ACMPE Certification Resources

Demonstrate that you have the knowledge and proficiency to drive organizational success by becoming a Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE). We have compiled the resources below to help you on your journey.

Expanding Item - View More Certification Readiness Quiz

Are you ready to pursue board certification? Take our Readiness Quiz and find out! Based on The Body of Knowledge for Medical Practice Management – 3rd Edition, the Personal Inventory is a tool to help you assess your current level of knowledge in the six domains that define the scope of responsibility of medical practice executives. Each section of the personal inventory focuses on a different domain and includes a list of tasks for consideration.

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Expanding Item - View More Body of Knowledge for 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. 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.

The BOK 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. Learn more about each of the six topic areas:

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Expanding Item - View More Board Certification and Fellowship Manual

The Board Certification and Fellowship Manual is your reference for details on the ACMPE advancement process and achieving the prestigious designations of Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE) and Fellow in ACMPE (FACMPE).

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Join your peers in the ACMPE Member Community to ask questions and get advice from medical practice professionals who have earned theie CMPE credential.

Expanding Item - View More ACMPE Certification Exam Workbook, 3rd Edition

The ACMPE Certification Exam Workbook gives you everything you need to confidently approach your exam.  Written by exam preparation experts, the workbook provides you with: 

  • A systematic, guided and interactive approach
  • A review of all aspects of medical practice management
  • A hybrid learning approach that combines the characteristics of content review and assessment
  • A lighter overview and treatment of the content than a textbook                                   
  • An interactive approach to guide you through assessments, practice questions and detailed answers
  • Robust treatment of sample questions with answers and rationale for the objective essay exam format

Expanding Item - View More Board Certification Study Group Series

Prepare for the ACMPE board certification exams with this nine-part webinar study group led by ACMPE Fellows. During each webinar, subject matter experts will present content on a knowledge domain from the Body of Knowledge for Medical Practice Management, which forms the blueprint for the certification exams.

After completing this series, you will be able to:

  • Describe the expectations of the multiple choice and essay examinations for board certification in medical practice management
  • List the major concepts of the tasks associated with the six knowledge domains in the Body of Knowledge for Medical Practice Management
  • Hear from other members who are also preparing to take the exams
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Take the next step in your career. Start your board certification journey today.

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Watch Steffanie Emerson, CMPE share why she chose to pursue board certification through ACMPE. View more ACMPE testimonials.