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Exploring the latest developments in continuing professional education and LMS technologies.

COVID-19 Sabotaged Your CME Live Meeting. What Now?

The coronavirus pandemic has impacted nearly everyone on earth and CME providers are no exception. What can you do if you have a CME live meeting planned for 2020? If it isn’t possible (or advisable) to host the event, how can you accommodate learners who hoped to earn credit from their attendance? More importantly, how…

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These Tools Simplify CE Joint Accreditation

Nearly all medical professionals participate in some kind of continuing education (CE). Doctors need CME; nurses need CNE; pharmacists need CPE, and so on. For jointly accredited organizations that provide multiple types of CE – continuing medical education and continuing pharmacy education, for example– it can be tedious to collect data and send reports to…

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MOC Can Help You Boost CME Participation. Here’s How.

If your learners have been asking about Maintenance of Certification (MOC), you’re not alone. According to Graham McMahon, ACCME President and CEO, many CME providers have started offering MOC-eligible activities for one simple reason: clinicians are demanding them. The problem, at least until recently, is that MOC is notoriously cumbersome for learners to obtain. And,…

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CME Participation is Increasing Faster Than You Think

Whether you’re looking at the number of activities, hours of instruction, physician interactions, or some other metric, there’s no denying it. Participation in continuing medical education (CME) activities is on the rise. According to a new report by the ACCME, more CME activities are being completed by an increasingly diverse body of participants. The report…

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Does Your CE Software Automate ACPE Credit Reporting?

On one hand, it’s great that that Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) lets you submit credits online via CPE Monitor. A single repository for all of your ACPE credit reporting? That’s a good thing! On the other hand, reporting those credits is just one more thing you have to do. It can also take…

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PARS Data Drudgery? Here’s How to Make It Simple

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 the reports. And it’s not because the ACCME requires major changes each year. No, it’s because the process of…

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5 Big Takeaways From the ACCME 2015 Annual Report

For anyone who follows developments in the continuing medical education (CME) space, July is a big month. Why? Because it’s when the ACCME releases its Annual Report on CME participation during the previous year. The 2015 report, now available for download from the ACCME, included several notable insights about growth and changes in CME. From…

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The Enhancements Keep Coming! Here’s What’s New in Rievent Platform 9.3

On the heels of our version 9.2 release in February, Rievent just launched several new updates that streamline administration for continuing education providers and learners! Rievent Platform version 9.3 is packed full of new features and functionality, including self-service data import enhancements that help you import credit, participation, and registration data. We’ve also added tight…

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Rievent Platform Version 9.2 is Here! Take a Look at What’s New

As of last month, all Rievent Platform customers are up to date with version 9.2! Our latest release includes these exciting new features and enhancements: New “Webinar” Tab for Providers Providers who offer live webinars now have a dedicated Admin Dashboard tab! Manage your Webinar activities more efficiently and add one or multiple speakers to…

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