ccma Certifications

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)

Certified Clinical Medical Assistants (CCMAs) are a vital part of clinical patient care. Because CCMAs are trained to perform so many different tasks, they are in great demand in the workforce.

Whether you want to work in a doctor’s office or a large hospital system, becoming a CCMA with NHA shows that you are knowledgeable and ready to be a valued member of a healthcare team.

As a CCMA, you may perform some or all of the following tasks:

  • Assist the physician during exams
  • Interview and educate patients
  • Measure and record vital signs
  • Administer injections

Recent BLS data shows that the medical assisting profession is set to grow 29% from 2012-2022. (Source)

Job postings for Medical Assistants grew 15 percent in 2014 after growing over 10 percent per year in 2012 and 2013. - from research conducted by Gray Associates

*Certification preparation resources are offered in partnership with ATI Allied Health. The purchase of ATI Allied Health certification exam preparation materials is not required to sit for any NCCA-accredited certification exams. All NHA exams are NCCA-accredited.

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