Louisiana Medical Group Management Association
MGMA-Louisiana Member National Awards
National MGMA selects recipients from their national membership
to be recognized in various categories each year.
Louisiana members have been honored with many of these awards including:Harry J. Harwick Lifetime Achievement Award - the highest recognition given to an individual who has displayed a lifetime of achievement, and made outstanding nationally recognized contributions to health care delivery, administration, and/or education in medical group practice. Louisiana members who have received this award are:
Medical Practice Executive of the Year - recognizes exceptional leadership and management proficiency to enhance strategic and operational effectiveness of health care delivery.
Fred Graham Award for Innovation in Improving Community Health - recognizes a medical group practice that has developed creative and innovative activities and solutions to advance the effectiveness of health care delivery and improve community health.
MGMA Edward B. Stevens Article of the Year - recognizes a medical practice professional who has made a substantial contribution to the body of published literature to foster more effective and efficient health care delivery in the field of medical practice management
Chairs/Presidents of MGMA
Government Affairs Committee Chair 2007-2009:
Louisiana was one of 2 states selected for this honor; board members received a plaque at the annual State Leaders Conference in Denver, Colorado. Shown in this photo accepting the award are Louise Derise, FACMPE, and Lafe Jones.