Welcome to the American College of Medical Scribe Specialists, Medical Scribe Certification & Aptitude Test (MSCAT™)

Before you begin, please take a few moments to review the course objectives below.

MSCAT™ Certification & Credentialing Exam

Designed to certify and credential eligible Medical Scribe Specialists breadth of knowledge with respect to medical terminology, technical spelling, the Patient Privacy Rule and HIPAA, the scribe’s role in medico-legal risk mitigation, understanding the essential elements of documenting a physician-patient encounter, evaluation and management level, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services measures, MACRA compliance, specialty knowledge, and satisfy clinical pre-requisites to perform as a proficient Certified Medical Scribe Specialist.

Please choose which specialty you wish to take the proficiency certification and credentialing examination for. Successful completion will result in CMSS credentials awarded for successful practice at the clinical level.

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Or one of our specialty assessments:

DermatologyEmergency MedicineInternal MedicineOphthalmologyPrimary CareUrgent CareVascular CareOncology