ACMSS™ CMSS™ Comprehensive is designed to be completed in as little as 1-3 months. Eligible entities have up to 6 months.
Includes Online Educational Resources & Materials
Eligible to all clinical programs, non-profits, individuals, entities, and communities. Eligible to all personnel.
Ideally suited for academic institutions, medical specialties, medical personnel, training personnel and others looking to implement licensed Certified Medical Scribe Specialists (CMSS™) across health care
The ACMSS™ CMSS™ Comprehensive is a custom non-profit resource available across health care. The CMSS™ Comprehensive meets core clinical objectives and requirements to sit directly for the the Medical Scribe Certification & Aptitude Test (MSCAT™) Examination. All eligible personnel must purchase licensing and credentialing separately.
The ACMSS™ CMSS™ Comprehensive is ideally suited for:
- Medical Students
- Medical Schools
- Medical Centers
- Accredited Universities
- National Employment Programs
- Train the Trainers Programs
- Communities of care
- Individuals advancing medical education in an online training solution
- Medical personnel advancing medical education
- Eligible high school students
This flexible, fast-track educational resource includes all elements of medicolegal and clinical documentation functions related to becoming a licensed Certified Medical Scribe Specialist (CMSS™). Education includes a robust training platform focused on routine patient care, medicolegal documentation, core components of medical office administration, phlebotomy, EKG, laboratory testing, in addition to patient advocacy, clinical simulation modules and education, all designed with robust clinical documentation and medicolegal compliance in mind. ACMSS™ offers students a complete and comprehensive program that provides the education needed toward sitting for the Medical Scribe Certification & Aptitude Test (MSCAT™) toward becoming appropriately recognized as a licensed Certified Medical Scribe Specialist (CMSS™).
The CMSS™ Comprehensive is specifically designed to prepare participants to pass the Medical Scribe Certification & Aptitude Test (MSCAT™) Examination. The program is available to current and licensed Certified Medical Scribe Specialists (CMSS™), national training coordinators, medical specialty clinics, and others looking to becoming a train-the-trainer personnel coach. Individuals will be eligible to sit for the Medical Scribe Certification & Aptitude Test (MSCAT™) Examination upon completion of the training, in addition to being eligible to pursue additional clinical education, focused on wellness. Enrolled personnel and/or academic institutions or medical institutions may begin working in the clinic environment upon enrollment. The Medical Scribe Certification & Aptitude Test (MSCAT™) Examination is
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 Licensed 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.
Licensed Certified Medical Scribe Specialists (CMSS™) 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:
- Clinical Documentation
- 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
- Clinical research
- Clinically document patient and clinical encounters
- Providing computerized provider order entry
- Assisting in clinical decision support
- Working in regulatory compliance with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
CEHRT REGULATORY FRAMEWORK CARE IMPROVEMENT
- Meet CEHRT Meaningful Use compliance, audit, core objectives, and other essential and required core functions of CEHRT clinical documentation
- Improve America’s healthcare at the point of care
- Integrate Meaningful Measures from CMS into the clinical workflow setting
- Provide functional research, guidance, and workflow proficiencies and education into delegated clinical duties
- Implement 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 THE CMSS™ COMPREHENSIVE?
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™.
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 CMSS™ online training program includes a student advocate, which allows medical institutions and medical students the flexibility to assemble a program anytime, enroll students, and move students through the program as quickly as a program, institution, or individual needs. Ambitious institutions and individuals may complete the program in as little as 1-3 months. Course may be implemented into an existing program or meet the enrolling eligibility requirements to sit for the Medical Scribe Certification & Aptitude Test (MSCAT™). Individuals currently licensed as a Certified Medical Scribe Specialist are eligible to earn additional education through the ACMSS™ CMSS™ Comprehensive Training program.
ACMSS™ CMSS™ COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAM COST:
Individual Price: $3,495 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 or Executive Director, Kristin Hagen, for more information.
Payments Accepted: Visa, MasterCard, AmEx, PayPal, e-Check, or 24/7 online payment
Payment Plans: Down payment + 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™
ACMSS™ STUDENT ENROLLMENT & FINANCIAL SERVICES
Contact: Michelle Labrie, ACMSS™ Financial Services
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Contact ACMSS™ Executive Director: Kristin Hagen, CMSS, CPHIMS