Monthly Archives: May 2012

Ready For the Job But Not Enough Experience?

  You have achieved your goal and successfully completed your medical assistant training program; but now that you are going through the job application process, you realize that most medical assistant positions offered require at least 1-2 years of experience. … Continue reading

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Medical Assistant Training Options: Diploma or Degree?

When it comes to vocational training and education, aspiring medical assistants have options. To achieve individual educational goals and career path choices, they must ultimately decide whether they want to enroll in a post-secondary vocational training program to earn a … Continue reading

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Warnings About Bad Medical Assistant Schools Continue

We have criticized, reported and warned about misleading advertisements and fake schools targeting potential medical assistant students seeking online courses on our website for years. Now, Donald Balasa of the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) legal department is also raising awareness … Continue reading

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What Is A Medical Assistant Allowed To Do?

Medical assistants are unlicensed employees in the healthcare system, and local and state laws require that a supervising physician, surgeon, or podiatrist must be present whenever clinical tasks, especially direct patient care procedures, are performed. [sociallocker]Employers, often doctors, who are … Continue reading

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Searching the Internet for “Medical Assistant” – Is Google Search Still Relevant?

When I enter the search term medical assistant into any search engine query box, I essentially mean “what is a medical assistant”, not medical assistant jobs, medical assistant training, or one page that gives me a general blah-blah-blah rewritten from … Continue reading

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