medical assistant

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Noun1.medical assistant - a person trained to assist medical professionalsmedical assistant - a person trained to assist medical professionals
caregiver, health care provider, health professional, PCP, primary care provider - a person who helps in identifying or preventing or treating illness or disability
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A medical assistant's place offered itself, in a remote corner of England.
I can't do without another hand, but it would perhaps not be well to call in a medical assistant from among your provincial doctors.
The teenager's counsel, Mohamad Zainuddin Abu Bakar, said the medical assistant attached to the Kuala Lipis hospital, who was the first defendant in the suit heard in the High Court, agreed to compensate a sum of RM150,000 to his client.
Bureau of Labor Statistics website to seek information about the outlook of future growth of the medical assistant field.
The report specifically lists nurses and nurse practitioners; nursing assistants, including CNA, LPN, PCT and medical assistants; medical records and health information technicians; physical therapists and emergency medical technicians (EMT) as among the hottest jobs.
"This apprenticeship program enables participants to deal with the rigors of working as a medical assistant throughout the course of their apprenticeship," said Emily Zeien, grant manager for ApprenticeshipNH.
Patients with NACA scores >1: date of birth, gender, time of admission and discharge from the medical assistant point, diagnosis, therapeutic measures, monitoring of vital signs, hospital transfer, and mode of transportation.
WCC currently offers a variety of Health Professions Programs, including a Nursing Program, Nursing Assistant courses and a Medical Assistant program.
Recently, questions have been presented concerning the regulation of medical assistants in Nevada.
Through one of our credentialing agencies the student can obtain separate certification cards for phlebotomy technician and EKG technician in conjunction with the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant. KTC-Hugo's health careers certification program offers students the option of preparing for national certification as a pharmacy technician, EKG technician, phlebotomy technician, billing/coding specialist or certified medical lab assistant.
"I've seen these drugs turn my patients around," says Lucky Santana, 46, who works as a registered medical assistant at a private medical practice in Atlanta specializing in HIV.

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