Practice Administrator, Erin Plummer, Achieves Board Certification In Medical Practice Management
December 11, 2019
MANHATTAN, Kan. – Erin M. Plummer, RN, BSN, CMPE, Practice Administrator, Blue River Family Medicine and Central Kansas Cancer Center, has earned the professional designation of Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE) by the American College of Medical Practice Executives, the certification entity of the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA).
The designation of CMPE demonstrates that Plummer has achieved board certification in medical practice management. Through industry-leading board certification and Fellowship programs, ACMPE examinations that assess knowledge of the broad scope of medical practice management skills sets as outlined in the Body of Knowledge for Medical Practice Management. These include business operations, financial management, human resource management, information management, organizational governance, patient care systems, quality management and risk management. The individual must also earn a minimum of 50 continuing education credit hours.
Today, MGMA membership is comprised of more than 6,600 individuals who have attained CMPE or ACMPE Fellow status or who seek certification.
Erin Plummer has worked for Manhattan Surgical for the past 15 years, previously as the team leader and manager of the operating room. In 2018, she made the move to practice administration when Manhattan Surgical Hospital acquired Central Kansas Cancer Center and formed the new family practice group, Blue River Family Medicine.