What is a Medical Secretary?

Female hospital administrative in a modern medical center

Healthcare is one of the largest and fastest-growing industries in the United States, and medical secretaries are an integral part of any medical office or practice. While doctors and nurses may be the most recognizable medical professionals, not all healthcare professionals wear scrubs or lab coats. Medical secretaries are a perfect example of healthcare professionals … Read more

Medical Assistants Must Address Mental Health

Nurse Talking To Patient that is lying in a medical bed.

As a medical assistant, you’re probably aware of how important it is to provide quality health care while curbing high costs in the health care system. In many states, a small percentage of patients rack up an inordinate share of medical expenses – many of which are preventable. Many of them have a mental illness, … Read more