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Medical Assisting



Medical assistants are multi-skilled health professionals specifically educated to work in a variety of health care settings performing clinical and administrative duties. The practice of medical assisting necessitates mastery of a complex body of knowledge and specialized skills requiring both formal education and practical experience that serve as standards for entry into the profession.


Medical Assisting Information Session

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The Medical Assisting Program at Alamance Community College is accredited by:


Medical Assisting Education Review Board
2339 N. California Ave. #47138
Chicago, IL 60647


Upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). Graduates of CAAHEP accredited medical assisting program may be eligible to sit for the American Association of Medical Assistants' (AAMA) Certification Examination to become Certified Medical Assistants, CMA (AAMA).

American Association of Medical Assisting Endowment
20 N. Wacker Dr., Ste. 1575
Chicago, IL 60606
(312) 899-1500.

2023 Annual Report: MAERB

2023 annual report