Articles In 'Medical Assistant'

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

There are many reasons why becoming a medical assistant is an excellent choice, but we’ve compiled the 4 biggest perks of being a medical assistant for your review. Who knows, it may just be the perfect fit for you!... read more.

  • May 31, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant, Patient Care Technician

Many people looking for an entry level position in the healthcare field are confused by the difference between a patient care technician and a medical assistant. Read on to learn how the two positions are similar and how they’re different.... read more.

  • May 25, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

Medical assistants and nurses do play similar roles in certain healthcare situations, but their jobs, license, and education are quite different. Read on to learn 3 differences between medical assistants and nurses.... read more.

  • March 28, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

It seems like a simple question, but the answer’s more complicated than you would expect. So, does a medical assistant have to be certified? Let’s talk about the training requirements to become a medical assistant.... read more.

  • January 23, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

When you were little, everyone asked what you wanted to be when you grew up. Now, you’re grown and still trying to figure things out. If you are looking for a good career choice, you should consider becoming a medical assistant. Medical assisting pays well, is incredibly rewarding, and doesn’t take long to get started. Read on to learn why becoming a medical assistant is a good career choice.... read more.

  • January 10, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

Do you want to become a medical assistant but don’t know where to start? We’ve helped countless students receive their medical assistant certification, which is one of the most crucial medical assistant job requirements - so we know what it takes. Read on to learn all about medical assistant qualifications and what you need to become a medical assistant.... read more.

  • December 22, 2017

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