The Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) provides clinical and administrative support to the health care team. The CMA interacts directly with patients under the direction of a provider (Physician, Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant).
A CMA may provide administrative and clinical support by:
Duties are performed under the specific authorization and supervision of the provider.
This information is provided for general education only. Individuals should consult a qualified health care provider for professional medical advice, diagnosis and treatment of a medical or health condition.