Medical Assistant: a Doctor’s Right-Hand Helper - View the video

Sarah Peck

Presenter
Sarah Peck
Medical Assistant
Generations Fertility Care Clinic

Location:
2365 Deming Way
Middleton, WI 53562

Career Clusters / Help Topics:

  • Health Science

Biography:
Sarah Peck is a hometown girl who was born and raised in Madison, Wis. Sarah graduated from UW-Stevens Point earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology with an Emphasis in Social Work. Sarah has always known she wanted a career in helping people, she just wasn’t quite sure what that dream career was. In 2009, she decided to start her journey into the medical field and hasn’t looked back since. First starting out as a Certified Nursing Assistant, Sarah went on to become trained as a Medical Assistant. She currently works as a Medical Assistant for Generations Fertility Care Clinic, a joint venture of UW-Health and Meriter Hospital in Madison. Sarah says she absolutely loves her work. In her free time Sarah loves to go to Badger games and travel with her husband.

Description:
Interested in a career in the healthcare field but not sure which direction to go in? Sarah Peck always knew helping others was what she wanted to do. She will explain how her path as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) led her to a position today as a Medical Assistant at a nationally recognized fertility clinic in Madison, Wis. Sarah will talk through the training she had to have as well as what a typical day is like for her in the clinic setting. (Running Time 18:58)