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Join The Pennsylvania Society of Medical Assistants

When you join or rejoin The Pennsylvania Society of Medical Assistants you become part of an organization dedicated to medical assistants and the professionals who guide them. Your membership includes membership with the AAMA and our local PA organization.

Medical assisting is one of the nation’s careers growing much faster than average for all occupations, according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, attributing to major job growth within the medical field.

Below you’ll find answers to information such as:

Who should join?

Why should I join?

How do I join?

Who should join?

Our organization is a great connection for professionals whom work alongside physicians, mainly in outpatient or ambulatory care facilities, such as medical offices and clinics. Medical assistants are essential members of the Patient-Centered Medical Home team. If you’re interested in making professional connections within the medical profession field, our membership is for you!


  • CMA (AAMA)® exam discounts
  • Credential verification
  • Annual conferences
  • Networking opportunities
  • Practice protection
  • Affordable at $97 per year for non-student membership
    • $35 for 1-year student membership
    • $65 for 2-year student membership
  • & more! Check out the AAMA Benefits page for full benefits and details

How do I join?

Visit the AAMA site to renew or join. You can also download and view the membership brochures below.

How long is my membership valid?

The dues year ends on December 31. A new or renewing member with payment on or after September 1 of the current year will be a member until Dec. 31 of the following year. A renewing member would qualify as anyone who has ever been a member.

Have more questions?

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