Menu of Criteria for Accreditation with Commendation - Process

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Thursday, December 22, 2016

Yes, the total number of activities you've provided across the term of accreditation (four or six years) includes both directly provided and jointly provided activities. It may be helpful to consider...

Published on:
Thursday, September 29, 2016

The standard describes the ways providers will be expected to demonstrate compliance with each criterion in the menu of new criteria:

  • Attestations...
Published on:
Thursday, September 29, 2016

The Menu of New Criteria for Accreditation with Commendation can be used by any ACCME-accredited and state-accredited providers that are eligible to apply for Accreditation with Commendation. There is no change to requirements for...

Published on:
Thursday, September 29, 2016

Providers that will receive accreditation decisions between November 2017 and November 2019 will have the choice of using either Option A: Commendation Criteria (C16-C22) or Option B: Menu of New Commendation...

Published on:
Thursday, September 29, 2016

The Menu of New Criteria for Accreditation with Commendation includes 16 criteria divided into five categories (Promotes Team-based Education, Addresses Public Health Priorities, Enhances Skills, Demonstrates Educational Leadership...

Published on:
Thursday, September 29, 2016

No. Providers have the choice of using either  Option A: Commendation Criteria (C16-C22) or Option B: Menu of New Criteria for Accreditation with Commendation (C23-C38) to seek Accreditation with Commendation. However,...

Published on:
Thursday, September 29, 2016

Accredited CME providers asked, through their feedback and comments, the ACCME to include additional information – in terms of explanation and measurement expectations – in support of any new commendation criteria. In order to be...

Published on:
Thursday, September 29, 2016

Yes. There are no limitations on the provider using data/information from their CME activities to support compliance with appropriate Critical Elements and Standards for criteria in the menu approach.