Articles In 'Medical Assistant'

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

You’re dressed for success and ready to dominate your interview, but there’s one thing you can never be fully prepared for - the questions. It’s impossible to know exactly what interview questions you will be asked during your interview, but reviewing some of the most common interview questions for a medical assistant will prepare you for the types of answers you want to give.... read more.

  • September 22, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

If you are looking for a new career in the healthcare field, you may want to consider becoming a medical assistant. Certified medical assistants are in demand and crucial for patient care. They play an important role in the growing healthcare field and employment opportunities are abundant and well-compensated. So how long does it take to become a medical assistant anyway? The answer may surprise you!Do I Need To Be Certified To Become a Medical Assistant?Medical assisting is one of the few healthcare caree... read more.

  • July 31, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

Medical assistants aid other healthcare professionals in providing care for patients and documenting that care. Many people choose medical assisting when they are looking for a career in the medical field because it doesn’t require years and years of training. But how much do medical assistants make? Read on to learn the salary and benefits available to medical assistants.How Much Do Medical Assistants Make in the US?The average annual income for a medical assistant nationwide is $33,459. According to... read more.

  • March 21, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

Medical assisting is one of the hottest careers in healthcare, but you can get started much more quickly than you think. Read on to learn the training requirements to become a medical assistant - and how you can get started on the path to your dream job today.Step 1: Get Educated To Become A Medical AssistantThere are a few different options when it comes to your education as a medical assistant. Most people looking to get into the career start with an accredited medical assisting program that will teach th... read more.

  • December 05, 2016

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

Medical Assisting is one of the fastest growing career fields in the United States, and there are tons of great medical assistant career opportunities in NYC. The key is knowing what you are looking for and where to find it. Read on to learn about the three types of medical assistant career opportunities and where to find jobs for each one.Clinical Medical AssistantClinical Medical Assistants are primarily focused on patient care. They conduct assessments, prepare patients for exams, document vitals and med... read more.

  • July 28, 2016

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

Did you know that hospitals, clinics, and private practices are hiring more medical assistants each year? This career field is growing fast, particularly because the skills set is broad, allowing medical assistants to fill in any gaps in the healthcare workflow. But just what does a medical assistant do anyway?Medical assistants are trained in administrative, patient-care, and diagnostic responsibilities. Their job descriptions vary greatly between workplaces, so all medical assistants don't do all of the t... read more.

  • May 09, 2016

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

Did you know that nearly 850,000 U.S. citizens are Medical Assistants? As a rapidly expanding career, Medical Assistantship is predicted to grow 29% by the year 2022.Medical Assistants come from all walks of life. Regardless of whether you’re a recent high school graduate looking to jumpstart your career in an exciting new vocation or you’re a part-time worker looking for a more stable career, you can become a Medical Assistant quickly.As a Medical Assistant, you not only fill an important role... read more.

  • October 12, 2015

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

 Medical Assistants are proud to be working in one of the fastest growing fields in the country. As a Medical Assistant, you will assist doctors and physicians in administrative and clinical capacities, help patients receive medication, and work as a member of a team responsible for the care and examination of several different patients.If you are considering a career path in the medical field, Medical Assistant could be perfect for you! Beyond being a vital member of a team and doing your role to help... read more.

  • July 16, 2015