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Updated 5 days ago

medical assistant is a stupid career - 1957 Replies

Hello Good day we have the cure to many sickness and diseases and also spell to get any contract you want, the expansion of your company, business...


Updated 7 days ago

Over 50 and can't find a job in Vegas - 60 Replies

[QUOTE who="Pigbitin Mad in Briarcliff Manor, New York"]The fact that you teach at one of these scam outfits is the reason you don't want to admit...


Updated 8 days ago

Refresher Course - 151 Replies

Hello, I graduated from a technical college in 2006 and obtained my AAMA certificate that same Year, in which exp 2012, I am currently working on...

Medical assistant/ healthcare travel job

Updated 13 days ago

are there any travel agents that hire medical assistance to travel around the country. - 50 Replies

Interested in healthcare travel assignment jobs contant me at for info.


Updated 18 days ago

Should I go for the medical assistant program? - 83 Replies

[QUOTE who="Bluetea in Texas"]My niece is a medical assistant (actually biller now) and she says Spanish is almost a requirement to get in now. ...

bergmary in United Kingdom

Updated 23 days ago

Medical Assistant Externship - 102 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...

lia in Baltimore, Maryland

Updated 1 month ago

I have A felony - 152 Replies

I graduated from school to become a medical assistant but i caught a felony case it not a violent or drug case but a theft case i dont know what to...

AMY in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 1 month ago

National Healthcareer Association for MA Certification - 311 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...

NeoTrex in North Versailles, Pennsylvania

Medical Assistant Certification Background Check?

Hi. What kind of background check does the AAMA do for the CMA (medical assistant certification) exam? Thanks for the replies in advance.

B_lynn in Illinois

How will a CNA and CMA help me?

I am planning on graduating high school with my CNA, CMA, and Phlebiologist certificate. Will that help me in becoming a registered nurse or going on...

R. Johnson in High Point, North Carolina

Updated 2 months ago

Can you get a job if you are not certified? - 20 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. ...

Krystal in Reno, Nevada

Updated 2 months ago

refresher course - 14 Replies

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

Chemcool in California

Is medical assisting worth it?

Currently, I'm making a stable income with paid benefits and overtime opportunities. I am by no means rich but I feel extremely fortunate. I have...

Brooke Allen in Houma, Louisiana

Updated 3 months ago


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...

Hopeful One in Georgia

Updated 3 months ago

certified medical assistant - 1167 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...

HausStaff in Detroit, Michigan

Opportunity for Clinical Providers as EHR Consultants

Hello all, I work with a company that is currently seeking RNs, MAs, and other clinical professionals to staff an upcoming project this November...

Obinna in Orange, California

Updated 4 months ago

what are the options International Medical Graduate Looking For a Job while preparing for USMLE - 6 Replies

Hello, im an international medical graduate, im in the process of getting my ECFMG certification, i´m looking for a Job, and would like to know what...

Linda Wightman (Isaacs) in San Diego, California

Updated 4 months ago

What happened to Pacific College of Med Assistants in San Diego, CA? - 115 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...

Cynthia in Corona, California

Updated 5 months ago

Medical Assistant - 22 Replies

I think that going to school getting an aas in medical assisting is first step to succeeding. Although getting cma and rma is wonderful too. but, I...

Teresita Maione in Mesa, Arizona

Updated 5 months ago

CCMA vs. CMA - 8 Replies

I have recently enrolled at the Institute of Technology for their Professional Medical Assistant Program. This is a 9 month program. After the...

Medical Uniform!! in Seminole, Florida

Are these medical assistant college courses easy?

Hello Can someone please help me? I really want any healthcare career, but all of them require Anatomy and Physiology class. I took it at a...

Liza in Union City, New Jersey

Updated 5 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...

Connie Alvarez in Anaheim, California

Updated 6 months ago

Government actions towards diploma mill schools... - 3 Replies

According to BBB action was takan towards these schools: On July 31, 2007 California Attorney General office settled a lawsuit (case BC 374999)...

Lee in Lancaster, California

How to ask for an externship

How does one ask for an externship at a local doctors office? Im graduating a medical assistant program and will not be provided with one through the...

Lee in Lancaster, California

Updated 6 months ago

No internship after MA program - 2 Replies

So ive been taking the medical assistant program at AVC community college and will be finishing this year. Come to find out we do not have any type...

alexandraalwine in South Bend, Indiana

What was your entry-level salary/hourly wage as a Medical assistant in Indiana or surrounding area?

I am trying to start an assessment of all of the Entry-level medical assistant's salaries in Indiana or Michigan. Please comment your base pay after...

kimbowes14@*****.*** in Rancho Cordova, California

Updated 6 months ago

I plan on moving to Washington from California... - 3 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...

Momof2girls1boy in Kansas City, Missouri

Updated 7 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...

Mini in Irving, Texas

Updated 7 months ago

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

Pinkpear23 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Medical Assistant advice

hello world i am a new and up and coming medical assistant who is set to take my certification in one week i was wondering if there was anyone who...

Eileen in Hico, Texas

Updated 7 months ago

CMA vs. RDA??? - 7 Replies

I am considering going to school for either MA or RDA (Registered Dental Assistant). I guess it's really hard to find a medical assistant...

IVIG in Houston, Texas

Updated 8 months ago

Question about schooling - 1 Reply

I'm a mom of four, I'm 41, I have worked as a medical transcriptionist from home for the past 16 years. For the past six years I have been working...

Natalya2013 in Boca Raton, Florida

Interested to find online medical assistant training

I am a mom returning to job market after 7 years hiatus, I would be very interested to find relatively short online training course to complete and...

ray in Mclean, Virginia

NCCA or CAAHEP, ASBES accreditation?

Hello, So I found a MA program (private for-profit school) that is 10 weeks long, NCCA accredited leading to a national certificate. I have...

Isel in Miami, Florida

Medical assistant not good

That all true, I'm a medical assistant and I ended getting my bachelor in nursing in 3 years, was a waste of time doing that course. So move on do...

Yonnie in San Antonio, Texas

Updated 9 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...

Maria torres in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey

Updated 9 months ago

Does Volunteering Help You Land A Medical Assistant Job? - 10 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...

strivvecareers in San Francisco, California

Job Coaching for Medical Assistants

Strivve Careers helps medical assistants find jobs. Whether you are currently in training or already graduated, Strivve can help you identify jobs...

lauraloo in California

Medical assistant Certification in California if you are planning to move....

Hi there, I am looking at starting a 18 month CMA program here in California. The only thing is My boyfriend and I are planning on moving to...

dbernal219 in Hammond, Indiana

Updated 11 months ago


I am a Hospital Corpsman with nearly 7 years experience in the Navy. I've done countless IV's, blood draws, finger sticks, EKG's, minor surgical...

anonymous in Lafayette, Louisiana

lost LPN license d/t failed drug screen

i lost my LPN license about 10 years ago due to a failed drug screen given because of a discrepancy in a pixis . I was unable to go thru the process...

na ne in North Carolina

Updated 11 months ago

Why can't I find a Medical Assistant!!!!!! - 42 Replies

I just Graduated in June of 2010 as a Medical Assistant. I have applied to so many online ads for this position, and I have only got One Interview...

MG in Bronx, New York

Updated 11 months ago

I cant find a job in my field as a medical assistant and help out there - 99 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...

MediCat215 in Bay Shore, New York

Writing a Cover Letter (resume)

Any suggestions on writing a cover letter for a clinical medical assistant position? Example: Enclosed is my resume in application for the...

Meka in Louisiana

MA Extern and Getting Certified

Hello to all, What may help with getting an Extern site? First off, the school should be the main source for placing each student or a group of...

Ralexis13 in Medford, New Jersey

MA externship?

Hello everyone! I'm supposed to start my externship November 14th 2016 ...But i've had no luck finding... Is there any places around South Jersey...

sdiggs38 in Newport News, Virginia

medical assistant externship program

I am looking for a site to do my externship in Newport News or Hampron VA. Do anyone know of a location?

Sharlene in Florida

Medical Administration billing and coding

I'm looking for tips I've always been a terrible interviewer:

Sunny Shines in Flushing, New York

Medical Assistant Job Availability

Is there a high unemployment rate for CMA? I'm thinking about studying to get certified. It seems to be very competitive for jobs and I'm worried I...

Sunny Shines in Flushing, New York

Medical Assistant Job Availability

Is there a high unemployment rate for CMA? I'm thinking about studying to get certified. It seems to be very competitive for jobs and I'm worried I...

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