Join NCMGMA today and connect with healthcare
professionals across North Carolina.

NCMGMA’s members are the "Leaders for Tomorrow’s Healthcare!"

If you have membership questions, please call NCMGMA offices
at 704-365-3678 or email us at [email protected].

Who We Are

NCMGMA’s membership is comprised of:

  • Active Members ($180):
    • An individual who is directly employed in management or administrative support services by an entity formally organized to provide or facilitate the provision of healthcare services.
    • An individual employed by a management organization, hospital/hospital system, practice management firm or other business entity responsible for managing any operational component(s) of an entity providing healthcare services. This included consultants who are responsible for operations of one of more practices on an ongoing basis. 
    • Healthcare providers/clinicians who hold and active license in the state are also considered active members.
An Active Member is entitled to all Association membership services, including the right to vote on all matters placed before the Membership and to serve on the Board of the Association.
  • Student Membership (No Charge). Student Membership is an individual who is pursuing a healthcare or business-related degree at an accredited institution of higher learning and does not qualify for any other member category. Student Members shall not have the right to vote and shall not have the right to serve as officers or directors of the Association.

  • Affiliate Membership ($275). An Affiliate Member is employed by an organization that provides products and/or services which enhance each Association member's ability to meet the health needs of their community, including, but not limited to business consultants, providers of products and services. An Affiliate Member is entitled to designated Association membership services, including the right to vote on all matters placed before the Membership and to serve on the Board of the Association.

  • Transitional Membership ($100): An Active, Student or Affiliate Member who is a member in good standing may request a Transitional Membership when employment, association or affiliation with a medical group or affiliate ceases for any reason. Requests for Transitional Membership shall be submitted to the Membership Committee and shall be granted for a period of up to one year at the discretion of the Board of Directors. Transitional Members serving as a Director, Officer, Committee Member or Committee Chair may continue to serve unexpired terms during this period, but may not run for a position of officer or director of the Association unless they have converted back to an Active or Affiliate membership. A Transitional Member who was an Active Member or Affiliate Member previously shall have the right to vote. 

  • Faculty Membership ($180): Faculty Membership is available for any faculty teaching business or healthcare administration in an accredited college or university. Faculty Member is entitled to all Association membership services, including the right to vote on all matters placed before the Membership and to serve on the Board of the Association.

NCMGMA offers discounts to bulk, corporate memberships. Please see more information below about this offer or contact our offices at [email protected] for additional information. 

What We Offer

  • Experience and Strength – Benefit from 40+ years of service to healthcare professionals with a connection to over 700+ members.
  • Industry Networking – Share and learn with peers at meetings, electronically through periodic news flash emails, and online through our website ( and news resource, NCMGMA News (
  • Webinars - NCMGMA, along with the North Carolina Medical Society Foundation’s PractEssentials Program, provides members with numerous webinars throughout the year. Members receive deeply discounted, and sometimes free, registrations for webinars.
  • Certification Assistance – Connect to ACMPE certification and fellowship study groups.
  • Annual Conference and Roadshows – Hear current topics of interest to group administrators/managers and gain continuing education credits at our Annual Conference and Roadshow experiences.
  • Member Listserv – Post questions, information, and share feedback with members via the listserv.
  • Healthcare Job Postings – Send and receive notifications on positions available within member practices.
  • Around-the-Clock Support – Access information 24/7 via the NCMGMA website and NCMGMA News.
  • Leadership Opportunities – Serve on NCMGMA committees and shape the activity of the organization. Our committees report to the membership and serve as advocates for members whenever possible.
  • Legislative and Advocacy Participation - Join us each year as we visit our legislators in Raleigh. Our Advocacy committee maintains an active relationship with our representatives and keeps us aware of current legislative issues.
  • Industry Recognition – Each year, NCMGMA and Medical Mutual recognize outstanding leadership activity with the Administrator of the Year Award; and NCMGMA and First Citizens Bank honor exceptional group performance with the Practice of the Year Award.

Corporate Membership Discount

Did you know that if you have five or more employees eligible for NCMGMA membership, your practice group qualifies for a discount! Approved by the NCMGMA Board and membership in September, the new Corporate Membership discount covers all paying membership categories including Active membership and Affiliate Membership.

NCMGMA Member Discount for healthcare systems!

  • If your practice or company has 5 or more members, then you qualify for a 10% membership discount! Please contact the NCMGMA offices for additional details at [email protected].

How to Join

To join NCMGMA, follow the link below. Once your payment has been received, your membership will be activated and you will begin to receive all NCMGMA benefits.