CME Outfitters Blog

Jan
14

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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By Anna Larkin | CME Outfitters Blog
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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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Sep
13

The New Frontier for CME: YouTube

Social media has become ubiquitous, creating celebrities and household brand names overnight, and arguably the most impactful of these influencers come from YouTube. Yep – YouTube. No longer just for cute cat videos or re-watching your favorite team’s “Kick Six” (War Eagle!), YouTube has become a global phenomenon – sharing content in over 80 countries, […]

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Aug
01

Delivering Un-Biased, Balanced CME: Going the Extra Mile with Peer Review

  Ensuring our participants receive fair, balanced and robust education are paramount to providing continuing medical education.  Because expert faculty often have financial relationships with commercial interests by the pure nature of their work on the cutting edge of developing new treatments, guidelines, and processes, one way we at CME Outfitters ensure independence is by […]

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Jul
03

Improving Well-Being in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis

  Digital Health Coaching Can Deliver Better Outcomes and Healthcare Utilization It is well-established that social determinants—where you live, work, play, access to food and education—are all factors that impact an individual’s health risks and outcomes. Evidence indicates that your zip code may be more important than your genetic code in predicting health outcomes. It […]

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By Alex Perez | CME Outfitters Blog
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Jun
25

What’s the Question? Why Asking the Right Question the Right Way Matters to Effective CME

I have memories of courses that were meant to teach me how – and how not – to write test questions. And while I’ve since used that knowledge to write everything from themed trivia questions to CME/CE assessments, no matter what type of multiple-question test you are creating – be it trivia, high school history, […]

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