28-year-old makes over $210,000 a year working in a hospital—without going to med school………………..
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If you find yourself having surgery in Tampa, Florida, Chabely Rodriguez’s face may be one of the last ones you see before you go under anesthesia.
The 28-year-old is a certified anesthesiologist assistant, which means she helps doctors keep patients comfortable and sedated when they have surgery or other medical procedures done. It’s a well-paying job that has allowed Rodriguez to pursue the medical career she always dreamed about without having to go to medical school.