Abbreviation of Certification: MAA/BCSC
Fee charged for the exam: $139.00 (Study Material Included)
The purpose of the exam is to offer individuals certification as a Medical Administrative Assistant with a concentration in billing and coding.
Medical Administrative Assistants are trained in administrative skills and basic billing and coding. They also perform additional office skills such as: answering the phone, preparing bills, filing and scheduling for patients.
The test is comprised of 100 questions:
The breakdown is as follows: medical administrative, electronic health records, entry-level billing and coding, patient care, infection control and medical law and ethics. Allotted time for examinees is 2 hours.