Author: Tom Meyers

May
14

Heads Up! Let’s Dissect The Anatomy of a Great Meeting

During the last weekend in April, twenty-four Otology and Neurology Fellows from around the world gathered in Little Rock, Arkansas, for the 4th Annual UAMS Otology Fellows Congress.  CME Outfitters worked to secure funding to provide this course for FREE!  This included hotel accommodations, all meals, transportation, and a cadaver lab to practice their skills.  […]

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Mar
19

From Analytics to Understanding: A Look Into Our 3D Pain Animation’s Debut at CME Outfitters’ Opioid Epidemic Premiere Symposium

Family medicine providers are uniquely qualified to lead the charge for precise and responsible prescribing for acute and chronic pain. Family medicine is at the forefront of managing chronic illness, handling comorbidities, and coordinating care for their patients. They know the patient and their family well and can apply a biopsychosocial approach to managing pain. […]

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Feb
25

Critical Takeaways (and an Award!) from the 2019 ACEhp Conference

Members of the CME Outfitters team were fortunate enough to join their colleagues in January at the Alliance of Continuing Education in the Health Professions (ACEhp) 44th Annual Meeting in National Harbor, MD. The theme of the meeting was The Power of Education to… and it was a great opportunity to see and network with […]

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Jan
29

Understanding ABIM MOC Requirements

“Since CME Outfitters activities are designed to focus on improving behaviors in practice and patient outcomes, when you engage in our activities, you are already earning credit towards MOC requirements.” The end of 2018 saw the initial ABIM cohort on the five-year cycle for MOC also come to an end. With diplomates requiring 100 MOC […]

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Jan
03

Brainstorming Opioid Addiction through Merged Perspectives: Learnings from Roundtable Discussions

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, 115 people die each day in the United States due to an opioid overdose. To better understand the nation’s current epidemic, CME Outfitters recently brought together the perspectives of those most impacted by opioids in hopes of creating more effective strategies to avoid addiction in the coming […]

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Dec
18

December’s the Deadline! Have you earned your 100 MOC points?

December 31st marks the end of the initial five-year deadline following the adoption of the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) continuous Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program requiring Diplomates to earn 100 MOC points, including 20 in medical knowledge, every five years. CME Outfitters can help you earn any outstanding MOC points you need to […]

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Nov
20

Mobile App Brings Clinical Recommendations Off the Paper and Into the Clinic

My dishwasher broke a few years ago.  After consulting with the appliance repair pros, scouring online reviews, and speaking with a friend who had just replaced his dishwasher, I arrived at my decision on a replacement model.  I’m happy to report that years later, it’s still going strong. While you might not think that healthcare […]

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Oct
04

2 Digital Health Tools Every Clinician Should Try

  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), chronic disease affects 117 million Americans and is a primary reason behind skyrocketing healthcare spending. 1  Yet patient outcomes are not improving with our increased spending; for patients with chronic disease, outcomes are typically the poorest as patients are challenged to self-manage their conditions […]

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