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4 Signs You Should Pursue A Medical Assistant Degree

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Apr 5, 2018

A career in medical assisting may appear straightforward. But like any other job, a medical assisting career is a unique role that, as a result, requires a specific set of skills and education.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant

The Top Traits of a Great Medical Assistant

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Mar 27, 2018

 

If you’ve ever taken a trip to a doctor’s office, urgent care clinic, hospital, or blood donation center, you’ve probably encountered a medical assistant from time to time. Hopefully each experience has been a positive one. But when it comes down to it, some medical assistants do a better job than others.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant

What a Medical Assistant Can and Can’t Do

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Mar 21, 2018

 

The decision to become a Medical Assistant can be one of the most beneficial decisions a person can make in their lifetime. Training in this field can open up the doors to a world of possibilities, offering diverse career opportunities filled with both purpose and passion. No matter where Medical Assistants live, they are likely to find employment opportunities that will match their skills, qualifications, and interests.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant

Technology and Trends for Medical Assistants

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Feb 20, 2018

 

There has never been a better time to launch a career as a medical assistant.

Advancement in healthcare technology and recent industry trends are making this line of work easier, more effective and ultimately, more fulfilling.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant, Medical Coding and Billing

Unique Career Possibilites for Medical Assistants

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Feb 5, 2018

You've decided that a medical assistant career may be the right career for you.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant

What is the Job Growth Rate and Salary for a Medical Assistant?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Jan 4, 2018

A medical assistant degree is often just the first foray in the career of a burgeoning healthcare professional.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant, Medical Coding and Billing

Which Certification Is Right For My Medical Assistant Career?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Dec 21, 2017


Medical assisting is one of the fastest growing careers in healthcare.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant

What is a Medical Assistant’s Scope of Practice?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Dec 11, 2017
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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant

Here’s How To Stand Out From the Competition as a Medical Assistant

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Nov 20, 2017

It is no secret that the job market is competitive. Those who complete the Clinical Medical Assistant program will have a leg up on the competition. Yet you can do much more beyond obtaining the proper education credentials. Let's take a look at everything prospective medical assistants can do to shine brighter than the rest.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant

How to Write Your Medical Assistant Resume Objective?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Nov 6, 2017

One way to make your resume standout in a sea of resumes is to include a catchy objective that gives the interviewer a glimpse into your personality and your suitability for the job. Think about the hiring manager when writing your resume; the individual has very little time to go through hundreds or thousands of resumes; a clear objective will help you stand out and gain the right attention from a potential employer.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant