Medical assistants perform work familiar to some military personnel.

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

870
Health Services Technician (Enlisted)
HS
Health Services Technician (Enlisted)
PHA10
Physician Assistant (Commissioned Officer only)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

18
Physician's Assistant (Commissioned Officer only)
891
Hospitalman (Enlisted)