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The Nature of the work is Medical Assistants should not be confused with a doctor who examine diagnose and treat patients under the same as a direct doctor.
The Training and Education Medical assisting programs are offered in vo- tech, tech collage vocational schools, and community and junior colleges. Tech collage programs usually last either 1 year and result in a certificate or diploma, or 2 years and result in an associate degree. Courses cover anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology, as well as keyboarding, transcription, recordkeeping, accounting, and insurance processing. Students learn laboratory techniques, clinical and diagnostic procedures, pharmaceutical principles, the administration of medications, and first aid. They study office practices, patient relations, medical law, and ethics.
Employment The Employment of medical assistants is expected to grow and change 34 percent from 2008 to 2018 much faster than the average for all occupations. As the healthcare industry becomes bigger because of technological advances in medicine and the growth and aging of the population there will be an increased need for all healthcare workers.
Job Outlook The job industry will grow much faster of the ranking medical assistants among the fastest growing occupations over the 2008–18 decade. Job opportunities should be excellent with particularly for those with formal training or experience, and certification
The earnings for your Career Field The earnings of medical assistants salary depending on their experience, skill level, and location. Medical Assistant annual wages of wage and salary medical assistants were $28,300 in May 2008. The middle 50 percent earned between $23,700 and $33,050. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $20,600, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $39,570.
Summary What I have learned about my Career Interest is that medical assistance helps a nurse get people better and gets them everything they need to work on the patient.
Works Cited http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos164.htm#nature