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    Official Continuing Education Statements and Availability


    American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE)
    This program is approved as a live learning event for ACMPE continuing education hours. A cumulative total of 50 ACMPE continuing education credit hours is among the requirements for attaining the Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE) credential.

    To maintain CMPE or Fellow status, you must earn 50 hours of qualifying credit hours every three years, of which 30 hours must come from MGMA national, state or local offerings, including 12 from a live learning event.

    Learn more about the ACMPE Board Certification program.
    One ACMPE credit is earned for every 60 minutes of educational content, rounded down to the nearest 0.25. 

    ACHE Qualified Education
    By attending the education offered by the Medical Group Management Association, participants may earn up to 1.25 ACHE Qualified Education Hour toward initial certification or recertification of the Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) designation. 

    One ACHE credit is earned for every 60 minutes of educational content, rounded down to the nearest 0.25. 

    Continuing Medical Education (CME)* 
    This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The Medical Group Management Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  
    The Medical Group Management Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  
    One CME credit is earned for every 60 minutes of educational content, rounded down to the nearest 0.25. 

    * American College of Profesional Coders (AAPC) credit for certified professional coders and other AAPC designations accredited by the American Academy of Professional Coders are awarded through our partnership with ACCME. AAPC credit can be claimed by downloading and returning a CME certificate to the AAPC. For additional information, please follow this link to view the “CMEs and AMA PRA Category 1 credits for CEUs” subsection.

    Continuing Professional Education (CPE)
    MGMA-ACMPE is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:  

    • In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. CPE credits have been granted based on a 50-minute hour. Rounded down to the nearest 0.5.
    • This program is in the Specialized Knowledge field of study.  
    • The type of instruction is group-internet-based. 

    • National Registry of CPE Sponsors ID: #103652. 

    Continuing Education Units (CEU)
    A certificate of attendance will be provided to healthcare professionals requesting generic CEUs for professional development, certifications through other professional associations or specialty societies.  
    One generic CEU credit is earned for every 60 minutes of educational content, rounded down to the nearest 0.25. 

    Professional Development Credits (PDC)

    MGMA is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP®or SHRM-SCP®. This program is valid for PDCs for the SHRM-CP®or SHRM-SCP®.

    For more information about certification or recertification, please visit

    Disclosure of conflict of interest
    MGMA requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in the position to control the content of this activity to disclosure any real or apparent conflicts of interact (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI’s are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to MGMA policy. The existence or absence of COI for everyone in a position to control content will be disclosed to participates prior to the start of each activity. 

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