Medical Assistants Recognition Week is observed on Wednesday of the third business week in October. One of the fastest- growing careers in the nation. Medical Assistants make all medical offices run more smoothly and are instrumental in quality patient care. They have been the front lines along with physicians and other healthcare professionals during this Covid-19 pandemic. Their responsibilities can include both administrative and clinical duties. Depending on the type and size of the facility, state, certifications available and the laws affected by where they work. Medical Assistants play a variety of roles.
We encourage all medical assistants to take pictures during MARS week and share these pictures on your Social media accounts-include #MedicalAssistantsRecognitionWeek to get national recognition. Check back soon for a list of CEUs and networking opportunities.