CME Design http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6642/more en CME Watch: Intuitional or System Framework for Quality Improvement http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-intuitional-or-system-framework-quality-improvement <div class="field-byline"> By Judy M. Sweetnam, M.Ed., CHCP and Denise J. Doyle, CHCP </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You don't have to work within a hospital system to achieve Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Criterion 21.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-intuitional-or-system-framework-quality-improvement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cme-watch-intuitional-or-system-framework-quality-improvement#comments CME Design CME Regs Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:07:00 +0000 47841 at http://meetingsnet.com Image by raywoo/Thinkstock by Getty Images Big Data as a Quality Improvement Tool http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/big-data-quality-improvement-tool <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It’s time to leverage the data we’re already collecting to shape continuing medical education into a strategy for better patient care.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/big-data-quality-improvement-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/big-data-quality-improvement-tool#comments CME Design Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:20:00 +0000 47801 at http://meetingsnet.com Disrupting Medical Education, One Hack at a Time http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/disrupting-medical-education-one-hack-time <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Students, physicians, scientists, software designers, and business execs gather at Tufts to reinvent the state of medical education.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/disrupting-medical-education-one-hack-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/disrupting-medical-education-one-hack-time#comments CME Design Tech News/Trends Wed, 11 Feb 2015 22:22:00 +0000 47361 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Team SimRV in the process of designing the winning project. Photo courtesy of Medstart at Tufts and Major League Hacking.</p> Scenes from the ACEhp Annual Conference http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/scenes-acehp-annual-conference <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Here are a few glimpses from the Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Profession's 40th Annual Conference, held January 14–17, 2015, in Grapevine, Texas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/scenes-acehp-annual-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/scenes-acehp-annual-conference#comments CME Design CME Regs Commercial Support Medical Meetings Tue, 20 Jan 2015 22:26:00 +0000 46591 at http://meetingsnet.com CME Trend Watch: The Rise of Interprofessional Education http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/cme-trend-watch-rise-interprofessional-education <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A panel at the Fall CMEpalooza said continuing healthcare professional education that brings together nurses, physicians, pharmacists—and even patients—is an idea gaining momentum</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/cme-trend-watch-rise-interprofessional-education" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/cme-trend-watch-rise-interprofessional-education#comments CME Design Mon, 29 Dec 2014 20:35:00 +0000 46271 at http://meetingsnet.com Image from Juhan Sonin/Flickr under Creative Commons 2.0 license. Illustration by by Sarah Kaiser Edited/Copy by Jane Kokernak Inside the Biodome: Planning the Western Veterinary Conference’s Future http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/inside-biodome-planning-western-veterinary-conference-s-future <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This year, almost 15,000 veterinary professionals swarmed the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas for one of the nation’s oldest vet conferences. But that’s just the start of WVC’s efforts to reach—and teach—its audience.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/inside-biodome-planning-western-veterinary-conference-s-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/inside-biodome-planning-western-veterinary-conference-s-future#comments CME Design Marketing Tue, 23 Dec 2014 21:34:00 +0000 46231 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Western Veterinary Conference CEO David Little talks about the WVC&rsquo;s growth strategy, what the organizers are doing to stay ahead of the audience&rsquo;s changing learning needs, and the new programs it&rsquo;s launching to reach those who can&rsquo;t make it to the annual conference, coming back in February 2015 to Mandalay Bay.</p> Western Veterinary Conference CME Plays Key Role in Improving Patient Outcomes http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/cme-plays-key-role-improving-patient-outcomes <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Studies have repeatedly shown that physicians who are educated about the latest medical advances make more informed treatment decisions, resulting in improved patient outcomes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/cme-plays-key-role-improving-patient-outcomes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/cme-plays-key-role-improving-patient-outcomes#comments CME Design Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:21:00 +0000 46071 at http://meetingsnet.com The Secret Sauce for CME http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/secret-sauce-cme <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What continuing medical education providers can learn from the primary education world about engaging physicians in measuring performance and quality of care </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/secret-sauce-cme" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/secret-sauce-cme#comments CME Design Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:03:00 +0000 45961 at http://meetingsnet.com Are Accountable Care Organizations the Next Big Thing for Continuing Medical Education? http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/are-accountable-care-organizations-next-big-thing-continuing-medical-education <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new healthcare Accountable Care Organization model is a promising new partner for outcomes-driven continuing medical education, but it may be a tough nut to crack.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/are-accountable-care-organizations-next-big-thing-continuing-medical-education" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/are-accountable-care-organizations-next-big-thing-continuing-medical-education#comments CME Design Thu, 04 Dec 2014 16:26:00 +0000 45711 at http://meetingsnet.com Literature Review Results: Continuing Medical Education Is Safe and Effective http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/literature-review-results-continuing-medical-education-safe-and-effective <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Two new reports find that accredited CME improves healthcare provider performance, and that there’s no evidence that commercial support creates inherently biased activities.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/literature-review-results-continuing-medical-education-safe-and-effective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/literature-review-results-continuing-medical-education-safe-and-effective#comments CME Design CME Regs Commercial Support Medical Meetings Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:21:00 +0000 45181 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>New reports highlight the efficacy of continuing medical education in changing physician behavior and improving patient outcomes.</p>