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Updated 2 months ago

What is the difference between a Registered Medical Assistant and a Certified Medical Assistant? - 305 Replies

[QUOTE who="martyaforu in San Antonio, Texas"]well, I can tell ya this...according to admissions at this one school I checked out, they totally make...


Updated 2 months ago

Diploma or Associates in MA ( need some advice) - 13 Replies

I am a recent high school graduate. I am looking forward to pursue a career in the medical field. More specifically, neurology. My problem is I have...

Muriel Barbieri-Yaffe

Not able to get a job

I’m a recent graduate from SUNY orange I also pasted the state certification test I have no recent experience as a medical assistant. How am I to...

Raffie in New York, New York

Updated 8 months ago

Gender Discrimination for male Med. Asst. - 46 Replies

I find that a lot of physcians currently would prefer to hire a female Med. Asst., regardless of their skills or experience.I have found my...

CJ Instructor in Cherry Hill, New Jersey

5 Big Medical.Assistant Mistakes!!!!!!

1. Not getting certified in specialty courses. Many MAs are not registered and Certified as MAs and should be. Many MAs can get ekg,...

kalina919 in Raleigh, North Carolina

Updated 24 months ago

Medical Assistant VS Medical Transcriptionist - 1 Reply

I am having a hard time making a decision between the two. Which one is a better career to get into? I've been looking into MT for a long time but...

Jessica in Leawood, Kansas

Updated 24 months ago

From diploma to certification - 1 Reply

I've been a Medical Assistant since 1993 now I'm being told that my MA diploma is invalid and I need to be a certified MA or a registered MA.. How do...

Quinones in Lake Worth, Florida

Updated 27 months ago

medical assistant - 128 Replies

How much do a medical assistant make hourly?

VEC in Lawrenceville, Georgia

lunch time

I briefly worked at a doctors office where I had to stay in the office and answer phones while on my lunch break. Some days we were so busy I had to...

Aleepaine in San Jose, California

Informational Interview-- Have q's for current Medical Assistants

I am thinking of making a career change into healthcare. I am interested in training to become a Certified Medical Assistant. If anyone has...

mariab in Port Jefferson, New York

Updated 42 months ago

Show me the money... - 4 Replies

What are typical certified medical assistant salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make...

Cleveland Medical Training in Beachwood, Ohio

Drug Screen Collector and Breath Alcohol Technician Certification

Become nationally certified as a Breath Alcohol Technician and Drug Screen Collector in just one weekend of classes with Cleveland Medical...

Melanie in Anderson, South Carolina

Updated 51 months ago

Certified Medical Assistant Position - 1 Reply

I graduated from Greenville Technical College on October 26,2013 and passed my State boards on December 5, 2013. I am currently looking to start my...

Kappy in Toledo, Ohio

Certified Medical Assistant vs LPN

Hi I just would like some opinions on being a Certified Medical Assistant vs being a LPN. I currently have 15 years as a Registered Medical...

PieHead in Pennsylvania

Pay increase after becoming certified clinical medical assistant

I have been working as a clinical medical assistant at an orthopedic office for 1.5 years. I do have a bachelors degree in Bio. Work recently...

gemelan@*****.*** in York, Pennsylvania

Updated 60 months ago

Is medical assisting a good career choice? Going to an accredited school where I will become a certified medical assistant...... - 4 Replies

Do you like you job? Do you get benefits (health insurnace)? Is it easy to find a job right after you graduate? Any other advice and Pros and Cons...

Emmy in Miami, Florida

If you are in the Miami area there is mass hiring for CMA's and Entry Level HealthCare Administration at MSMC!

If you are in the Miami area there is mass hiring for CMA's and Entry Level HealthCare Administration/Customer Service at MSMC (Mt Sinai Medical...

tea ali in New Jersey

Updated 76 months ago

Different jobs a CMA can have besides "medical assistant" - 1 Reply

Hi! I am considering an MA program because my family relocates every few years and I want to be flexible and able to find a job. I want to have a...

main1020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

CMA looking for a job in Philadelphia PA Please help everywhere needs experience.

I'm a recent graduate and also am a certified medical assistant. Currently seeking for a position. However it seems harder then I thought it would...

tea ali in New Jersey

Updated 77 months ago

Starting out... - 9 Replies

How did you get your start doing certified medical assistant work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a...

cma in Norcross, Georgia

certied medical assistant pay and benefits

whats the average starting pay and benefit for a certified medical assistants with no experience in Atlanta GA.

msj1970 in Missouri City, Texas

Updated 78 months ago

Male Medical Assistant - 2 Replies

Do you think a male MA could find a job? Will the gender bias wipe out all a male's chance of success? Do you feel a male is just wasting his time...

dfifih@*****.*** in Park Forest, Illinois

Updated 80 months ago

medical assisting: my profession - 1 Reply

what is the future outlook for medical assisting jobs?

michelle in Hicksville, New York

Salary question

Hi everyone, I'm in school now for MA and will be sitting for the CMA test in June...I was wondering if there is anyone here that works as a...

kaithee.gilmer in Austin, Texas

Updated 82 months ago

Certified Medical Assistant - 1 Reply

I am considering going into this field. Could anyone tell me if it is rewarding and a general idea of the payscale for Texas. Do you enjoy what you...

Grace Lee in West Milford, New Jersey

Updated 82 months ago


I dont understand i have two years experience i fill out all of these applications and then the job e-mails me back saying job has been taken, then...

J lo in Mobile, Alabama

Updated 86 months ago

Can I work as a Medical Assistant in Ilinois if I'm not certified? - 1 Reply

I have my MA diploma but I haven't taken the certification test. Is it possible for me to get a job as a MA, although I'm not certified?? Someone...

wilnie moricette in Pompano Beach, Florida

Updated 89 months ago



Tired in Albany, Georgia

Updated 92 months ago

Medical assisting - 1 Reply

I am about to graduate with a diploma for medical assisting. I know what we do I just want to know what medical assistants make an hour, where do...

Cristal in Hoffman Estates, Illinois

Updated 94 months ago

certified ma and no work - 7 Replies

how can i get the year experience if no one wants to give me a chance. i would hve went to school for something else if i knew i would never find a...

shanisha in Varnville, South Carolina

Updated 97 months ago

Looking for CMA opening in busy physicians office for front or back office - 5 Replies

I have worked in a pediatricians office for almost 3 years now. I am looking for a different work environment. I love my pedicatric patients. contact...

NewDT in Elgin, Illinois

Updated 97 months ago

Experienced Vs. Certified - 1 Reply

I've worked as a medical assistant for 10 years and recently became unemployed. In looking for a job they all want minimum 2-3 years experience...

Tender loving Care in Wadsworth, Ohio

Medical With Phlebotomy

I'm a M.A W/Phlebotomy. And I just started looking for a job in the field. So far no bits yet. But I have faith in God that some thing will come...

Id rather not say in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Updated 97 months ago

Travel Nurse - 1 Reply

TRAVEL & LOCAL NURSES IMMEDIATE OPENINGS Openings in the following: **Med Surg ** OR ** Telemetry ** PCU Step-Down ** ICU etc… Range: $30-$40...

abi000 in Abidjan, Cote D'Ivoire

Updated 98 months ago

Medical Assistant - 1 Reply

Looking for a CMA job in Georgia Is there any Doctor's office out there that needs me.

Mimij in Mcdonough, Georgia

Updated 99 months ago

Medical Assistant - 1 Reply

There are so many CMA's and MA's out there now it is so hard to find a job.

kim in Boston, Massachusetts

Updated 102 months ago

medical assistant - 4 Replies

Many years ago I became a medical assistant. It was a certificate program. I didnt have an option to be certified then. Does anyone know how I can...

Tammy.Smith in Rapid City, South Dakota

Does a CMA from KCMO work if I move to Florida?

Do I have to take another test or what?

cristianmari hernandez in Passaic, New Jersey

Updated 106 months ago

High Demand Medical Careers - 2 Replies

I live in Central Florida and I finally made a decision to go back to school. I want to work in the medical field but I'm not sure which career to go...

Jennfrisky in Portland, Oregon

I am a CMA, now what can I do?

I am almost done with my degree and plan to become certified. Although I plan to work in the field to get some experience, what are the next steps on...

Lovely Irene Garcia in Davao, Philippines

Updated 109 months ago

I am actively looking for a CMA postion - 2 Replies

I am a CMA(certified medical assistant) and have been done with school since May.Everyday I am online searching for employment,I have submitted...

Dra Langford in Eustis, Florida

Updated 110 months ago

medical assistant - 1 Reply

how much does a medical assistant make and what do they do

pcadet2 in Pikesville, Maryland

Updated 110 months ago

Looking for work as CMA - 4 Replies

I am doing my clinicals in Lugoff and I have 3 weeks before I'm finished.I really like the hands on with the patients. I am excited and ready to go...

amy in Portland, Oregon

Updated 110 months ago

Online classes for Medical Assistant - 1 Reply

I am looking into classes to be a medical assistant and have spoken with a few different schools that offer the course. I would prefer to take the...

Bob Burrow

Updated 111 months ago

I'm currently attending college to become a Medical Assistant. Is it better to work at private office/clinic/hospital are VA - 1 Reply

I wanted to know which offers the most money.


Updated 112 months ago

need to get certified but dont no where to go - 1 Reply

i am a medical assistant not cert. and need to no were to go to obtain certification. because i can't find a job no where.

kevysafford@*****.*** in Pensacola, Florida

looking for cma work


khalilah01 in Montgomery, Alabama

Certified Medical Assistant

I'm been certified as a medical assistant since January 2006 I've worked one job at a Family Practice facility. I got laid off because of the economy...

krpplsmnth in Severn, Maryland

looking for a job as a certified medical assistant

i have been looking for a job. i am a CMA or certified medical assistant any ideas on where i can find a job at greatly appreciated sandy debow

mwilson in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 116 months ago

Medical Assistant - 2 Replies

I am a CMA with experience in Surgery, OB-GYN,and Family Practice, looking for a position in the Chicago and surrounding suburbs. I can be contacted...

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