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31-9092.00 - Medical Assistants Bright Outlook

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Prepare and administer medications as directed by a physician.

31-9096.00 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers
  • Administer medication, immunizations, or blood plasma to animals as prescribed by veterinarians.
  • Administer anesthetics during surgery and monitor the effects on animals.
31-9097.00 Phlebotomists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Perform saline flushes or dispense anticoagulant drugs, such as Heparin, through intravenous (IV) lines, in accordance with licensing restrictions and under the direction of a medical doctor.
  • Administer subcutaneous or intramuscular injects, in accordance with licensing restrictions.
31-1011.00 Home Health Aides Bright Outlook
  • Administer prescribed oral medications, under the written direction of physician or as directed by home care nurse or aide, and ensure patients take their medicine.
31-1014.00 Nursing Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Administer medications or treatments, such as catheterizations, suppositories, irrigations, enemas, massages, or douches, as directed by a physician or nurse.
31-1013.00 Psychiatric Aides
  • Perform nursing duties, such as administering medications, measuring vital signs, collecting specimens, or drawing blood samples.