Medical assistants perform work familiar to some military personnel.

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

001247
Deep Sea Diving Independent Duty Corpsman (Enlisted)
001255
Hospital Corpsman Basic (Enlisted)
001260
Field Medical Service Technician (Enlisted)
001265
Orthopedic Cast Room Technician (Enlisted)
001289
Fleet Marine Force Reconnaissance Corpsman (Enlisted)
001317
Fleet Marine Force Reconnaissance Independent Duty Corpsman (Enlisted)
001327
Submarine Force Independent Duty Corpsman (Enlisted)
001339
Hemodialysis/Apheresis Technician (Enlisted)
001349
Surface Force Independent Duty Corpsman (Enlisted)
001367
Preventive Medicine Technician (Enlisted)
001372
Surgical Technologist (Enlisted)
001394
Urology Technician (Enlisted)
003020
Medical Deep Sea Diving Technician (Enlisted)
003355
Nuclear Medicine Technician (Enlisted)
003358
Hospitalman (Enlisted)
003462
Aerospace Physiology Technician (Enlisted)
003501
Search and Rescue Medical Technician (Enlisted)
003652
Advanced X-ray Technician (Enlisted)
003700
Aerospace Medical Technician (Enlisted)
0113
Physician's Assistant (Commissioned Officer only)
8499
Conversion NEC HM Hospital Corpsman Basic (Enlisted)
HM
Hospital Corpsman (Enlisted)
HN
Hospitalman (Enlisted)
HR
Hospitalman Recruit (Enlisted)
L00A
Search and Rescue Medical Technician (Enlisted)
L01A
Submarine Force Independent Duty Corpsman (Enlisted)
L02A
Fleet Marine Force Reconnaissance Independent Duty Corpsman (Enlisted)
L03A
Field Medical Service Technician (Enlisted)
L04A
Aerospace Medical Technician (Enlisted)
L06A
Cardiovascular Technician (Enlisted)
L07A
Aerospace Physiology Technician (Enlisted)
L09A
Nuclear Medicine Technologist (Enlisted)
L10A
Surface Force Independent Duty Corpsman (Enlisted)
L11A
Fleet Marine Force Reconnaissance Corpsman (Enlisted)
L12A
Preventive Medicine Technician (Enlisted)
L13A
Hemodialysis Technician (Enlisted)
L14A
Opthalmic Surgical Technician (Enlisted)
L15A
Ultrasound Technologist (Enlisted)
L16A
Mammography Technologist (Enlisted)
L17A
Advanced X-Ray Technician (Enlisted)
L23A
Sugical Technologist (Enlisted)
L25A
Urology Technician (Enlisted)
L26A
Orthopedic Technician (Enlisted)
L27A
Medical Deep Sea Diving Technician (Enlisted)
L28A
Deep Sea Diving Independent Duty Corpsman (Enlisted)
O91A
Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Special Operations Tactical Medic (SO-TM) (Enlisted)
O92A
Naval Special Warfare Special Operations Combat Medic (SOCM) (Enlisted)
SO
Special Warfare Operator (Enlisted)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

8406
Aerospace Medical Technician (Enlisted)
8409
Aerospace Physiology Technician (Enlisted)
8434
Hemodialysis Technician (Enlisted)
8445
Ocular Technician (Enlisted)
8446
Otolaryngology Technician (Enlisted)
8486
Urology Technician (Enlisted)
8495
Dermatology Technician (Enlisted)