This exam includes 90 items of multi-select, multiple choice, short answer, or drag and drop questions pertaining to 18-25 medical practice management scenarios.
Board Certification through the American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE)* is based on the Body of Knowledge specific to medical practice management.
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*ACMPE is the Board Certification and Fellowship authority of MGMA and has been certifying medical practice executives since 1956.
All exam registrants must be an active participant in the ACMPE Board Certification program
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Pay your exam registration fee online or by calling toll-free 877.275.6462, ext. 1888. You must register for each of your exams separately, but both must be completed to earn the CMPE designation.*
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