WSSMA Membership

Annual dues include membership in a tri-level organization; national (American Association of Medical Assistants – AAMA), state society (WSSMA), and your local chapter affiliate.

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Mail: Go to Downloads and scroll to Membership to access PDFs of the enrollment brochures.

Call Toll-free: Credit card orders only at 800/228-2262

Questions? E-mail: Membership@aama-ntl.org

Types of membership

Active
An active member shall be one of the following:
(1) A CMA (AAMA) holding current credential status and whose CMA (AAMA) credential has not been revoked as provided by the AAMA Certifying Board Disciplinary Standards and Procedures for the CMA (AAMA);
(2) Anyone who was an active member on 12/31/87 and who has maintained continuous active membership. Continuous active membership shall be defined as having dues postmarked or submitted electronically to the AAMA Executive Office by December 31 (the controlling time is that of sending, not that of receiving).
Associate
A medical assistant who is not yet a CMA (AAMA) and/or who does not fall under any other category.
Affiliate
A member who is not eligible for another category of membership, but is interested in the profession of medical assisting.
Student – 1 Year
A student member:
(1) shall be enrolled in a medical assisting program accredited by either the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs or the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools;
(2) shall be limited to a one-time enrollment, selecting a one-year membership term.
Student – 2 Years
A student member:
(1) shall be enrolled in a medical assisting program accredited by either the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs or the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools;
(2) shall be limited to a one-time enrollment, selecting a two-year membership term.

Dues

In Washington State, Active Member dues are $96.50, and Student Member dues are $36.25 Student-1 year Membership and $67.50 for Student-2 year Membership.

Membership dues vary by state. For dues information in other states, call the AAMA at 1-800-ACT-AAMA (1-800-228-2262) or got to the AAMA website at www.aama-ntl.org.

New members signup bonus!!

New members  (not student members) joining for the first time, as of May 1, receive bonus months on the length of their membership – if you join May 1, your membership will be active through December 31 of the following year!

Print a membership form and join today! Membership forms can be downloaded here!

For more information, contact your local chapter (see Chapters), the WSSMA Membership Committee or  the AAMA Membership Department.

Or call: 1-800-ACT-AAMA (1-800-228-2262)