WHAT TO CONSIDER WHEN BECOMING A MEDICAL ASSISTANT

** Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Medical Assistants,  on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm (visited June 29, 2017).

** Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Medical Assistants, 
on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm (visited June 29, 2017).

Have you heard about medical assistant training through a friend, in your community, or through an advertisement on TV? Are you thinking about going back to school? Before making any career decision, it’s important to try to learn as much as you can about your potential career field. This infographic discusses what it’s like to be a medical assistant, and may help you decide whether this career path is the right one for you.