Category Archives: Training

Medical Assistant Students

Traditional classroom learning in a higher education, or vocational training institution prepares medical assistant students to anticipate, respond and relate to situations that typically arise at their intended future workplace. Vocational training instructors provide the student-teacher interaction that inspires and facilitates … 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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Student Medical Assistant’s Quick Thinking Saves Lives At the Scene of a Serious Accident

Amanda Cesare, who had recently completed her Emergency Situation CPR for Adults & Children certification as part of her medical assistant training, played an instrumental role as the first one to arrive at the scene of a serious highway car … Continue reading

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Preparing for Your Medical Assistant Finals and Certification

The objective of a medical assistant training program is to provide comprehensive training to the medical assistant student body so that they can perform job related duties in medical offices and ambulatory clinics where health and medical services are provided. … Continue reading

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Medical Assistant Students Frustrated About Medical Coding Expectations

Can These Two CPT Codes Be Billed Together? Medical assistant students enrolled in medical assistant courses often have difficulties understanding the medical billing claim form and have problems understanding evaluation and management codes. We often hear from frustrated students; many … Continue reading

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Medical Assistants Specializing in Phlebotomy

Most certified medical assistants today are trained in the art of venipuncture and phlebotomy. While medical assistants do not draw arterial blood samples, they are able to obtain blood from a vein, usually in the arm,  do the finger sticks and … Continue reading

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Those Who Wish To Become a Phlebotomist

Can you see yourself in the role of a phlebotomist providing services to people who are seeking answers regarding their health? Can you imagine yourself helping them by collecting their blood for analysis so that a diagnosis can be made … Continue reading

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If You Want to Become a Medical Assistant

If you want to become a medical assistant your objective is to find credible and certified medical assistant schools and programs in your local area. There are medical assisting self-study courses that you can take online to obtain your medical … Continue reading

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Education and Training Programs for Older Adults

There are many older workers who are preparing for work in this increasingly competitive job market. Even though many citizens ages 50 and older acquired limited skills doing their work history, they are now being hired in skilled jobs that … Continue reading

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