The ACCME Accreditation System

Publish Date: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Last Revised: 
Friday, August 8, 2014

Continuing medical education accredited within the ACCME system is of, by, and for the profession of medicine. Accredited CME supports health professionals’ commitment to lifelong learning and practice improvement. It helps health professionals solve problems in practice, advance team-based care, and achieve their institutions' quality and safety improvement goals.  This handout about the ACCME's accreditation system is designed for distribution.