2017 ACMPE Certification FAQS


ACMPE Certification Information

Before taking the exams, you must meet these qualifications: To apply for board certification and work toward obtaining the CMPE credential, you must:

• Be a current MGMA member.
• Pay a one-time $250 application fee
• Submit your completed application form, along with documentation of two years of healthcare management experience, including at least six months in a supervisory role.  

 

Use this link http://www.mgma.com/exams/ or please contact ACMPE at 877.275-6462, ext.1888 for more information.


o   Registration information is located on www.mgma.com/exams.

o   Please see below for a listing of exam preparation resources and release timeframe:

Knowledge Assessment: Currently available online: http://www.mgma.com/store/acmpe-certification/preparation-resources/acmpe-knowledge-assessment-3rd-edition. Questions are linked to resources that can be used for further study. The assessment can be taken more than once to track your knowledge development.

  • The Body of Knowledge web portal (www.mgma.org/bok). The portal is live and hosts a number of free, online resources related to the exam blueprint.
  • Addendum to the Exam Workbook and Body of Knowledge Review Series. This addendum to the current Exam Workbook and Body of Knowledge Review Series is free. The addendum highlights what'’s new and what'’s changing based on the recent Body of Knowledge and exam blueprint.
  • Body of Knowledge brochure.

 

2017 ACMPE Objective and Essay exams will be offered: 

     Exam Window                              Registration Dates                          

     March 11 - 15                                  January 30 - February 10 

     June 10 - 24                                    April 24 -  May 5                      

     September 9 - 23                            July 24 - August 4

     December 2 - 16                             October 23 -  November 3

 

Fellowship Recommended deadlines:

  • May 1 – Outline deadline
  • August 14 – Manuscript deadline

 

Nominees, certified members and Fellows - Don't forget to enter your continuing education (CE) hours in the online transcript.

  • How do you earn it? View numerous qualifying activities
  • The 50 CE maintenance hour deadline is quickly approaching for all certified members and Fellows
  • Deadline to log qualifying hours is December 31, 2017.

Resources:

  • Knowledge Assessment 3rd ed.: Now available online. Questions are linked to resources that can be used for further study. The assessment can be taken more than once to track your knowledge development.
  • The Body of Knowledge web portal (www.mgma.org/bok) is live and hosts a number of free, online resources related to the exam blueprint.
  • Addendum to the Exam Workbook and Body of Knowledge Review Series: Now available online. This addendum to the current Exam Workbook and Body of Knowledge Review Series is free. The addendum highlights what’s new and what’s changing based on the recent Body of Knowledge and exam blueprint.
  • Body of Knowledge brochureNow available online.
  • Body of Knowledge Study Group Review Series: online

 

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