A continuing conversation with Dion Richetti, vice president of accreditation and recognition, and Teri McCauley, manager of accreditation and recognition systems with the AACCME.
The ACCME updated the reaccreditation process in early 2018. To discover the extend of the changes and provide guidance to readers, Erin Schwarz and Jacob Coverstone, editors representing the Almanac, spoke with Dion Richetti and Teri McCauley with the ACCME.
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
Many physicians and accredited providers are exploring ways to fulfill new payment reform policies under the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Quality Payment Program, which was introduced last year.
Accredited continuing medical education (CME) "offers clinicians a protected space to learn and teach without commercial influence and to help physicians differentiate between accredited activities and the promotional activities of industry."