CME Outfitters Blog

Jun
22

Microcontent Learning and Engagement in CME

You’ve probably experienced microcontent – short video, imagery, or written content – on a daily basis, through Twitter posts, SnapChat videos, or Instagram stories. These ‘snack-sized’ pieces of content are immediately engaging and allow the viewer to consume the content in its entirety quickly without a huge time – or attention – investment. But microcontent […]

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Jun
09

Pivoting in a Pandemic: Optimizing Expertise and Technology to Create Dynamic Learning Experiences

COVID-19 has impacted every facet of our lives and continuing medical education has been no exception.  Each year, tens of thousands of medical professionals typically attend a variety of educational conferences to advance their knowledge and translate what they learned into practice. But with the advent of COVID-19, in-person conferences were either cancelled or moved […]

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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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