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Top Social Media Sites For Job Seekers

Sometimes it seems like it’s impossible to get a job without experience, and you can’t get experience without a job. It’s an age-old problem, but luckily, you have new social media tools to help you make the contacts you need to land the medical assistant job you’ve worked ...Read More

One Day In The Life Of a Medical Assistant

The following article is written by a contributing writer at medicalassistantcareerguide.com. Melanie F. spent 11 years working at a neurological and neurosurgical office at Memphis, where over the years she has gained significant experience as a RMA. In this article she describes one day ...Read More

Medical Assistant vs Nurse

For years, medical assistants and nurses have engaged in a friendly rivalry. Do licensed practical nurses (LPNs) really have a set of skills that are superior to the skill sets of medical assistants (MAs)? Is the work LPNs do intrinsically harder? Do they deserve ...Read More

Make The Most Of Social Media

Topics on this page: How to leverage LinkedIn How to leverage BeKnown How to leverage BranchOut How to leverage LinkedIn URL LinkedIn assigns a URL to your profile, but most people will not be searching for you based on it as they might with ...Read More

Medical Assistant Job Description: What do MAs do?

Medical Assistants (MAs) are often the first point of contact for many patients seeking treatment from a doctor, dentist, or other specialized medical professional. MAs can be found in clinics and physician’s offices throughout the country. There are two main types of medical assisting ...Read More