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By Peterson's Staff updated on Thursday, January 24, 2013

You don't have to be a doctor or a nurse to be a fundamental part of the healthcare industry.  Private practices, hospitals and surgery centers are constantly looking for certified medical assistants to help keep their businesses booming, so why not become a part of the action? 

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You can rest assured that becoming a certified medical assistant will give you plenty of career options. You can earn an associate degree or a diploma through a regular diploma program, all while learning the proper skills to assist a physician in a clinical capacity.   Medical assisting means you can work as a medical assistant, medical secretary, medical insurance billing and coding specialist, or medical office specialist. 

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