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There’s only one thing standing between you and an exciting career as a registered medical assistant: your RMA exam! 

We use actual questions that appear on the written portion of the RMA exam, so our practice test will help you discover if you’re definitely prepared for the real thing! 

The RMA exam has 210 multiple-choice questions and is divided into four content sections:

  • Anatomy and Physiology (44 questions)
  • Administrative Medical Assisting (56 questions)
  • Clinical Procedural Tasks (39 questions)
  • Clinical Patient Interaction (71 questions)

Our free practice test (below) helps you prepare for and pass the written portion of the exam: it contains 15 questions, all of which are representative of the questions that appear on the real thing.

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A 35-year-old patient comes to the clinic for a vaccination. After reviewing the patient's medical history and confirming the type of vaccine to be administered, the medical assistant prepares for an intramuscular injection. Recalling the importance of selecting the correct site, using aseptic technique, and the proper administration angle to ensure effective vaccine delivery, which of the following sites is most commonly recommended to minimize complications when administering an intramuscular injection to an adult patient?*
A medical assistant books four patients at 9:00 am, four at 10:00 am, and four at 11:00 am. What type of scheduling is the assistant using?*
A medical assistant is discussing protected health information (PHI) with a colleague in a hospital setting. Which of the following actions complies with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations?*
When reading a provider's progress note, what will the medical assistant expect to find in the subjective section of the SOAP note?*
Which of the following best describes the mode of transmission for tuberculosis?*
What technique should a medical assistant use to ensure a comprehensive understanding of a patient's concerns during an interview?*
A medical assistant is preparing to perform an electrocardiogram (ECG) on an adult patient. Which of the following actions should the medical assistant take to ensure the accuracy of the ECG recording?*
A medical assistant practitioner is transitioning from paper prescriptions to electronic prescriptions for controlled substances. According to federal regulations, which of the following requirements must be met for electronically prescribing controlled substances?*
Which of the following is most likely to introduce contaminants into the sterile field for a minor procedure?*
What is the primary role of the alveoli in the respiratory system?*
Which of the following is a primary use of aromatase inhibitors in clinical practice?*
A medical assistant is documenting medication orders in a patient's electronic health record. According to The Joint Commission's "Do Not Use" list of abbreviations, which of the following abbreviations should the medical assistant avoid using?*
A medical assistant is preparing to obtain a blood pressure measurement on an adult patient. Which practices should the medical assistant implement to ensure measurement accuracy?*
A medical assistant obtains orthostatic blood pressure measurements to assess a patient for orthostatic hypotension. Which sequence correctly describes the steps the medical assistant should follow to perform this assessment accurately?*
Which of the following is true of the HIPAA Privacy Rule?*
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