About The Kentucky Society of Medical Assistants
The Kentucky Society of Medical Assistants (KSMA) is a professional organization that supports medical assistants through education, mentorship and professional networking throughout the State of Kentucky.
Membership is open to all professional medical assistants, managers and other medical professionals; however, most of our members are Certified Medical Assistants, holding the CMA (AAMA) credential.
MEDICAL ASSISTANTS CREED (AAMA)
-I believe in the principles and purposes of the profession of medical assisting.
-I endeavor to be more effective.
-I aspire to render greater service.
-I protect the confidence entrusted to me.
-I am dedicated to the care and well-being of all people.
-I am loyal to my employer.
-I am true to the ethics of my profession.
-I am strengthened by compassion, courage and faith.
CMA (AAMA) CORE VALUES
-Actively participate in the delivery of quality health care.
-Promote patient safety and well-being.
-Contribute to a positive health care experience for patients.
-Demonstrate integrity and respect, and protect patient confidentiality.
-Advocate the essential value of certification and continuing education.
-Embrace change, growth, and learning.