performance improvement

Last Revised:
February 15, 2017
Published on:
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

It depends. If the quality improvement project led by residents included accredited CME and physicians as learners, then yes. If the quality improvement project did not include accredited CME, then no. 

Published on:
Thursday, January 26, 2017

The provider describes measuring performance of faculty through a combination of mid- and end-of-course surveys of medical students. The provider demonstrates that a majority of the instructors who...

Last Revised:
October 29, 2015
Published on:
Thursday, October 29, 2015

John Hannig, MD, CME Chairman, Salem Hospital, discusses how the CME Program became a key resource in in supporting the institution’s quality and safety improvement priorities and through these efforts achieved Accreditation with...

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>>SINGER: Hi, I'm Steve Singer, I'm the Vice President for Education and Outreach at the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

>>HANNIG: Hi, I'm John Hannig, I'm the CME...

Published on:
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The provider works with faculty and activity planners to adopt educational practices that support physician professional development and improve professional practice. For example, performance improvement activities were developed...

Published on:
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Committees interact with government, federal agencies, healthcare organizations, and other medical associations to influence and implement quality measures across the provider’s clinical discipline. A quality improvement workgroup...

Published on:
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The provider’s Board and staff collaborate with educational partners, including rural hospitals , clinics, and independent physician offices in the region, as well as national organizations, to obtain and use information from their...

Published on:
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The  provider has developed performance improvement  activities for venous thromboembolism and reduction mammoplasty based on evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for reduction mammoplasty that it has developed. In addition...

Published on:
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The leadership of the CME program is integrated in Quality Improvement Committees, the Operating Room Safety Committee, and the Performance Improvement and Patient Safety Committees. This integration is an active one that positions...

Published on:
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The  provider works with its Risk Management department on the development of its regularly scheduled series activities as part of the solution for the prevention of sentinel events.  Other examples include performance improvement...

Published on:
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The CME program is closely tied to performance improvement initiatives in the organization and has outcomes and performance improvement managers on the CME advisory committee.  The Director of CME is also a member of the health...

Last Revised:
October 19, 2012
Published on:
Friday, October 19, 2012

Jane Nester, DrPH, Exec Dir for Medical Education/AHEC at Moses Cone Hospital, shares the strategic approaches she used to create a transformative CME program, in an interview with Steve Singer, PhD, ACCME Director of Education...

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>> SINGER: My name is Steve Singer, I’m the Director of Education and Outreach at the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

>> NESTER: I’m Jane Nester Executive Director...

Last Revised:
October 18, 2012
Published on:
Thursday, October 18, 2012

Jennifer D’Alessandro, Assistant Director of Clinical Education and former Program Manager, National Committee for Quality Assurance, discusses how practice-based measures can support performance improvement for physicians and...

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>> SINGER: Hello, my name is Steve Singer. I’m the Director of Education & Outreach at the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

>> D’ALESSANDRO: Hi, my name is...

Published on:
Saturday, October 22, 2011

The provider's organizational structure has positioned CME to be a change agent within the organization. CME leaders of the institution have been strategically placed within key organizational groups that have as goals and work...

Published on:
Friday, June 17, 2011

Rick Kennison, President and General Manager of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute, LLC, talks with Steve Singer, ACCME's Director of Education and Outreach, about his organization's experience with planning and implement...

>>SINGER: Hi, I’m Steve Singer I’m the Director of Education and Outreach at the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

>>KENNISON: Hi. I’m Rick Kennison President and General Manager of Peer-...