Medical Assistant Jobs

  • Confessions of a Medical Assistant / Patient Care Tech

    Confessions of a Medical Assistant / Patient Care Tech

    A medical assistant, also be known as a patient care tech (PCT), is a person who assists nurses and doctors in completing procedures and monitoring the status of patients. This job requires an attentive and responsible individual to insure patients receive the proper care. My name is Teddie Wiggins. I am 23... Continue Reading

  • Health Care Industry Is Still Red Hot, But Don't Get Comfortable

    Health Care Industry Is Still Red Hot, But Don't Get Comfortable

    Health-care job growth is staying red hot, reports Amednews.com. Last month alone, the health care sector added 24,100 new positions. According to the Department of Labor, health care is the third-fastest growing area in the U.S. economy. Ahead of it, in No. 2 place is retail, and the No. 1 is professional... Continue Reading

  • Top 10 Best Jobs In America 2010

    Top 10 Best Jobs In America 2010

    By Paul Keegan, with Anne C. Lee Great pay and superior growth prospects. Work that's meaningful. Those are some of the qualities we looked for when selecting America's best jobs. Take a look at which jobs made the top 10 list. Continue Reading

  • Medical Assistant Jobs Salary Overview

    Medical Assistant Jobs Salary Overview

    Medical assistants perform administrative and clinical tasks for physicians and other health practitioners. Some medical assistants are trained on the job, but many complete 1-year or 2-year programs. Medical assistant jobs rank as one of the fastest-growing occupations over the 2008–18 decade, so job... Continue Reading

  • Medical Assistant Job Description

    Medical Assistant Job Description

    For fast-growing careers, health care is where it's at. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), medical assistant will be the fastest-growing occupation through 2012. Here's a look at this hot job from the BLS's Occupational Outlook Handbook. Continue Reading