Criterion 28

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

A provider collaborated with a multi-disciplinary group of health, social services, advocacy, law, and immigration agencies, and organizations to address human trafficking. The group shared resources and...

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No. Criterion 28 requires that the accredited provider work with outside organizations to more effectively address population health issues. Such internal collaborations, however, could support the provider’s compliance with other...

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Overview of Criterion 28 from the ACCME Menu of Criteria for Accreditation with Commendation by Dr. Graham McMahon.

>>McMAHON: Engaging in the community requires us to develop relationships with that community, and ultimately that's likely to be enhanced if you can form relationships...

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The ACCME does not require providers to use a particular definition of public or population health. As one suggestion, a 1988 Institute of Medicine (IOM) report offered a condensed definition of public...

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No. For Criterion 28, the provider must demonstrate how collaborations augment its ability to address population health issues, but does not have to demonstrate these approaches with examples of CME activities.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

A provider with a strategic focus on prenatal care collaborated with the county health department. The health department shared data about community utilization of pre-natal care, and helped disseminate information about accessible...

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Yes. Criterion 28 requires that the accredited provider work with outside organizations to more effectively address population health issues.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

This tutorial offers educational resources to help providers achieve compliance with Criteria 26-28 in the “Addresses Public Health Priorities” category of the...

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

This document contains a message from ACCME leadership, an overview of the...

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Friday, April 1, 2016

We are pleased to announce that the ACCME has adopted a Menu of New Criteria for Accreditation with Commendation —our mechanism for recognizing and celebrating organizations that excel as CME...

The provider collaborates with other organizations to more effectively address population health issues.