Medical Assistants Help With App-Based House Calls

In today’s busy world, it seems like there as an app for everything. Working professionals, busy parents, and seniors are turning to apps that bring doctors and medical assistants to their homes. In the 1930s, about 40% of patient visits …

Ohio Now Allows Supervised Medical Assistants to Administer Drugs

Ohio just streamlined the procedures for administering drugs to patients and will allow nurse practitioners and physician’s assistants to delegate medication administration in outpatient settings to unlicensed allied health professionals such as medical assistants. Senate Bill 110 was just passed …

Administrative Versus Clinical Medical Assisting

According the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, medical assisting is among the fastest growing careers in the country. The growth is due to an aging population and continuing advancements in medical technology. The ability to perform both administrative and …

Medical Assistants are Fast Becoming the Popular Kids

The changes that the Affordable Care Act has brought to America’s health care system have directly affected the demand for medical assistants in the nation’s hospitals. Medical assistants are currently in high-demand and highly-valued within the clinical environment. Darlene Larson, …

Medical Assistant by Day, Boxing Coach by Night

Merced County native, Lizandra Lopez, works as medical assistant during the day but her evenings are spent as a boxing coach. The 34-year-old mother of two boys believes there is a parallel between her career and her hobby, stating that …