The purpose of the New York State Society of Medical
Assistants is to enable medical assisting professionals
to enhance and demonstrate the knowledge, skills and
professionalism required by employers and patients;
protect medical assistants' right to practice; and promote
effective, efficient healthcare delivery through optimal
use of multi-skilled Certified Medical Assistants (CMAs).
To stimulate a feeling of fellowship and cooperation
among its component chapters.
B. To seek to continually improve the
knowledge and skills of medical assistants for the benefit
of patients and professional colleagues.