If you’re a professional completing participating in continuing education (CE), there’s only one kind of challenge you should be willing to accept: a challenging assessment following the CE activity. When it comes to using an education provider’s learning management system, or LMS,…Read More
For ACCME accredited providers, preparing and submitting PARS reports is an annual routine. Unfortunately, it can also be an annual headache.
Why is PARS so burdensome? It’s not because you don’t have the data required for…Read More
What do all CME providers want? Streamlined administration, a better online experience for learners, increased revenue… Depending on who you ask, you’re bound to hear a different answer.
But at the…Read More
How easy should it be for learners to manage CME event attendance?
From registration to credit requests, most providers would agree that a straightforward learner experience is a better learner experience. Yet at many organizations,…Read More
What’s CME all about, anyway? If it was about awarding credit so that clinicians could check a box and move on, designing activities and organizing meetings would be simple. You’d just publish any topically-relevant content or book any speaker. Then you’d call…Read More
There’s no question about it. Continuing medical education (CME) learners increasingly prefer an online experience.
Even for live meetings, learners expect to use some kind of online software for registration, payments, and post-event evaluations. They…Read More
If you’re a CME provider, processing continuing medical education credits probably isn’t one of your favorite tasks. Is it necessary? Yes. Is it quick and easy? No. And for learners, waiting on credits to process can be a tedious waiting game.
How did CME administrators get by in the “old days?” You know, the era before they used dedicated CME software?
For starters, there were paper files – lots of paper files. There were also staplers, stamps, and typewriters. Things still…Read More
Registering for a live CME activity might sound like a simple task, but that isn’t always the case. Depending on the software you use (or don’t use), CME registration can actually be confusing to learners. In some cases, it can be downright frustrating.
If you’ve ever wondered how to access information about continuing medical education (CME) activities, consult your CME director. That’s the person who knows how many CME activities your organization offers, what those activities cover, and how…Read More