CME in the News and on the Web February 2012

May 10, 2012 at 11:46 pm 2 comments

Hot-button issues drive state CME mandates

By Carolyne Krupa, amednews staff. Posted Feb. 13, 2012.

“At least eight states in the past five years have approved rules governing what subjects doctors should study as part of their continuing medical education…………………At least 16 states mandate what CME subjects physicians must study. Of those, eight states have approved 14 new course requirements in the past five years. They come in response to a variety of issues, including domestic violence, the aging population and more awareness of the burdens of health disparities on minority communities.”

Should CME providers be jumping with joy? After all this is a business opportunity. More mandate, more CME activities to meet the demand, more money in the CME coffers. But wait. Where is the evidence that any of these mandates have had any significant impact on physician competence, performance patient heath outcomes? Show me the Data! Legislators are engaged in single loop logic here. Mandate something physicians must attend to in their CME and change will occur. Not so simple. Read the article. What do you think?

http://www.ama-assn.org/amednews/2012/02/13/prl20213.htm

About these ads

Entry filed under: Uncategorized. Tags: , , .

Where Do Your Learning Objectives Come From? CME – Who Gets the Assignment

2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. state bank of India online applications  |  January 17, 2014 at 2:31 pm

    This is a topic that iis near to mmy heart… Take care!
    Where are your contact details though?

    Reply
  • 2. hdfc citibank credit cards India  |  January 26, 2014 at 2:56 pm

    I loved as much as you will receive carried out right here.

    The sketch is attractive, your authored subject matter stylish.

    nonetheless, you command get gott an shakiness overr that you wish be delivering the following.
    unwell unquestionably come more formerly again as exactly
    the same nearly a lot often inside case youu shield this
    increase.

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Calendar

May 2012
M T W T F S S
« Feb    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031  

Most Recent Posts


Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: