As a professional organization for healthcare management, SCMGMA’s mission statement is
"To provide Successful Communication in Healthcare Through Management and Academics"
Its goals are:
- To enhance the quality of medical care in South Carolina through the professional administration of healthcare practices
- To encourage the effective and efficient management of healthcare delivery systems through professional development and the exchange of ideas within its membership
- To promote excellence in healthcare management by its commitment to training, continuing education, and the recognition of achievement and leadership of healthcare managers