MGMA Survey Participation Overview

Thank you for your interest in participating in MGMA 2018 Surveys.

MGMA data is collected from thousands of medical practices nationwide to produce our annual benchmarking survey reports. We rely on information from individuals like you to get an accurate view of industry standards. 

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2018 MGMA Surveys

Compensation and Production Survey

The MGMA Compensation and Production Survey collects data on compensation for medical practice leadership and support staff, physician and nonphysician providers and the productivity by specialty, including provider collections, encounters, work RVUs, etc. 

Participation Dates: Jan. 8, 2018 - Feb. 16, 2018

Participate Now  Participation Resources

Cost and Revenue Survey

The MGMA Cost and Revenue Survey collects data on medical practice revenue, expenses, production, staffing ratios, payer mix and accounts receivable. Certain specialties may have additional specialty-specific data.

Participation Dates: March 5, 2018 - April 13, 2018

Practice Operations Survey

The MGMA Practice Operations Survey collects data on practice operational metrics. This includes hours of operations, appointment availability, wait times and no-shows. 

Participation Dates: March 5, 2018 - April 13, 2018

Better Performers Dataset

The MGMA Better Performers dataset highlights the top performing practices based on MGMA survey data. To be recognized as a better performing practice, you must participate in all the surveys listed above. If you are an MGMA member, you will get access to the Better Performers dataset with the purchase of the 2018 MGMA Provider Compensation DataDive or the 2018 MGMA Cost and Revenue DataDive. Click here for MGMA Better Performer criteria.

MGMA State Members Only

State Salary Survey

The MGMA State Salary Survey collects data on annual and hourly compensation for medical practice leadership and support staff. Only State MGMA members are eligible for participation in this abbreviated survey.
Click here for more information and resources.

Participation Dates: Jan. 8, 2018 - Feb. 16, 2018

Survey Participation Resources

You must be logged in to your MGMA account on to start your survey. (You do not need to be a member to create an account.) Once the surveys are open, go to your data homepage and click on the Participate image; then complete your Practice Profile and select the survey you wish to begin. To help you prepare beforehand, we've created the documents below:

2018 Participation Benefits

2018 Excel Survey Help

Frequently Asked Questions

Survey Question Checklists: Review the survey questions to begin gathering data

Survey Guides: View survey questions and definitions

Suggested Sources to Complete MGMA Surveys: See what reports are typically needed to fill out a survey

Change Notices: View changes made to the 2017 surveys 

Participation Webinars: Watch videos on how to complete your survey

Miscellaneous Documents:



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