Medical Assistant

Medical assistants perform administrative as well as clinical duties in physician’s offices, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities. Scheduling appointments, greeting patients, updating medical records, taking medical histories, preparing and administering medications, and drawing blood all fall under the job duties of medical assistants. Medical assistants are often instrumental in helping patients feel at ease in the physician’s office.

WAGE RANGE

$23K - 40K

PROJECTED GROWTH

31%

ANNUAL OPENINGS

1,430

Education

  • Academic Certificate: Program completion within 3 semesters

Education

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