CME Outfitters Blog

Feb
14

CME Making a Difference: Best Practices in Learner Outcomes

Chances are, you’ve participated in a CME activity at some point in your career. You took a course, learned something new, and used that knowledge to improve your skills.  The goal of every CME activity is to have a positive impact on learner outcomes so that, ultimately, patients also experience improved outcomes. So, as a […]

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Dec
21

Q&A With Dr. Paul Carney: On the Front Lines of Medical Cannabis Use in Clinical Practice

As cannabis and CBD continue to grow in popularity for use in medical treatments, many healthcare providers are unprepared to answer patients’ questions about its medical use, benefits, potential drug-drug interactions and how to address patient concerns. We sat down with Paul Carney, MD, Professor of Neurology, Pediatrics, and Neuroscience at the University of North […]

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By Simone Kahmeyer | CME Outfitters Blog
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Nov
01

Knowledge Is Power: Empowering Patients Through Education
At-a-Glance Patient Education Resources & Tools

  Patients are important stakeholders in their treatment. Along with their healthcare providers and their communities, patients have significant impact on the success of their own medical outcomes. This is especially true of chronic illnesses like IBD, chronic pain, and addiction, where patients’ adherence to medication and treatment plans are critical to positive outcomes. It […]

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By Simone Kahmeyer | CME Outfitters Blog
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Sep
26

Design Matters in CME

While graphic design may not be the first thing that comes to mind when choosing a continuing medical education (CME) provider, perhaps it should be. I’ve been in the business of graphic design for 20 years, specifically in the CME industry for over a decade, and can confidently say that no matter the industry, the […]

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Sep
03

Viva Las Vegas! Chair Summit Heads West

  After six years in the south, CME Outfitters has decided to head west and host the 12th Annual Chair Summit on February 27-29, 2020 under the bright lights of Las Vegas! We are excited to be at The Linq Hotel and experience all Vegas has to offer.We look forward to welcoming back distinguished faculty […]

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By Simone Kahmeyer | CME Outfitters Blog
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Jul
25

Don’t Miss Out On Your MIPS Reimbursement
Tips & Activities to Help You Get Started Now

The Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) can be confusing for many, especially as new clinicians first become eligible to participate.  But meeting your MIPS requirements doesn’t have to be arduous and painful! Read on to learn how you can meet your MIPS requirements MIPS is one of two tracks under the Quality Payment Program (QPP) […]

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Jun
28

Shared Decision-Making: A Guide to Understanding and Implementing SDM

Shared decision-making (SDM) in health care is a collaborative process of communications in which clinicians and patients work together to make informed health care decisions that align with what matters most to patients and their individual concerns, preferences, goals, and values. SDM increases patient satisfaction, health outcomes, and quality of decisions, and studies have shown […]

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Jun
06

ACCME 2019 Meeting: What’s Next for CME

At the beginning of May, Whitney Faler, Director of Accreditation and Outcomes, joined accreditation colleagues at the ACCME 2019 Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL. The theme this year was Spring Forward and provided an excellent opportunity to discuss the challenges of accredited medical education across the nation and attend valuable sessions. For the first time […]

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