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New Medical Assistant (CCMA) Exam Launch

Posted by Stacy Jones on July 2017

As the field of medical assisting evolves and demand for these positions grow, National Healthcareer Association (NHA) has released the new medical assistant (CCMA) certification exam reflecting changes in the industry. After much rigor, and with the input of many practicing industry experts, this exam tests the most current and relevant competencies necessary to ensure proficiency as newly NHA certified medical assistants enter the workforce. To learn more about the value of certification, the examination development process, and the processes for assessing the validity of the exam and the reliability of scores, download the whitepaper here.

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You can also view the exam crosswalk to compare the changes between the old and new exam, or visit the medical assisting page of nhanow.com for more information.

Topics: medical assistants, medical assisting, CCMA

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Events

NHA will be in attendance at the following conferences and events throughout 2017: 
  • PTEC (Pharmacy Technician Education Council) 
    July 13-15, 2017
    Las Vegas, Nevada
  • NACDS Total Show Expo (National Association of Chain Drug Stores)
    August 19-22, 2017 
    San Diego, California 
  • MGMA (Medical Group Management Association)
    October 8-11, 2017
    Anaheim, California
  • ACTE (Association of Career and Technical Education)
    December 6-9, 2017
    Nashville, Tennessee

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