CME Regs http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6643/more en MACRA Delay Means More Time for Quality Improvement Education http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/macra-delay-means-more-time-quality-improvement-education <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>New announcements about the implementation of Medicare physician payment system mean more time for to education practices on quality improvement that will lead to better patient care.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/macra-delay-means-more-time-quality-improvement-education" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/macra-delay-means-more-time-quality-improvement-education#comments CME Design CME Regs Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:44:00 +0000 65721 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME, ABIM Working to Make It Easier to Earn MOC Credits for Continuing Medical Education http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-abim-working-make-it-easier-earn-moc-credits-continuing-medical-education <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Continuing medical education accreditor and internal medicine board upgrade CME Finder tool, announce plan to recognize more continuing medical education activities for maintenance of certification points.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-abim-working-make-it-easier-earn-moc-credits-continuing-medical-education" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-abim-working-make-it-easier-earn-moc-credits-continuing-medical-education#comments CME Design CME Regs Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:10:00 +0000 65551 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Make Docs’ Maintenance of Certification Easy http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/how-make-docs-maintenance-certification-easy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Many medical societies are interested in providing Maintenance of Certification credits—it just can be a little tricky to pull off. Here's one society did it.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/how-make-docs-maintenance-certification-easy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/how-make-docs-maintenance-certification-easy#comments CME Design CME Regs Thu, 11 Aug 2016 13:45:00 +0000 64581 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Female physician license</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Annual CME Industry Report 2015: Ups and Downs http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/annual-cme-industry-report-2015-ups-and-downs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>While total reported income drops slightly, activities and participants are still on the rise.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/annual-cme-industry-report-2015-ups-and-downs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/annual-cme-industry-report-2015-ups-and-downs#comments CME Regs Commercial Support Medical Meetings Resources Tue, 09 Aug 2016 17:00:00 +0000 64511 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>2015 CME income sources (ACCME data pie chart)</p> CME Community Speaks Out on Proposed Merit-Based Income Payment System http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-community-speaks-out-proposed-merit-based-income-payment-system <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>More than 300 in CME community provide input on how continuing medical education can support the implementation of a new healthcare professional payment approach.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-community-speaks-out-proposed-merit-based-income-payment-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-community-speaks-out-proposed-merit-based-income-payment-system#comments CME Regs Mon, 11 Jul 2016 18:19:00 +0000 63931 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Yellow and white quote balloons</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images CME Watch: The Difference Between Practice Gaps and Educational Needs http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-difference-between-practice-gaps-and-educational-needs <div class="field-byline"> By Judy M. Sweetnam, M.Ed., CHCP </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Here are some examples to help you understand the difference between professional practice gaps and underlying educational needs.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-difference-between-practice-gaps-and-educational-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-difference-between-practice-gaps-and-educational-needs#comments CME Design CME Regs Wed, 15 Jun 2016 21:08:00 +0000 63091 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Confused girl looking up</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images U.S. and European Accreditors Collaborate to Advance CME http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/us-and-european-accreditors-collaborate-advance-cme <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology pave the way for mutual recognition between the two systems.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/us-and-european-accreditors-collaborate-advance-cme" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/us-and-european-accreditors-collaborate-advance-cme#comments CME Regs Thu, 09 Jun 2016 19:49:00 +0000 62741 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>European Union and U.S. flag puzzle pieces fitting together</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images CME Watch: ACCME Self-Study Update—Similar Outline, Different Expectations http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-accme-self-study-update-similar-outline-different-expectations <div class="field-byline"> By Judy M. Sweetnam, M.Ed., CHCP </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>While most of the criteria remain similar, the expectations for some of the criteria have evolved due in part to the adoption of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Abstract for Performance-In-Practice.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-accme-self-study-update-similar-outline-different-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-accme-self-study-update-similar-outline-different-expectations#comments CME Design CME Regs Mon, 16 May 2016 15:28:00 +0000 61281 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME CEO McMahon Issues Call to Transform CME http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-ceo-mcmahon-issues-call-transform-cme <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In an NEJM editorial, the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Graham McMahon provides ideas on how clinicians, educators, healthcare institutions, and regulators can make CME more effective.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-ceo-mcmahon-issues-call-transform-cme" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-ceo-mcmahon-issues-call-transform-cme#comments CME Design CME Regs Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:58:00 +0000 60291 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME CME Plays Vital Role in Remedying the Opioid Crisis http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-plays-vital-role-remedying-opioid-crisis <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Over the past four years, CME providers across the country have been quietly educating U.S.–based healthcare providers on the proper and safe use of ER-LA opioids as outlined in the FDA blueprint. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-plays-vital-role-remedying-opioid-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-plays-vital-role-remedying-opioid-crisis#comments CME Design CME Regs Tue, 19 Apr 2016 14:03:00 +0000 59771 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Prescription pad and pill bottles</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images