COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation:

Testing candidates: Check our COVID-19 Update Page (Opens in new window) to review the health and safety measures in place for testing and find out about any country-specific testing policies.

Appointment availability is limited due to social distancing precautions and varies by location. Please note that our customer service wait-times are also longer than usual right now. For information on rescheduling, refunds, and more, please check out our FAQs.

IMA Certification Testing

IMA Certification Testing

Due to system maintenance, some test-takers many be temporarily unable to access their accounts today ( ). To resolve login issues during this time, you should first try the account recovery process. If that does not resolve your issue, try again later or contact customer service.

Testing is coordinated through the Certitrek Group

The International Medical Assistant (IMA) is a certification that validates the clinical knowledge of the medical assistants, their administrative skills as well as their professional and behavioral skills. International medical assistants are certified for a global role in medical assistance.

SCMA Certification Testing

Testing is coordinated through the Certitrek Group

The Specialty Certified Medical Assistant-SCMA® certification ensures that medical assistants are recognized for their superb skills and extensive knowledge in their field. We also provide physicians a way to quantify the experience and knowledge of medical assistant applicants.  We offer 13 different therapeutic specialties in which you may choose to become certified.

Certifications

  • Cardiology (SCMA-CD)
  • Dermatology (SCMA-D)
  • Endocrinology (SCMA-END)
  • Family Medicine (SCMA-FM)
  • Geriatrics (SCMA-G)
  • Internal Medicine (SCMA-IM)
  • OB/GYN (SCMA-OBG)
  • Oncology (SCMA-ON)
  • Orthopedic Surgery (SCMA-ORS)
  • Pediatrics (SCMA-PD)
  • Transplantation Surgery (SCMA-TTS)
  • Urology (SCMA-U)
  • Women’s Health (SCMA-WH)
Last updated 2020-08-19