An Exclusive Partnership:
Comprehensive Certified Medical Scribe Specialist Training Program
In coordination and partnership with ACMSS, the Comprehensive & Complete CMSS training curriculum has been developed by leading industry professionals with years of expertise and is available for volume licensing and wholesale pricing especially suited for:
- National Training Programs
- Accredited Universities
- Medical Schools
- Academic Medical Centers
This flexible, fast-track curriculum includes clinical CMSS training in patient care, medical office administration, phlebotomy, and EKG, in addition to patient advocacy, clinical education, training, clinical documentation and medicolegal compliance. ACMSS offers students a program that provides the education needed, and that is specifically designed to prepare participants to pass the CMSS clinical credentialing examination so they can be certified to start working in a rewarding clinical job right after graduation. Included in the program are the ACMSS clinical training materials needed to pass the Medical Scribe Certification & Aptitude Test (MSCAT™).
In addition to those considering getting into health care for the first time, people who are currently becoming CMSS professions include students who are just coming out of premedical programs and are transitioning to nursing schools, PA schools, MD programs, or DO programs. Also included are graduates who are coming out of a MD or DO medical school program who are looking for a clinical and hands-on experience gives them enough time to spend concurrently with patients and providers.
Whether they are looking to pursue work as a Certified Medical Scribe Specialist as a career choice or want to obtain clinical observation hours, or time working alongside physicians, they will be directly and positively impacting clinical workflows and a provider’s time they get to spend with their patients, and ultimately improving patient care. Working as a CMSS professional provides opportunities to work alongside a wide range of multispecialty providers and gain keen insights into how the healthcare system works at the point of care. CMSS professionals are often exposed to a wider variety of experiences than other positions in the healthcare industry may offer.
Certified Medical Scribe Specialists are experts in clinical documentation, clinical proficiencies and serve as the clinical assistant to licensed clinicians of all medical specialties.
CMSS duties include, but are not limited to:
- Obtaining patient vital signs
- Taking measurements
- Administering oral and parenteral medications
- Performing wound care
- Assisting during procedures
- Labeling and processing specimens
- Preparing for, performing, and monitoring EKGs
- Managing medical records
- Processing health insurance
- Clinically documenting clinical encounters
- Providing computerized provider order entry
- Assisting in clinical decision support
- Working in regulatory compliance with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
REGULATORY FRAMEWORK CARE IMPROVEMENT
- Improving America’s healthcare at the point of care
- Integrating Meaningful Measures from CMS into the clinical workflow setting
- Providing functional research, guidance, and workflow proficiencies and education into delegated clinical duties
- Implementing standardized, structured evidence-based models of care into Promoting Interoperability, Advancing Care, and Care Improvement
Salaries vary by employer, location, and experience. Those clinically and proficiently trained as Certified Medical Scribe Specialist report a higher wage and income and acceptance rate into accredited medical schools than those without the breadth, depth and experience needed in a competitive environment. Median annual salary of a Certified Medical Scribe Specialists range, depending on experience, from a starting base of $15-$17+ to $20+, based on certification licensure, education, and prior experience. Average annual salaries range from $36,000 to $150,000+ at national employer training partner programs who may include a competitive bonus structure and compensation plan.
MEDICAL SCHOOL ACCEPTANCE OUTLOOK
The American College of Medical Scribe Specialists, in collaboration with medical schools and medical students, prepare America’s next generation of clinicians through the Certified Medical Scribe Specialist (CMSS) clinical and didactic training opportunities. CMSS professionals enable licensed clinicians to improve the quality and efficiency of patient care, patient satisfaction, and benchmarking metrics found through quality clinical documentation and meeting CMS metrics, Meaningful Measures, and continuum of care afforded through population health improvement.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN FAST TRACK CMSS?
With dedicated learning styles, Certified Medical Scribe Specialists are prepared for success at their own pace. The program is designed with the flexibility you need to succeed, earning their education and certification day or night, evening or weekends, and providing flexibility to train at their pace, and on their schedules. The program includes comprehensive clinical education and applied certification externship, giving you the flexibility you need for success.
This program is modeled on the Medical Scribe Specialist curriculum approved by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and goes a step beyond with more in-depth clinical training. In coordination and partnership with the American College of Medical Scribe Specialists, the Comprehensive & Complete Certified Medical Scribe Specialists (CMSS) training curriculum has been developed by leading industry professionals with years of expertise. The course includes clinical CMSS training in patient care, medical office administration, phlebotomy, and EKG, in addition to patient advocacy, clinical education, training, clinical documentation and medicolegal compliance to assist students with the education needed, and the program is specifically designed to prepare them to pass the Certified Medical Scribe Specialists (CMSS) clinical credentialing examination to obtain a clinical career right after graduation. Included in the program is the ACMSS clinical training materials to pass the Medical Scribe Certification & Aptitude Test (MSCAT™).
FLEXIBLE ONLINE TRAINING
We understand the investment you are undertaking to complete your comprehensive training to become a proficient and highly functioning Certified Medical Scribe Specialist (CMSS). Through affordable payment and finance options, the Complete & Comprehensive Certified Medical Scribe Specialists Training Program is designed to provide individuals the flexibility to complete training on their schedules. Online training puts the student in control, with as little of time as 1 month up to flexibility of 6 dedicated months, you will gain the clinical skills, education, and clinical training you need to be successful as a Certified Medical Scribe Specialist (CMSS).
LIVE STUDENT & GRADUATE SUPPORT
The Fast Track CMSS online training program allows students to start anytime, learn on their own schedules, and move through the program as quickly as they need. Ambitious students may complete the program in as much or as little of time needed to expeditiously begin clinical career and medical school acceptance applications.
FAST TRACK CMSS PROGRAM COST:
Individual Price: $2,995 per individual
Volume Licensing: Wholesale Pricing. Suited for: National Training Programs; Accredited Universities; Medical Schools; Academic Medical Centers*
*Group rate based upon annual commitment, number of students, and recurrence of program Contact Michele Labrie below for more information.
Payments Accepted: Visa, MasterCard, AmEx, PayPal, e-Check, or 24/7 online payment
Payment Plans: Downpayment + payment plan. Inquire ACMSS Financial Services
Program Length: Anticipated for Fast Track, 1-3 months. Students have up to 6 months
Processing Time: Allow 5-7 business days for processing and electronic course delivery
Includes standard ACMSS 12-month-issued academic-to-certification materials and acceptance into the CMSS Certification & Compliance Program in meeting CMS Meaningful Use with completion and successful pass of MSCAT™ Examination
Certificate Awarded: Clinical Certified Medical Scribe Specialist (CMSS)+
Clinical Credential Awarded: CMSS
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Contact: Kristin Hagen
(800) 987-3692, x101, x103