Medical Administrative Assistant Certification

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Medical Administrative Assistant Certification

Abbreviation of Certification: MAAC

Fee charged for the exam: $109.00 (Study Material Included)

Description and purpose of test:

The Medical Administrative Assistant duties have evolved in recent years. The MAA is required to be efficient in front office skills as well as knowledgeable in billing, coding, administrative tasks and general patient care. They also need basic knowledge of medical terminology, patient care skills and general office skills.

Medical Administrative Assistant responsibilities may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Answering phones
  • Processing bills
  • Communicating with patients
  • General office duties
  • Be up-to-date on HIPAA compliance

 

The test is comprised of 100 questions Medical Administrative Assistant:

The breakdown is as follows: HIPAA and compliance, scheduling, medical records, types of insurance, billing/coding, medical terminology and anatomy and other administrative knowledge.

Allotted time for examinees is 2 hours.