CACMA FAQs

Q- How much does it cost to take the CACMA exam? A- $250 Q- How many questions are on the exam? A- There are 160 questions on the CACMA exam, 20 of those are unscored. Q- How long do I have to take the exam? A- You will be given 3 1/2 hours to take…

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About the CACMA Examination

The CAlifornia Certified Medical Assistant examination is a comprehensive objective examination of the candidate’s knowledge of general, clinical and administrative medical assisting skills. It is designed for the entry level medical assistant. How the Exam was Developed CCBMA used a rigorous process involving the use of CCBMA credentialed medical assistants from all over California who…

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Did You Know?

According to the US Bureau of Labor, employment of medical assistants is projected to grow 14% from 2020 to 2030, much faster than the average for all occupations. About 114,600 openings each year for medical assistants.  Many of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to different occupations…

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May- Asthma

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America recognized May as National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. “According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 25 million people in the United States have asthma. It’s the most common chronic lung condition among children in the United States: In 2018, the CDC reported that about 1 of…

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