Medical Assistant Schools in Mississippi
Mississippi Medical Assisting Schools
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. CMA certificate training programs take as little as 6 to 10 weeks to complete. An associate's degree in medical assisting can take up to 2 years. Enter your zip code to find your local Mississippi and medical assistant programs medical assistant (CMA) school options.
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Medical Assisting Schools in Mississippi
2710 Nonconnah Blvd
Memphis, TN 38132
828 Downtowner Loop W
Mobile, AL 36609
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State of Mississippi, Medical Assisting Certification Requirements
There are no laws requiring medical assistants to have a license or certification.
There is no training beyond high school required.
You must complete an accredited medical assistant training program.
However, employment opportunities are more plentiful if you do get your license or certification.
To be eligible for your Registered Medical Assisting or Certified Medical Assistant designations, you must: Pass an accredited medical assisting program if you're becoming certified through the AAMA or NHA. Or, meet the eligibility standards to be certified through the AMT. Fill out the online application and mail it in along with the required fee. Once your application has been processes, schedule to take the exam. You must pass the exam to become certified. Through the NHA, you must choose a specialization, meet the requirements, pay the fee, and schedule the exam. To keep your certification current, you must:
Pay the annual renewal fee. AMT: Every 3 years, complete the continuing education credits. AAMA: Get re-certified every 60 months through CEUs, or take the recertification exam. NHA: Recertification is every 2 years.