Company

Dedicated to Improving Patient Outcomes

AcademicCME is an ACCME and ANCC accredited healthcare solutions medical education company designed to impact practice behavior and thus, patient outcomes. AcademicCME leadership draws on decades of clinical experience of its staff physicians in clinical practice and education which provides a unique understanding of the dynamics between physician behavior, patient care and practice based educational needs.

Focused on Bridging Knowledge Gaps

AcademicCME’s focus is relaying the latest evidence-based research from the bench to the bedside. Its unique peer-to-peer relationship with top thought leaders and leading educational institutions allows it to keep a finger on the pulse of gaps in knowledge, competence, and performance in many therapeutic areas. The mission is to develop individualized CME initiatives by first assessing the needs of the physician, and then tailoring educational programming to specifically meet these needs. All work remains centered on the goal of improving patient outcomes.

Committed to Industry Best Practices

To best identify and address gaps, we conduct thorough needs assessments and measure physician knowledge and competency through high level outcomes analyses including performance improvement studies. At AcademicCME, our approach to medical education is based on the most recent guidance from the ACCME and designed to address these changes in our industry.

Specifically, we:

  • Utilize a multi-format educational approach, as recommended by the Institute of Medicine
  • Are dedicated to leveraging academic leadership
  • Collaborate with leading physician society organizations
  • Identify the exact target audience to address interdisciplinary team practice
  • Incorporate physician self-assessment to identify knowledge and competency gaps
  • Employ quality improvement initiatives that are consistent with requirements for maintenance of certification

Mission:

To improve patient outcomes through practical, customized and comprehensive CME.

AcademicCME’s mission is to develop CME initiatives by first assessing the needs of potential physician-learners, relate those needs to optimal practice through its planners’ involvement in the quality framework of nationally-recognized specialty societies, and then tailor educational interventions to specifically address those needs in the context of the targeted learners’ scopes of practice and national competency. AcademicCME’s work is centered on the goal of improving patient outcomes.

Accreditation:

ACCME

AcademicCME is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) as a provider of continuing medical education.

ANCC

AcademicCME is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nursing Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.