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Medical assistants handle basic clerical and administrative tasks at medical facilities such as hospitals and doctors' offices. Unlike other medical professionals, medical assistants need only a one- or two-year certificate or diploma to get started in this field, and demand is expected to rise 23% in the next couple of years.
A typical day for a medical assistant may include:
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A Medical Assistant is typically paid an average salary of around $32,500 annually. Those who work in outpatient care facilities have the highest salaries, followed by medical assistants in hospitals and those in physicians’ offices.
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