What's is like to be a Medical Assistant?
I have been an office manager/bookkeeper for the past 20 years and am thinking about getting certified as a medical assistant or certified in Health Care administration. I am 50 years old, but have alot of energy. Due to a lay off I am finding it hard to find another bookkeeping job, so I thought getting a certificate as a MA or medical administration might be a good thing.
Asked By: Lisa B - 12/22/2008
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Answered By: MissLovely - 12/23/2008
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MA's work mainly in an office setting, and the job duties can be varied between providing patient care and adminstrative duties. You need to be comfortable with needles, body fluids, and other unpleasantness, and be able to have good communcation skills with patients and doctors.
Answered By: dhughesecho - 12/23/2008
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