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So I'm thinking of going into the medical field. If you are a CNA please tell me a little about your job and pros and cons or anything you think is important to know. And MA's the same please. And if you aren't either and just have some advice on the subject please let me know. Any information or advice is greatly appreciated.


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Asked by mom2twopreemies at 1:05 PM on Aug. 20, 2009 in Health

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  • mas get paid more and work morein clinics then hospitals go fro your ma or RN or LP ... LPs are often used in place of doctors in ers and make mega bucks fro just a few more years of scholling its worth it

    Answer by katiekruschke at 1:08 PM on Aug. 20, 2009

  • Do you mean an LPN? RNs are higher up than LPNs.

    CNAs get paid more and need less schooling. I"m an MA and it cost $10,000 to get it and I can't find a job paying more than $10/hour.

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:39 PM on Aug. 20, 2009

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