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Medical Assistant Now Added Accredited Schools Directory
medical assistant now has added a directory of accredited schools which provide medical assistant training programs. The directory can be used free of charge.
By: Laura C. Coleman
The schools are organized by state and they are comprised of community colleges, for profit colleges, technical schools, etc. The directory has two navigation means: one can use the graphics map to navigate to the desired state or list of links at the side bar navigation can also be used to access each states page.
The website, http://www.medicalassistantnow.com, also has additional resources about the widely decentralized medial assistant certification standards. One can find the current practice regarding medical assistant’s certification and why a lot of people chose to become certified. A lot of people also know about few certifying organizations and the few credential offered by these organizations. One can also find detail explanation of what means are available for medical assistant students and experienced medical assistants who spent some time on the job to become certified. Most information found on the internet, always lead job seekers in medical assistant field to get formal training, however there are no state regulations of any sort which oblige students to take training. Certification is also voluntary, however, medical assistant job market is very saturated and employers’ use every little of information brought by candidates to short list them and training and certification are the two most prominent leverages candidates can use to secure jobs in addition to experience.
The site also provides valuable tips for currently employed medical assistants and job seekers. One can also find various industry statistics which can help job seekers what to expect.
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medicalassistantnow.com is a free information portal for medical assistants. The main objective of the website is to provide accurate, helpful factual information to aspiring medical assistants and professionals currently working as MA.