Medical Assistant |
Purpose of Profession
Medical Assistants help offices and clinics run smoothly. A Medical Assistant can work individually with a doctor. In a small office they tend to report directly to a physician, health practitioner or office manager. In a larger office they tend...
“Medical Assistants are the ones that the patient sees first; they are the face of the clinic.” I saw this quote on wiki.answers.com and it really struck me as inspirational and also something to go by when I think about the top qualities that I should possess to become the best medical assistant I can...
Why Do I Want To Be A
You already know that the health care industry is growing at an accelerated rate. Baby boomers are getting older, and more and more people need medical help.As the baby boomers grow older, they will require more...
ethical issues that a medical assistant may encounter in a daily office or hospital setting. It is unethical to have a conversation with a fellow coworker regarding a patient. The patient may overhear or worse they may be related to someone in the office. It is no one’s business as to why the patient had...
By Stefanie Oliver
I learned a lot in these past four weeks about the career I am going for and what it takes to get there. I learned about the qualifications and education that I need to become a medical assistant. I also learned what the responsibilities are in a medical assistant...
CONTACT ANY SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICE AND HAVE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:
1. 2. A history of the disabling condition, including names and addresses of medical record sources (such as doctors and hospitals) and schools attended. If you have worked, you must also furnish your work history. Your Social Security...
said,"It does not belong to me. I
have said I am just the caretaker of it because on Feb. 23, 1945 two Marines gave their lives protecting mine. So when I wear this medal I
don't wear it for what I did. I was only doing that which the Marine Corps trained me to do. I wear it in their honor because they...
growing up, some want to be doctors, some pilots; others want to join the army. when I was a child I had a dream, to become a Engineer like my father. Because of my lower marks in science I didn’t fulfill my dream. I was so frustrated on that time. I could not take decision what will I do? My parents help...
I have been seeking a college degree since I left high school in 2002. It has been a long road for me since there were some obstacles and challenges that hindered me from finishing college in a timely manner. When I first entered college I wasn’t really ready, therefore I skipped classes here and there...
Compare/Contrast: I, Robot & Robot Dreams
HUMN424 Science Fiction
Robots or the idea of a machine that can emulate human movements has been a fascination with man. Numerous films and stories have been dedicated to this fascination. One particular writer, Issac...
Although Medical Assistants and Nurses have a lot in common, nurses get a better salary. They have way more opportunities then medical assistants. There’s always a high demand of employment for nurses, and nurses can pursue further education to advance in another field or specialty unlike medical assistants...
Week 1 Assignment 1
I have chosen Medical Assistant as my idea career to be successful in life. A medical assistant is an allied health professional that supports the work of physicians and other health professionals, usually in a clinic setting. Medical assistants can become certified through an accredited...
Russell Foster: Why do we sleep?
http://www. ted. com/talks/russell_foster_why_do_we_sleep. html
What I'd like to do today is talk about one of my favorite subjects. and that is the neuroscience of sleep.
Now. there is a sound --(Alarm clock) --aah. it worked --a sound that is desperately...
Choosing what you will be doing for the rest of your life is one of the biggest and most important decisions you will ever make. A career helps you determine what your life will be like. It can tell you where you might live, what house you can buy, what...
Certified Medical Assistants
The decision to go into health care was an easy decision for me. It started with the birth of my son, he was born premature. He weighed two pounds 13 ounces; he needed specialized care which was provided by neonatal nurses. Neonatal nursing is a relatively new specialty...
are our future. I have to say this is one of the statements that I have heard most over the last eighteen years of my life. As I go on I come to figure that it is true. That children are our future and the reason why is because the children grow up and become Doctors, Teachers, etc. I have always known...
Unit 8 Project Questions: Part I
1. Under HIPAA, are you legally allowed to view this patient’s medical information? Why or why not?
Under HIPAA you are not legally allowed to view a patients medical information unless you have written consent, but because he just had outpatient surgery...
Lakeview Medical Center is a 150 bed community hospital made up of acute impatient services of general medicine, surgery, intensive care, pediatrics and psychiatry, obstetrics and gynecology. The Medical center just acquired a new CEO, named John Jackson, after...
Medical receptionist, provide reception, patient registration, scheduling, insurance verification and general clerical activities are all things that one can expect from taking a position in this area of medicine.
Instruction Pack 1
Leslie Ballentine, M.S.
Elizabeth Munson, Ph.D.
Lesson 1—Welcome to the World of
Lesson 2—Work in the Medical
Essay in Medical Assistant
The first section of the following essay will explain the communication skills such as having a great attitude, being able to understand the patient and physician; and also how to relate what the doctor has diagnose to the patient will help me become a great medical assistant...
Suicide in Medical Students
Medical students have always had the dream of becoming a doctor – finishing school, driving a Mercedes-Benz, wearing the white jacket with a stethoscope around one’s neck. This is how society pictures these medical students after they finish medical school. However, the...
October 2, 2012
1. DEFINITION OF WHAT A MEDICAL ASSISTANT IS?
2. ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES OF A MEDICAL ASSISTANT.
3. CLINICAL DUTIES OF A MEDICAL ASSITANT.
4. VALUES OF A MEDICAL ASSISTANT.
5. THE DIFFERENCE...
1 How to become a translator
‘They know enough who know how to learn.’
Henry Adams, 1836 1918
People usually become translators in one of two ways. Either by design or by circumstance.
There are no formal academic qualifications required to work as a translator but
advertisements for translators...
It is an experience I will never forget, visiting the doctor’s office to get my eyes checked that inspired me to apply for the position of a secretary at Eyes for All Medical Center. I walked into the doctor’s office and was greeted by the secretary in such a professional manner. She was...
Running Head: WHY I CHOSE
Why I Chose the MBA Program
University of Phoenix
Why I Chose the MBA Program
Many people chose the MBA Program for various reasons such as, to further their career, start a new career, or achieve a personal goal. I chose this program to further my...
Medical Marijuana in Society's Hands
Medical Marijuana is a legal drug in some states and is prescribed for different illnesses, both because it has been believed to help cure diseases and because it can alleviate pain. The legalization of marijuana has...
Medical Assisting & the Ever Changing Medical Field
Thomas Edison once said “The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.” The Medical field as a whole is rapidly growing and changing...
MY heart leaps up when I behold | |
A rainbow in the sky: | |
So was it when my life began, | |
So is it now I am a man, | |
So be it when I shall grow old | 5 |
Or let me die! | |
The child is father of the man: | |
And I could wish my days to be | ...
Running head: Medical Assisting 1
Aycee C. Kaimo
Medical Assisting 2
Growing up in a family that loves to do public service, helping people specifically in medical field influenced me in my decision in choosing Medical Assisting as...
Why I chose to be an Engineer
I am in College to help improve my ability to support my family. Straight out of high school I went into the Navy, but ended up getting a medical discharge after a short time. Ever since then I have been in the construction industry for close to twenty years now, for...
my paper I will be discussing what medical terminology is, where it came from, and how it is applied to medical assistant careers as well as how it is applied to medical administration careers. I will give examples of the importance of medical terminology and specific examples of where medical careers...
laws and provided guidelines for the unimpeded access of abortion in the Roe versus Wade decision. In light of these guidelines and continuous debate, I want to touch on the issues of 1st baby affordability and 2nd being too young. These are few of the topics that make abortion such a sensitive subject...
In the medical field there are plenty of diseases to choose from. I decided to choose one I could personally relate to and that is Autism. My nephew was born with Autism in 2001, and ever since then I have been interested in knowing the causes, effects, and other information about the disease, as well...
Cultural Diversity in the Medical Field
The United States is a nation of immigrants; they have virtually every culture of the world within its borders. Due to this reason, there must be a certain level of cultural competency within its people. A comparison and...
is something that has been around for a very long time. Saying so the possibilities of forming new friendships seem endless when nowadays people can become friends on Facebook, can meet through chat rooms, and just about anywhere. This leads me to my belief that in the present time having more friends...
deceive; this is what I have concluded from the many descriptions in the texts I have read. We can admit that we all lie, we all exaggerate, and we avoid difficult situations. Stephanie Ericsson said in her essay, “I once tried going a whole week without telling a lie, and it was paralyzing. I discovered that...
Just over half way through the The Life of Galileo, The Little Monk says to Galileo: “What would
people say if I told them that they happen to be on a small knob of stone twisting endlessly
through the void round a second-rate star, just one among myriads? What would be the value or
Why Should Marijuana Be Legalized?
By David Hourani
Lebanese American University
Having read much about legalizing marijuana when compared to other substances, and having read much about other issues that cause harm to...
for the ones already told. This becomes a problem and soon the person is caught up in a web of lies that others will begin to see. There are always 2 sides to every story, but most believe one sided truths. Why not just ask the other person to tell what happened, why not get both sides of the story before...
When I researched the role of Physician Assistant it stated “Physician Assistants take patients histories, perform routine diagnostic studies, assist in emergency medicine, monitor patient progress and manage therapeutic plans”. (Quinnipiac.edu ) What this description does not tell you is that you have...
Do Ghosts Really Exist in Our World Today?
“The nebulous form of a blonde-haired woman has appeared on the spiral staircase in this saloon so many times that patron named her ‘Lena.’ Lena ghost has also appeared in front of the wall across from the bar. Also, the apparition of an old prospector has...
the question: do you really want to become a pharmacist? If you do, here we go.
To write a good Why I Want to Be a Pharmacist essay, you need to conduct a sort of research, only it has to be personal. Here is the best way to do it.
Write a list of reasons for your Why I Want to Be a Pharmacist...
Credentialing Examinations |
The American Association Of Medical Assistants & TheAmerican Medical Billing Association
Throughout the medical community there are a growing number of organizations...
MY LIFE STORY
My name is T'Erika Lakeishia Rucker, I am a 27 year old mother of one and a new baby
on the way. I never thought I would be enrolled in college let alone writing a essy about
returning to school.. My goal was to go to college straight from high school but things don't
Medical School Essay
Congratulations on your decision to apply for admission to medical school. The fact that you have the courage to attempt such an exhausting and intense undertaking as getting a degree in medicine says a lot about you, and sets you apart from the vast majority of your peers. Unfortunately...
Why I want to be a CNA...
I don't understand, while being a CNA is hard, it is not rocket science. You basically have to work, and care. So many CNAs don't do either one. I don't know how they go home and sleep knowing that they left their residents soaked, cold, and dirty. Why don't they...
Technology Applications II
EMTs and paramedics should be emotionally stable, have good dexterity, agility, and physical coordination, and be able to lift and carry heavy loads. They also need good eyesight (corrective...
Remember back in Elementary school, when you’re asked that one question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” It seems that you always hear very similar responses; “I want to be a policeman, firefighter, doctor, lawyer…” etc. Now, think about how many of those little kids...
Death has always been a universal topic of discussion. Death in medical students due to suicide has just recently surfaced as a major problem within the last year. The relationship between medical students and the fact they are committing suicide stems from the effect of stress. The...
My father used to tell me a Physician’s Assistant (PA) is a doctor with a smaller garage. Physician’s assistants are just that, assistants to physicians. As a PA I expect to be working with doctors, nurses, nurse’s assistants, and therapists. On this committee I also expect to work with the board directors...
as non-for-profit hospital until 1995 when it became part of HCA, the nation’s largest for-profit hospital chain. For many years, the hospital has become successful due in part to the dedicated services of its employees and volunteers whose endless commitments of hard work could not be ignored. The employees...
One morning I realized that I had to do something for myself. At age seventeen and a recent graduate of high school I found myself searching for answers and wondering why I was not heading in the direction I had always wanted. While most of my friends had headed off to college, I graduated to a full...
God’s authority, do physicians have the right if asked, and should it be ok if the individual is suffering. If these ethical questions are asked prior to the decisions then the outcome may be a little different. This paper will touch a little on each one of the ethical reasoning’s on why physician assisted...
“Until its prohibition in 1937, extract of Cannabis sativa (marijuana) was one of the top three most prescribed medicines in the U.S.” (Cannabis). Medical marijuana may have been deemed illegal in 1937 but that has not stopped states from getting around the laws. “Twenty-three states...
The Medical Bell Curve: The Great Ones
The Medical Bell Curve: The Great Ones
Today’s society puts doctors on a very high pedestal , portraying them as ethical, honest, caring people who do what’s best for their patients. For the most part this is true, but there are always the exceptions...
Becoming a Medical Billing Specialist
SLS 1105-65 Strategies for Success
March 20, 2010
Becoming a Medical Billing Specialist
I love working with people and on computers. So I looked for a career where I can do both. Deciding to become a Medical Billing Specialist was the perfect...
Medical assistant ethics.
There are numerous ethical issues that a medical assistant may encounter in a daily office or hospital setting. It is unethical to have a conversation with a fellow coworker regarding a patient. The patient may overhear or worse may be relate to someone in the office. It...
What will you do when you graduate from High School?
When I graduated, I hope to be successful in all that I propose. I have planned to travel one year to New York to improve my English; then I’ll return to Venezuela to enter the UCV and start studying my Odontology career; finally I’ll start working...
I have had the toughest time deciding what career path to choose, but I now believe that Medical Assisting is the best career path for me. Medical Assistants get to perform administrative and clinical duties under the supervision of a physician. Some of their duties include but are not limited to, recording...