in Kansas City, Missouri

Updated 71 months ago

What is the difference between a Diploma program and a Certificate program for MA's? - 6 Replies

My son is interested in attending Sanford Brown's MA Certificate program and I am trying to do some research before he pays $13K for something that...

Matt, NCMA in Salt Lake City, Utah

Updated 72 months ago

medical assistant interview - 2 Replies

i need a medical assistant to interview. if you have at least ten minutes to hear me out. I'd appreciate it. thank you

Matt, NCMA in Salt Lake City, Utah

Updated 72 months ago

seasoned medical assistant advice - 1 Reply

Hello, I was wondering if any seasoned medical assistants have any tips for an entry level ma. My first day is on monday

Matt, NCMA in Salt Lake City, Utah

Updated 72 months ago

Disgruntled MA - 1 Reply

I have been an MA since august, and it's the same sad story! I am also a licensed Esthetician of 10 yrs, and figured becoming an MA would better my...

Matt, NCMA in Salt Lake City, Utah

Updated 73 months ago

medical assistant exam - 1 Reply

Do anyone in the jonesboro/atlanta area know of someone who tutors or help people review for the medical assistant exam? I could use a little help...

Matt, NCMA in Salt Lake City, Utah

Updated 73 months ago

Finding a job as a medical assistant - 2 Replies

It is just as hard finding a job as a medical assistant in Ohio just like everywhere else. They all want you to have atleast a year of experience...

- Indeed Host in Austin, Texas

Updated 73 months ago

Medical Assistant Job-Fort Wayne, In - 1 Reply

Recent Grad, with Certification in billing and Coding as well as Medical Assistant Would like help with getting a job.

manekhineko in Brea, California

I just graduated UCI and need any entry level back office position out there! HELLPP (Temecula/Murrieta)

Hi there, So I am having a tough time finding a position that can give me hands on medical experience (since hours are required to apply to PA...

Matt in Layton. in Salt Lake City, Utah

Updated 73 months ago

Medical Assisting as a Career - 4 Replies

Hi all! I am seriously looking into becoming a CMA. I've looked into becoming an LPN/RN & I just don't think it's for me. And although the money...

Jm1028 in Columbus, Ohio

Medical assisting tips

Hello I recently graduated a few months ago. I landed a job shortly after but got let go due to lack of experience. It was a very busy office and...

Matt, NCMA in Salt Lake City, Utah

Updated 74 months ago

Medical Assistanting not working out.... - 1 Reply

I'm a RMA and I graduated a few years ago.I worked a few jobs after I graduated. Now that I'm not working it's so hard to find a job now especially...

Lemondreams in Hinsdale, Illinois

Updated 74 months ago

what is the age requirements to be a medical assistant in illinois? - 1 Reply

i'm 17 and my externship will be before i turn 18. i want to know if i'll be able to work right away or have to wait until i am 18 to start the...

patty in Dallas, Texas

Updated 74 months ago

Medical Assistant field - 1 Reply

Iam a 47 yr ago mother of two, who looking for a good school go to to be tain as a medical assistant. I hope ian not to old to get started in this...

RA in Wilmington, Delaware

Updated 74 months ago

a job as a medical assistant - 3 Replies

hope its worth the training to be a medical assistant

jemolsmincey in Merrick, New York

Updated 74 months ago

medical assistant jobs - 2 Replies

annette been aplying for medical assistant jobs when I graduate and one will hire new graduate but I had 15 yrs. experience as a certified...

paul in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 75 months ago

surgical technologist - 2 Replies

surgical technologist make more from 46,000 to 66,000 dollars a year but you must be graduate from a caahep in order to register for the NBSTB you...

Addie D. Like in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 75 months ago

What can I do to land a medical assistant job? - 2 Replies

I graduated last year in july and have yet to find employment. Is there anything I can get? Any certifications I can attain? Would contacting a temp...

cheryl Cayce in Royal Oak, Michigan

looking for medical/Office Assitant jobs

i have went to two school for Medical Assiting office room back and front room work. and I cannot get a job. I just need to volunteer just to get in...

Lou in Otsego, Michigan

Updated 75 months ago

What is it like being a medical assistant? A family member of mine is thinking of becoming one. How do you find a good school? - 1 Reply

There really isn't that many programs around here. Everest Institute is expensive and I don't think that great of a school. Do you have to have...

mary breheny in Shoreham, New York

who s hiring a experienced med tech?

I was trained a medical office by highly qualified nurses doctors and xraytechs at long Island Family Medical in new york. I worked there for close...

Gema in Miami, Florida

Updated 76 months ago

diploma or Associates in MA ( need some advice) - 3 Replies

Hey everyone, I am currently going to school to become a CMA. I am planning to get my associates in science. My question is is it worth doing an...

Colleen in Dearborn, Michigan

Updated 76 months ago

Does anyone have anything good to say about Everest? - 3 Replies

CC is not an option for me right now because I am not eligible for FA at my local CC (I never completed 20+ years ago, so they will not help me with...

kalila in Los Altos, California

Updated 76 months ago

Medical Administrative Assistant. - 1 Reply

I've been going back and forth from a Medical Administrative Assistant, and Medical Assistant. Anyone in school for a Medical Administrative...

Gina in Kokomo, Indiana

Medical Assisting

I am currently in school for an associates in med asst. For my English class I have to conduct an interview to ask someone who is already in this...

mskiesha21 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Finding a job

Why is so hard to find a job after you graduate. I been out of school for a year now and i've not found a job yet and I am a Certified Medical...

Kimberlyadams24 in norcross, Georgia

i need help

Im A Medical Assistant i graduate on 15 of Dec 2009 and its hard finding an extern so how im suppose to get a job .this what i know how to well im...

Jessica Nunez in Lees Summit, Missouri

Updated 76 months ago

no medial assistant jobs..... - 1 Reply

I also have been a victum of small class short corse for medical assistant since 2003 I have had to swith jobs & go back to the supermarket and stock...

still looking in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 77 months ago

Want to do something along with medical assistant. - 1 Reply

Hi, I am a medical assistant with about 5 years of experience. Due to recession I have lost my job and unable to get it anywhere. I was planning to...

macdonaldk37@*****.*** in Snohomish, Washington

Updated 77 months ago

MA Job Opportunities in Puget Sound area in Washington State! - 1 Reply

Hello to all you wonderful MA's out there! I wanted to let you all know that if you are in Washington State, in the Puget Sound area and are looking...

sweetasscandy3 in Baltimore, Maryland

Updated 77 months ago

Medical Assistant - 6 Replies

I graduate from a Medical Assistant program in 11/08. The school I attended promised job placement assistance after graduation. However, in 12/08...

Bruce in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Daughter wants to be a Med Assistant - What is the best way to get registered/certified?

I see a wide range of schools out there price-wise and time-wise. I am concerned that some are over priced and too long or that the lesser will not...

Jimmy in San Francisco, California

Medical Assistent for Foreign Student

Hi everyone my name is Jimmy, Im 20 and foreign student, I just waste almost 2 years at CCSF try to get AA degree...until I find this new college...

artonia ferguson in Miami, Florida

Updated 77 months ago

medical assistant - 1 Reply

I have graduated from the medicalassistant program and still not have found a job. Noone wants to hire new grates if someone knows any compnies that...

NewGrad in Marietta, Georgia

Updated 78 months ago

Average salary for NewGrads - 2 Replies

Hi, I'm graduating with an Associates Degree in Medical Assisting and I'm very curious as to what the average salary is for a new grad. I have an...

171 in Clearfield, Utah

Updated 78 months ago

medical assistant - 1 Reply

it is so hard finding a job as a medical assitant when you have no experience. is it possible to hire an agency or someone to find me a job within...

Matt in Layton. in Sandy, Utah

Let's put aside our differences and be thankful for what we have.

To all my fellow Medical Assistants, I know there many issues in our lives everyday. This time of year there is a lot of sadness and despair. Let us...

Matt in Layton. in Sandy, Utah

Updated 78 months ago

finding a medical assistan job - 3 Replies

I was wondering if there is anyone outthere that could give me advice on how to find a job as a medical assistant anywhere bc of being a single...

Engineer in Salt Lake City, Utah

Updated 78 months ago

medical assistnat jobs in Savannah georgia - 1 Reply

Any advice on medical assistant job in georgia

Matt in Layton in Layton, Utah

Updated 78 months ago

employment Inquiry - 1 Reply

I know we've all heard how bad the economy is and all that talk about our defecit, but with that in mind i decided to go back to school and obtain a...

Helper in Needham, Massachusetts

Updated 78 months ago

how do you pay off student loan if you can't find work? - 1 Reply

out of school sending out resumes no results. financialy worse than i was before. but with more bills than i have a 10 year student loan to...

Scott in Jacksonville, Florida

Updated 78 months ago

Anyone else starting Sanford Brown Houston on 8/24/09 for Med Asst? - 1 Reply

Just wondering if anyone else is starting the Medical Assistance program at SBH-Northloop on August 24th. I'll be in the morning class and...

Scott in Jacksonville, Florida

Sanford Brown Schools great for Medical Assisting?

I know a ton of people who have gone to Sanford-Brown in different cities and have had great success getting jobs and moving up. Honestly, almost...

virtualwhispers in Camden, New Jersey

Updated 79 months ago

Screwed Up Taking Medical Assistant Class - 2 Replies

I really messed up taking this MA class. For one thing, the class was only 2 months long. One month for ECG and one month for Phlebotomy. But the...

shay in Gaithersburg, Maryland

how can i get started as a medical assistant

I have been out of school for 8month now had about 5 interviews and still nothing do any one know an office that is wiiling to train new gras

Jessica in El Cajon, California

Updated 80 months ago

I plan on moving to Washington from California... - 2 Replies

I was wondering if there are any certain certifications that I might need in order to work in any of the clinics there. And if do I go about...

macool in Grand Rapids, Michigan

What Medical Assistant School should I go to?

I am contemplating going to school to become a medical assistant. Does anyone know a good school in Michigan to go too. I am debating between a...

Kat in Lewisville, Texas

Updated 80 months ago

Questions about becoming a medical assistant? Do you get health insurance? Questions about being certified/registered? - 1 Reply

I'm 18 recently graduated from high school. I want to work in the medical field. I have some questions about medical assisting. I have looked into it...

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