Board Certification Through ACMPE

Showcase your expertise by becoming a Certified Medical Practice Executive

MGMA ACMPE Board Certification Study Group free webinar series

Board certification through the American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE)* is based on the body of knowledge specific to medical practice management and is the only board certification in medical practice management. Becoming a Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE) demonstrates your commitment to excellence in the profession and is recognized by physicians, executives, industry professionals and peers.

The credential covers six areas of practice management expertise:

Individuals with two or more years of experience in healthcare management, including at least six months in a supervisory role, are qualified to apply.

Starting January 1, 2019, applicants will need a bachelor’s degree or 120 college credit hours (in addition to the current requirements) to qualify for the program.

Certification Process Certification Resources Certification Application

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

*ACMPE is the certification and fellowship authority of MGMA and has been certifying medical practice executives since 1956.





What our members say:

"The pursuit of certification deepened my understanding of complex practice management issues, resulting in career advancement, increased income and greater impact on the daily operations of my group."

Rodney Haynes, MBA, CMPE
CEO at Pocahontas Medical Clinic,
Pocahontas, Ark.