Medical assistants perform work familiar to some military personnel.

Jobs in this career are similar to the following job classifications in the

001255
Hospital Corpsman (Enlisted)
003358
Hospitalman (Enlisted)
8406
Aerospace Medical Technician (Enlisted)
8409
Aerospace Physiology Technician (Enlisted)
8434
Hemodialysis Technician (Enlisted)
8486
Urology Technician (Enlisted)
8499
Hospital Corpsman Basic (Enlisted)
HM
Hospital Corpsman (Enlisted)
HN
Hospitalman (Enlisted)
HR
Hospitalman Recruit (Enlisted)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

8445
Ocular Technician (Enlisted)
8446
Otolaryngology Technician (Enlisted)
8495
Dermatology Technician (Enlisted)