Websites

News and Reference

BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook for Medical Assistants-provides information on expected pay, work environment and job outlook for Medical Assistants

Medical Assistant Resources-references for expected salary, state requirements and job searching information.

 eMedical Assistants-resource that provides examples of a typical workday for Medical Assistants, dealing with the stress associated with the profession and comments/helpful advice from people who are currently active in the field. 

Care

Rx List- an index of the most popular drugs on the market

Nursing calculators- this site offers calculators that will assist in dosages, infusions, IVs, and more

 

Community

 

allnurses- grants access to a community of Medical Assistants, great resources, news, and more

SDN- community of students and resources dedicated to helping those wishing to enter the medical field. 

 

 

Organizations

American Association of Medical Assistants-provides Medical Assistants with certification, networking opportunities, credential acknowledgment and other benefits related to their field. 

All Allied Health Schools-guide on how to get started in the Medical Assistance field, required certificates and career opportunities.

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Blogs/FAQs

MedAssistantEDU-contains stories and articles about the people and programs in the Medical Assistance field.

eMedical Assistants- this site has interviews and advice from current Medical Assistants that provide insight into what a person going into the field can expect to encounter.