Articles In 'Medical Assistant'

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 what do medical assistants 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 things c... 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 Assistant jobs are 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, becoming a Medical Assistant can happen quickly. As a Medical Assistant, you not only fill an... 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