MGMA 2017 Annual Conference


Join thousands of healthcare leaders

Secure registration and hotel room options easily through our online registration system

Can't make it to Anaheim this year?

Attend the MGMA 2017 Monday Live streamed event on Monday, Oct. 9. For the first time, MGMA is offering the ability to watch a full day of sessions without leaving your office.




AUG. 29

Within MGMA housing block  Outside MGMA housing block Standard rate
MGMA member $995 $1,145 $1,195
New MGMA member
(includes MGMA membership and registration fee)
$1,293 $1,443 $1,493
MGMA nonmember $1,480 $1,630 $1,680
Faculty *

Student **
(non-members will receive a free one-year membership with conference registration)

One day $640
Two day $1,280
Exhibit Hall Only (Sunday-Tuesday) $640
Spouse/significant other $275
General Session Only - One day $159
General Session Only - Two day $299

*Must be employed as a full-time college or university faculty member and provide verification of status

**Must be enrolled at least part-time in a college or university program and provide verification of status


Can't attend in person this year? Attend MGMA 2017 Monday Live remotely from anywhere!

If you’re not able to attend in person, register for MGMA 2017 Monday Live. One general and five featured sessions will be streamed live.


MGMA member MGMA nonmember
Individual Registration
6:45 am-5:15 pm
$350 $450
Team Registration
6:45 am-5:15 pm
5-14 registrations: save 5%
15-99 registrations: save 15%
100 or more registrations: save 20%
5-14 registrations: save 5%
15-99 registrations: save 15%
100 or more registrations: save 20%

Member rates are a benefit of MGMA membership. To qualify, you must be a member at the time of registration.


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

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



Preconference sessions

Take advantage of preconference sessions held Sunday, Oct. 8, prior to the commencement of the MGMA 2017 Annual Conference. Separate registration and fees are required for all program sessions.

(separate registration and fees required)

MGMA member MGMA nonmember
PRE101 Preconference: Use ROI-based Marketing to Win New Patients (3 hours)
8:00-11:00 am
$359 $559
PRE102 Preconference: How to Turn Around the Culture in Your Practice (3 hours)
8:00-11:00 am
$359 $559
PRE103 Preconference: Change Management (half day)
8:00 am-12:00 pm
$399 $599
PRE104 Preconference: Lean Six Sigma White Belt Certificate Program (full day)
8:00 am-1:30 pm
$459 $659
PRE105 Workshop: Gaining Board Certification Through ACMPE: Getting Started (2 hours)
8:00-10:00 am
$10* $10*
PRE106 Workshop: Pathway to Fellowship: Earning the FACMPE Designation (2 hours)
10:30 am-12:30 pm
$10* $10*
*non-refundable printed materials fee



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 Workshop: Gaining Board Certification Through ACMPE: Getting Started (2 hours)
8:00-10:00 am
PRE106 Workshop: Pathway to Fellowship: Earning the FACMPE Designation (2 hours)
10:30 am-12:30 pm
*non-refundable printed materials fee
ACMPE Recognition Reception and Fellows Convocation
5:15-6:30 pm
Join your colleagues for a reception celebrating over 60 years of professional certification. This special conference event will recognize program and individual accomplishments, including the introduction of the 2017 Fellows class. The reception is open to ACMPE nominees, board certified members, new Fellows, Fellows and their guests.
Ticketed event; pre-registration required
ACMPE Fellows Dinner
6:30-9:30 pm
The Fellows Dinner is a private event, by invitation only, for ACMPE Fellows, past leaders of the Association and their guests. If you are an ACMPE Fellow, plan to join us for this intimate event to connect with your peers and celebrate the achievement that your credentials demonstrate.



Faculty and student registration

To qualify for the student registration category, you must be at least a part-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 MGMA17 attendees. Registration does not include attendance at the concurrent sessions and/or to the Party on the Plaza. Continuing education credit is not available for this registration fee category.

Spouse/significant other registration includes admission to the following:

  • All General Sessions
  • Access to the Exhibit Hall including the Grand Opening
  • Product Sneak Peek
  • Daily conference meals, including Sunday Grand Opening, Monday breakfast and lunch, Tuesday breakfast and lunch, Wednesday breakfast




MGMA registration cancellation policy

All cancellations must be submitted in writing to MGMA at Cancellations postmarked or received on or before July 18, 2017, are entitled to a full refund. Cancellations received between July 19, 2017 and Aug. 29, 2017, are entitled to a refund minus a $150 processing fee.

NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS will be issued after Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017.

If for any reason MGMA must cancel this program, MGMA will notify participants by email of the cancellation no less than 30 days prior to the expected start of the program. Full registration fees will be refunded within 90 days of the cancellation.

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.

Contact the MGMA Service Center for cancellations or refunds:
Toll-free: 800.424.5249

Complaint resolution policy
Please contact the MGMA Service Center toll-free at 877.ASK.MGMA (275.6462) for issues or concerns with this conference.

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Registration questions?

If you have any questions, please see our registration instructions flyer or contact us at 800-424-5249 (toll-free), 847-996-5829 (international residents) or email

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