Medical Assistants

The Most In-Demand Healthcare Jobs for the Fall

Posted By:   Posted On: October 21st, 2019

If you’re looking for a medical position for the Fall, now is the best time to do so. At Desert Medical Careers, we have connections with hundreds of medical facilities within Phoenix, Arizona, and the surrounding areas. We have placed more than 17,000 individuals in healthcare jobs within the past 20 years. One thing we [&hellip


Winter Visitors Bring More Medical Job Opportunities

Posted By:   Posted On: September 25th, 2019

Fall in Phoenix, Arizona brings cooler weather, colorful leaves, and holiday festivities. It’s also the time when winter visitors start to come back and enjoy AZ. Many people come to vacation during this season, especially Snowbirds (or Winter Visitors) who tend to stay a bit longer. If you are considering a job in the healthcare [&hellip


Working as a Medical Front Office Temp: Benefits and How to Start

Posted By:   Posted On: August 21st, 2019

As a Medical Front Office Temp employee, you have numerous benefits available to you in addition to the usual financial compensation. These 1- to 3-month medical positions can serve as the building blocks to an impressive resume that can lead to working at your dream practice or securing a full-time career.   During your contract, you’ll [&hellip


The Benefits of Temp Work During The Summer

Posted By:   Posted On: May 30th, 2019

While the summertime is usually hyped up for vacations and tropical excursions, it’s also the perfect time to increase your work experience or try a new career.   Temporary job assignments increase during the summer months and are perfect for those needing a fresh start in their medical career, or a flexible shift structure that [&hellip


Tips for Success on Your First Medical Assistant Job

Posted By:   Posted On: December 28th, 2018

You are likely reading this article because you are new to being a medical assistant (congratulations!) or you are considering becoming a medical assistant. Being a successful medical assistant from the beginning of your career is achievable and can help you move your career faster than if you have some terrible experiences towards the beginning [&hellip


Now’s the Time to Get a Healthcare Job in Phoenix!

Posted By:   Posted On: October 22nd, 2018

If you are a healthcare worker in the Phoenix Metro Area and you’re thinking about getting a new job, we highly recommend beginning your job search now. The fall in Arizona is a hectic time of year for healthcare jobs because this is when our winter visitors are back for the season. This means that [&hellip


Medical Assistant Job Outlook and Career Trends

Posted By:   Posted On: August 10th, 2017

Medical Assistant Job Outlook If you are considering a career as a medical assistant and are wondering about the job outlook for this career, we have good news! Medical assisting is one of the fastest growing career fields and is expected to grow 23 percent between 2014 and 2024, significantly higher than the national average. [&hellip


How to Get Your First Medical Assistant Job

Posted By:   Posted On: July 10th, 2017

If you are a recent graduate, landing your first medical assistant job can seem like a daunting prospect. Medical assisting is a competitive and rapidly growing field and you will almost certainly be going up against candidates who have significantly more experience than you. Not to worry! We have compiled a few tips that will [&hellip


Medical Assistant Salary

Posted By:   Posted On: June 12th, 2017

Medical assisting is one of the fastest growing career fields and is expected to grow 23% between 2014 and 2024. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median medical assistant salary in the US is $31,540 per year, but what you will actually earn will be affected by many things including location, experience, specialty, [&hellip


Medical Assistant Interview Questions

Posted By:   Posted On: May 15th, 2017

Are you looking for a job as a medical assistant? If so, we’re here to help. We’re Desert Medical Careers. We have over 20 years experience as a medical staffing agency and we’ve found that those who have practiced interview questions in advance do far better during their job hunt. Below, we’ve provided you with [&hellip