Medical assistants are important members of a medical team, as they provide a professional as well as helping hand to the doctors and researchers, in providing medical facilities to the people. With proper learning, training and qualification they perform various tasks in hospitals, clinics and medical laboratories.
The various roles and responsibilities associated with the work profile of a medical assistant are:

  • Measuring body temperature,
  • Dressing wounds,
  • Monitoring injections and medicines,
  • Keeping time to time records of medications and improvement of a patient,
  • Testing solutions for laboratories,
  • Taking care of supplies.

Qualification for Medical Assistant jobs:

These are some areas where a professional Medical Assistant can apply for jobs and explore for better opportunities:

  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Nursing Homes
  • Research centers
  • Laboratories
  • Ultrasound Clinics
  • Dental Clinics

Dental Clinics

A Medical Assistant can earn handsome salary packages, while making a medical career for himself. Many clinical establishments offer wonderful opportunities to these assistants, where they can learn and eventually start working on their own.

Popular salaries for a Medical Assistant:

The salary ranges for nurses in India according to the different cities have been listed below:

SUNY Medical University Clinical Assistant Instructor $ 49000 – $ 75000
SUNY Medical University Clinical Assistant Professor $ 59000 – $ 64000
Kaiser Permanente Medical Assistant $ 38000 – $ 42000
Caliber Training Institute Medical Assistant Instructor: $ 30000 – $ 40000
Genentech Assistant Medical Director $ 190000 – $ 216000
Healthcare Training Institute Medical Assistant $ 50000 – $ 75000
Brown University Medical Assistant Professor $ 71000 – $ 97000
Institute of California Manager Nurse $ 60000 – $ 61000

Some popular Indian organizations offering jobs of Medical Assistant:

  • Sahyadri Hospitals Ltd, Pune.
  • Thirumallai Venkateshwara Engineering Institution, Chennai.
  • Jaypee Medical Centre, Noida
  • Apollo Hospital, Chennai
  • Saai Consultancy, Madhya Pradesh.
  • Global Hospitals, Hydearabad.
  • National Institute of Ophthalmology, Pune
  • World Health Organization Centre,New Delhi

Further Prospects and Benefits in the job of Medical Assistant:

A Medical Assistant, having gained a work experience of more than 10 years can start his or her own business, in the world of medicines. Some of the best prospects that they have is to arrange for clinical supplies or organize clinical laboratories for the hospitals and chief medical professionals. Their knowledge and expertise in the medical area can prove very beneficial for the world of medicines, and lend a great helping hand to doctors. They can earn good money for themselves and make a stable and secure career for themselves as well.

So these are a few options and opportunities for a professional Medical Assistant, where you can make a difference in the medical world while taking care of your own requirements.