In an effort to streamline the paperwork that clinicians encounter when billing Medicare, CMS has proposed rules to encourage clinicians to use their electronic health records (EHRs) to better document clinically meaningful information, not just billing information.
A new report from the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) highlights the continued growth of the continuing medical education (CME) arena in 2017. The "ACCME Data Report: Growth and Diversity in Continuing Medical Education–2017" reveals that
Continuing education providers might not be have been aware that May 24, 2018, was one of the biggest email volume days ever recorded. But many knew that the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) became law the next day.
The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) in July 2017 formed the Task Force on Board Certification in Family Medicine to address members' ongoing concerns about the American Board of Family Medicine's (ABFM's) continuing board certification process.