CME ACTIVITY FORMATS

Published on:
Friday, July 12, 2013

This ACCME handout offers simple approaches for applying the accreditation requirements to learning from teaching CME activities.

Last Revised:
March 21, 2017
Published on:
Tuesday, May 29, 2012

This PDF is a compilation of the accreditation requirements. We have also incorporated some operational policies and the annual report glossary into this PDF, so that all accreditation requirements are in one document, for your...

Last Revised:
November 3, 2016
Published on:
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Learning from teaching is a descriptive label for a type of activity. (The identification of activity types allows the reporting of data and information on the range of educational formats offered...

Last Revised:
November 3, 2016
Published on:
Tuesday, October 25, 2011

A course is identified as a regularly scheduled series (RSS) when it is planned to have

  1. a series with multiple sessions that 
  2. ...
Last Revised:
November 3, 2016

The following fields are required to establish, or “open” an activity in PARS:

  1. ...

A journal-based activity includes the reading of an article (or adapted formats for special needs), a provider stipulated/learner directed phase (that may include reflection, discussion, or debate about the material...

The provider chooses educational formats for activities/interventions that are appropriate for the setting, objectives, and desired results of the activity.

Last Revised:
November 11, 2011
Last Revised:
November 3, 2016

Manuscript review is based on a learner’s participation in the pre-publication review process of a manuscript.

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Last Revised:
November 11, 2011

Below is a list of the different activity types that can be reported in PARS.  You can click on the name of any of these activity types for a definition and additional information:

The ACCME issues policies that supplement the ACCME Criteria and Standards for Commercial Support. Accredited providers must adhere to the ACCME policies that are relevant to their organizations, as well as to the Accreditation...