guidelines

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Saturday, October 22, 2011

The provider uses hard copy reminders and pocket cards distributed in handouts for some programs. At some activities, they also distribute flash-memory thumb drives containing reminders and pocket cards that can be printed....

Published on:
Saturday, October 22, 2011

The provider has utilized CME to improve professional practice and patient outcomes within the institution. The CME Committee has representation from the Practice Improvement teams in the hospital. These teams, using internal...

Published on:
Saturday, October 22, 2011

The provider described several initiatives such as the development of practice guidelines and technical standards and participation in a physician-focused consortium. However, the provider did not demonstrate that these initiatives...

Published on:
Saturday, October 22, 2011

For its diabetes care activities, the provider used a comprehensive care guide for health care professionals with tools such as standing orders, care flow sheets, self-management checklists, eye exam reports, foot exam forms,...

Published on:
Saturday, October 22, 2011

To support changes in physicians' approaches to overweight and obese patients, the provider developed a wall chart, a poster featuring a body mass index (BMI) table, links to online and downloadable BMI calculators for hand-held...

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Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Michael Romano, Vice President of Medical Affairs at Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs, Iowa speaks candidly with Murray Kopelow, ACCME Chief Executive, about challenges and opportunities for changing physician...

>>KOPELOW: I’m Murray Kopelow I’m the CEO of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

>>ROMANO: I’m Mike Romano, I’m the Vice President Medical Affairs for Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council...

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Thursday, June 4, 2009

Victoria Street, Director of Education at the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), discusses a performance improvement-based CME initiative to address national performance measures with Murray Kopelow, ACCME President...

>>KOPELOW: Hello, I’m Murray Kopelow I’m the chief executive of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

>>STREET: I’m Vickie Street, I’m Director of Education for the National Committee for...