This active Medical Assistant Web Forum is maintained by Danni R., former Certified Medical Assistant, who has made her mark on the Internet by reaching thousands of medical assistant students, graduates and experienced medical assistants coast to coast through her well known websites and web forums dedicated to ALL medical assistants in the USA and abroad. Many medical assistant students and professionals have come and gone, leaving posts about their dreams, concerns and aspirations. Many reached out whenever possible to lend a helping hand to their peers in the true spirit of this profession! Thank you to all who have supported and contributed to this very active Medical Assistant Web Forum.

Return to Website

Medical Assistant Web Forum

Our Motto: "If Medical Assistants post it - Medical Assistants will reply!"

Medical Assistant Web Forum
Start a New Topic 
please help

Hey, does anyone know if you can work at a hospital as a MA, I dont want to do all the clerical work, I want to work with patients as a clinical MA. I am starting school in August and I need some help to know what really does a clinical MA do? and do you have to do clinical and clercial? I live in Oklahoma.... thanks

Your Professional Title/Credentials: ma

Are You Still In School? attending this august

Are You Working? no

Re: please help

It really depends on the hospital. Some utilize LPN's for patient care, others MA's. You can also get hird as a EKG tech, telemetry, things like that.

Your Professional Title/Credentials: RMA/CNA/SN

Are You Still In School? yes

Are You Working? yes