Medical Assistant Jobs in New Jersey

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Your Gateway to Medical Assistant Careers in New Jersey

Welcome to TAG MedStaffing’s New Jersey-based team of medical assistant recruiters, your career portal to fulfilling job opportunities across the state of New Jersey.
Backed by strong partnerships within New Jersey’s healthcare industry, our seasoned team of recruiters will assist at identifying the ideal match given your specific specialization, experience, and job preferences. We take pride in our coverage across entire state, including major cities and communities such as Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, and more.

Our team often represent a large number medical assistant positions available in New Jersey. If you are interested in exploring these in-state career opportunities, please submit the form below. Should your qualifications align with our requirements, our team will be in touch for further communication.
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Medical Assistant Job Specializations in New Jersey

Medical assistants are integral to the healthcare sector in New Jersey. Their contributions encompass both clinical and administrative duties, involving patient care and the preparation of healthcare facilities within clinics and hospitals. In essence, medical assistants are instrumental in ensuring the efficient operation of healthcare facilities by collaborating with physicians, nurses, specialists, and administrative staff to maintain the delivery of high-quality healthcare services.
Within the state of New Jersey, the roles of medical assistants may exhibit variations in specific responsibilities, largely influenced by the nature of the healthcare facility in which they are employed. These facilities can span from general hospitals to specialized clinics. While licensure is not mandatory for medical assistants in New Jersey, it is highly recommended to pursue licensure as it serves as a testament to one’s expertise in the field.
Below are some examples of medical assistant careers you can pursue in New Jersey, along with their daily responsibilities and entry-level certifications commonly associated with the profession:
Surgical Medical Assistant

Surgical medical assistants provide support in surgical settings, assisting surgeons and the surgical team during procedures. See here for more information about their responsibilities, average salary, and qualifications.

Cardiology Medical Assistant

Cardiology medical assistants work alongside cardiologists to provide patient care and administrative support in cardiology settings. See here for more about their responsibilities and qualifications.

Chiropractic Medical Assistant

Chiropractic medical assistants play a crucial role in supporting chiropractors who focus on treating mechanical disorders of the spine and musculoskeletal system. See here for more about their responsibilities and qualifications.

Administrative Medical Assistant

Administrative medical assistants focus on handling administrative duties in healthcare settings. See here for more about their responsibilities and qualifications.

Administrative Medical Assistant

Clinical medical assistants are an integral part of healthcare teams in clinical settings. Their primary role involves direct patient care and support for healthcare professionals. See here for more about their responsibilities and qualifications.

Pediatric Medical Assistants

Pediatric medical assistants focus on providing support in pediatric healthcare settings. See here for more about their responsibilities and qualifications.

Dermatology Medical Assistant

Dermatology medical assistants work alongside dermatologists in medical offices, clinics, or dermatology departments of hospitals. See here for more about their responsibilities and qualifications.

Podiatric Medical Assistant

Podiatric medical assistants work in podiatrist offices, specializing in foot-related disorders and injuries. See here for more about their responsibilities and qualifications.

Ophthalmologic Medical Assistant

Ophthalmologic medical assistants contribute to the care of patients with eye-related disorders and injuries in ophthalmologists' offices. See here for more about their responsibilities and qualifications.

Obstetric Medical Assistant

For those interested in women's healthcare, an obstetric medical assistant career may be appealing. This specialized field requires a broad knowledge of care for women of all ages and life stages. See here for more about their responsibilities and qualifications.

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Insights Into the Growth of Medical Assistant Jobs

At TAG MedStaffing, we have a strong understanding of the healthcare industry's pulse. As a leading healthcare staffing agency, we are pioneers in the field of research and data analysis. Our dedicated team diligently monitors the factors shaping the healthcare landscape.

The accompanying chart visually represents the escalating demand for medical assistants, granting you valuable insights into the healthcare job market. We take great pride in being your dependable source for staying abreast of healthcare staffing trends. For weekly updates on the latest healthcare trends, please visit our blog page.

Job Demand Chart for Medical Assistants (2010-2020)

Why Are New Jersey Medical Assistants in High Demand?

New Jersey's healthcare system is increasingly reliant on medical assistants who are versatile professionals, capable of performing both administrative and clinical tasks. Their ability to support healthcare professionals and ensure efficient patient care is driving the high demand for their services.

Growing Specialization in Healthcare

The healthcare sector in New Jersey is witnessing a growing specialization in various medical fields. Medical assistants with specialized training are in demand to work alongside specialized healthcare providers, enhancing the delivery of specialized care.

Patient Engagement and Care Coordination

Medical assistants are increasingly being tasked with patient engagement and care coordination. They facilitate communication between patients and healthcare teams, ensuring that patients receive comprehensive care, which is crucial for improving health outcomes.

Evolving Healthcare Technology

With the continuous advancement of healthcare technology, medical assistants are essential for managing electronic health records, medical software, and telehealth services. Their tech-savvy skills contribute to efficient healthcare operations.

New Jersey’s Choice for Medical Assistants: TAG MedStaffing

We do more than just observe trends; we shape successful healthcare careers. Our New Jersey team of experts understands the industry’s intricacies, connecting dedicated professionals with rewarding opportunities. Whether you’re a medical assistant aspiring to advance your career or a healthcare facility in search of skilled professionals, we bridge talent with opportunity.

We offer customized staffing solutions tailored to your unique needs, ensuring seamless integration into your healthcare team. TAG MedStaffing is dedicated to upholding the highest standards of quality and professionalism in healthcare staffing.

To learn more about our healthcare specialities, please visit our employers page.

Our Services
Temporary Staffing

Bolster your staff during busy periods, to adapt to the higher demand, and scale back when you don’t need the extra help. Leveraging our skilled temporary employees allows you to remain agile depending on demand while benefitting by staying profitable.


Hire an employee on a temporary basis before deciding whether to commit to a full-time employment offer.  Evaluate a candidate for skills, work ethic, and cultural fit, and then transfer them to your payroll if you wish to hire them permanently.

Travel Nursing & Healthcare Staffing

Leverage our extensive network of traveling nurses and healthcare professionals to adapt to seasonal demand, cover staffing gaps, or grow your facility. You'll be able to reduce stress on your existing team by adding skilled travel professionals, all without increasing your full-time headcount.

Direct Hire

If your organization is in need of full time healthcare professionals, TAG MedStaffing can handle sourcing, screening, and credentialing so you find the people you need to fill vital positions – fast.

Executive Search

From Medical Directors to Chief Marketing Officers and other high-level executives, you need the right people in leadership to ensure success at your healthcare facility.  We can discreetly source top talent and present you with a shortlist of qualified candidates, in a timely and structured manner.


Transfer the temporary employees of your choosing onto our payroll system.  Let TAG MedStaffing handle the administrative burden, including tax withholdings, paycheck distribution, workers’ compensation, unemployment, and more.

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