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Annual Conference Registration

Join thousands of healthcare leaders at the MGMA 2016 Annual Conference.

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SEPT. 16

Within MGMA housing block  Outside MGMA housing block Standard rate
MGMA member $915 $1,065 $1,115
New MGMA member
(includes MGMA membership and registration fee)
$1,213 $1,363 $1,413
MGMA nonmember  $1,400 $1,550 $1,600
Additional Exhibitor Registration $275 $475 $575
(must be employed as a full-time college or university faculty member and provide verification of status)

(must be enrolled as a full-time student or resident and provide verification of status)

One day $640
Two day $1,280
Spouse/significant other  $275
Sunday One Day for Exhibitors from 12:00-6:30 pm (Product Sneak Peek and Exhibit Hall) $375
Exhibit Hall Only (Sunday-Tuesday) for non-exhibiting companies $640

We now require all conference attendees to pre-register for their sessions.

Please review the session descriptions and reserve your space prior to the conference. Be sure to set your session schedule early as seats may be limited and are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Program sessions

Take advantage of program sessions held Sunday, Oct. 30, prior to the commencement of the MGMA 2016 Annual Conference. Separate registration and fees are required for all program sessions.

(separate registration and fees required)

MGMA member MGMA nonmember
PRE101 End of Month, Quarter, Year — What to Know to Maximize Your Financial Performance
9:00 am-12:00 pm
$350 $550
PRE102 Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certificate Program
9:00 am-2:30 pm
$450 $650
PRE103 Framework for Professional Development: Leadership Skills for Career Advancement 
9:00 am-2:30 pm
$450 $650
PRE104 The Payer Contracting Process: Negotiating and Managing Like a Pro
9:00 am-2:30 pm
$450 $650

Certification and Fellowship events

Connect with your peers and participate in exclusive events with other industry leaders working toward board certification or Fellowship.

(separate registration and fees required)

PRE105 ACMPE: Pathway to Certification 
9:00-11:00 am
ACMPE Credit: 2 hours
PRE106 ACMPE: Pathway to Fellowship
12:30-2:30 pm
ACMPE Credit: 2 hours
ACMPE Recognition Luncheon and Fellows Convocation
11:30 am-1:00 pm 
This special conference event will recognize program and individual accomplishments, including the introduction of the 2016 Fellows class. Pre-Registration required; this is a ticketed event. Up to three (3) guests can be invited to attend and must also pre-register.
Pre-Registration required
ACMPE Fellows Dinner and Dancing
6:30-9:30 pm
The Fellows dinner is a private event for Fellows in the American College of Medical Practice Executives, past leaders and their guests.

Member rates are a benefit of MGMA membership. To qualify, you must be a member at the time of registration. Registration fees do not include any travel or hotel/housing costs.

Faculty and student registration

To qualify for the student registration category, you must be a full-time student or resident. All faculty registrations are for full-time college or university faculty. You do not have to be an MGMA member.

Proof of enrollment or faculty employment at an accredited university is required before registration can be processed. Email proof of status to the MGMA Service Center at

Spouse/significant other registration

Spouse/significant other registration is valid for individuals accompanying MGMA 2016 Annual Conference attendees. This registration fee category does not include attendance at the concurrent sessions or attendance at the Black and White Masquerade. Continuing education credit is not available for this registration fee category.

Spouse/significant other registration includes admission to the following:

  • Exhibit Hall (including grand opening)
  • General sessions
  • Main sessions (including Jim Gaffigan and Daniel H. Pink)
  • Product Sneak Peek
  • Daily lunches

MGMA registration cancellation policy

All cancellations must be submitted in writing to MGMA at Cancellations postmarked or received on or before Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, are entitled to a full refund. Cancellations received between Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016 and Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, are entitled to a refund minus a $150 processing fee.

NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS will be issued after Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016.

Please note: A credit card is required to guarantee your hotel reservation. Cancelling your registration does not automatically cancel your hotel reservation(s); you must handle this separately.

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Registration questions?

If you have any questions throughout the registration process, including hotel reservations, please contact 800-424-5249 (toll-free), 847-996-5829 (international residents) or email

Need help registering?

Click here to access a step-by-step guide through the MGMA16 registration process.

Need help selecting your sessions?

Click here to access instructions for the MGMA16 session selection process.

Press and Media Registration

All representatives of the news media who wish to cover the MGMA 2016 Annual Conference in San Francisco can register here. If you have questions, please contact

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