Body of Knowledge for Medical Practice Management

Assess and develop your expertise in medical practice management  

The Body of Knowledge (BOK) for Medical Practice Management serves as a repository of industry knowledge, a guide to practice management, an assessment of competency and a learning tool.

A tool developed for practice managers by medical practice managers, the BOK helps professionals design and maintain efficient and effective operations that support the delivery of patient-centered care. It also serves as the exam blueprint for MGMA members who are pursuing certification and Fellowship through the American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE), the certification and standard-setting entity of MGMA.

Find resources for each domain:
Business Operations Organizational Governance
Financial Management Patient Care Systems
Human Resource Management Quality Management
Information Management Risk Management

The Body of Knowledge for Medical Practice Management Brochure– 2nd Edition: Download or order free copies


Changes to the CMPE Board Certification Exam

The medical practice management profession has always and will continue to evolve and change.

To ensure that board certification continues to be the most effective, and contemporary assessment of skills and abilities, we have made updates to the Body of Knowledge that will be applied to the December 2014 exams.

Learn more about the changes

Are you ready to take the exam? Find out by taking the personal inventory.





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