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

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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A New and Valuable Way to Use Rievent Connect

In the world of continuing education (CE) software, flexibility counts for a lot. When we launched Rievent Connect back in 2016, that’s exactly what we were trying to deliver: a flexible option for online activities that streamlined everything for CE learners and providers. Three years on, Rievent Connect is doing what we designed it 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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This Tool Makes ANCC NARS Reporting Easy

Meeting accreditation requirements is important, but that doesn’t mean it’s not a hassle. For providers of Continuing Nursing Education (CNE), assembling annual reports for the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) can be a time consuming, stressful endeavor – especially when that April 1st due date is rapidly approaching. But you know what? Creating and submitting…

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Rievent Partners With Silverchair to Simplify the CE Experience for Learners

At Rievent, we’re always looking for ways to improve online continuing education (CE). In addition to software enhancements designed to deliver a better, more intuitive CE experience, we also help learners and providers by integrating with the technologies they depend on. Publishing platforms, in particular, can lend themselves to advantageous integrations with Rievent. That’s been…

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What Do Your Learners Really Expect from CME?

Improved patient outcomes, useful insights, credits needed to satisfy board requirements – these are just some of the things most learners expect from their CME. However, these expectations aren’t the end-all, be-all upshot of continuing medical education. Far from it. According to a recent JAMA article co-authored by ACCME President and CEO, Graham McMahon, and…

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What to Expect After You Choose CE Software

You did it. You chose your new CE software. Months of vendor selection and sales meetings are over. The finish line is in sight! There’s just one more thing you’ve got to do. You might call it “getting set up” with the software. Your vendor just calls it “onboarding.” Setup should be simple, transparent, and…

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For CME Software Support, Set Your Expectations High

When it comes to technical support for CME software, most people know what to expect. Constant problems mean constant phone calls. Then there are wait times – long ones. Sometimes, you don’t even have a dedicated account manager. You just dial into a call center and hope for the best. And then you do it…

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Is Your SLA This Strong?

When your organization invests in new software, it pays to understand the provider’s service level agreement, or SLA. An SLA guarantees a certain level of service and specifies what happens any time the provider fails to honor that guarantee. It’s kind of like when you buy a new kitchen gadget that’s under warranty – a…

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