CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
Preconference program credit hour range*:
ACMPE Credit: 2.75 – 5.75 | AAPC Credit: 3 | ACHE Credit: 2.75 – 5.75 | CPE Credit: 3 – 6.5** | CEU Credit: 2.75 – 5.75
Conference maximum credit hours*:
ACMPE Credit: 9 | AAPC Credit: 9 | ACHE Credit: 9 | CPE Credit: 10.5** | CEU Credit: 9
Post-conference program credit hours*:
ACMPE Credit: 2.75 | AAPC Credit: 3 | ACHE Credit: 2.75 | CPE Credit: 3** | CEU Credit: 2.75
*Total number of credits granted are dependent on courses attended and total participation hours.
**Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit for accountants will only be granted to attendees who provide the required unique session code for every educational session that they attend. If the attendee does not record the unique session code, CPE credit will not be granted for that session. Every session code is unique.
- Basic/Overview: Education designed to improve your recall and general understanding of a topic or knowledge area.
- Intermediate: Education designed to improve your application and analysis skills in order to develop a working knowledge of a topic or knowledge area and build on a basic curriculum.
- Advanced: Education designed to improve your problem-solving skills and develop in-depth expertise in a topic or knowledge area.
Traditional sessions feature either a speaker sharing his or her knowledge in a lecture-style presentation or a panel of speakers with a moderator facilitating discussion. Traditional sessions include limited question-and-answer time with the audience.
An expert facilitator guides participants through interactive learning formats such as hot-topic discussions; round-table discussions; or case study applications designed to foster sharing of ideas, solutions and best practices.
- Basic/Overview: No prerequisites
- Intermediate: A fundamental knowledge of medical group practice management.
- Advanced: A working knowledge of medical group practice management.
No advance preparation is required for any education session unless specified.
OFFICIAL CONTINUING EDUCATION STATEMENTS
American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE):
This program has the prior approval 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 advancement to Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE) status. Once you have advanced to CMPE or Fellow status, you must earn and submit 50 hours of qualifying credit hours every three years to maintain your designation. Thirty hours must come from MGMA national, state or local offerings, twelve being a live learning event.
One ACMPE credit is earned for every 60 minutes of educational contact, rounded down to the nearest 0.25.
This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 15 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor.
One AAPC credit is earned for every 60 minutes of educational content, rounded down to the nearest 0.25 or as determined by AAPC.
ACHE Qualified Education:
By attending MGMA19 | The Financial Conference offered by the Medical Group Management Association, participants may earn up to 17.5 ACHE Qualified Education Hours 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 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: www.nasbaregistry.org.
- 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 Live
- 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 though other professional associations or specialty societies.
One CEU credit is earned for every 60 minutes of educational contact, rounded down to the nearest 0.25.
Additional Continuing Education Information
For additional information regarding continuing education credit offered at MGMA19 | The Financial Conference, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 877.275.6462, ext. 1836.