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Certified Medical Assistant -(also listed under Special Technologies and Nursing) Health Services Administration Healthcare
 
Description    
Medical assistants help doctors by performing a variety of clinical and administrative duties. The scope of their duties generally depends on the size of the practice in which they are employed, with those in larger practices tending to be more specialized. Administrative duties may involve telephone monitoring, patient record organization, appointment scheduling, billing, and bookkeeping. Some common clinical assignments may be: taking vital signs, electrocardiography, drawing blood, performing basic laboratory tests, preparing patients for the physician, and assisting the physician during office procedures.
     
Annual Pay Education Needed Where to Get Education
$19,000-$27,000 Certificate or AA/AAS degree Alamance CC (AAS), Davidson CC (AAS, Dip, Cert), Forsyth CC (AAS), GTCC (AAS), Montgomery CC (AAS), Piedmont CC (AAS), Surry CC (AAS), WSSU (Certs*)
     
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Certified Medical Assistant -(also listed under Special Technologies and Nursing)

               
       
       
       
       
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Activity director Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Certified Athletic Trainer Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Physical Therapist Assistant Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Occupational Therapist Assistant Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Respiratory Care Practitioner/ Sleep lab specialist Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Recreational Therapist Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Rehab technician Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
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Salary Range: $20,000-$40,000 and up
Education offered at: Alamance CC (Cert), Davidson CC (AAS, Cert), GTCC (AAS), Randolph CC (Cert), Rockingham CC (Cert, AAS), Surry CC (Cert), WFU (ACLS, PALS & NRP Certs)
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