“Accreditation with Commendation” confers a six-year term of accreditation, rather
than the standard four-year term. Less than 20 percent of ACCME providers receive
Accredited CME addresses every medical specialty, covering the full range of topics
important to healthcare improvement. Whether physicians work in clinical care, research,
healthcare administration, executive leadership, or other areas of medicine, accredited
CME is designed to be relevant to their needs, practice-based, and effective.
Participation in accredited CME helps physicians meet requirements for maintenance
of licensure, maintenance of certification, credentialing, membership in professional
societies, and other professional privileges.
Physicians can count on accredited CME to provide a protected space for them to learn
and teach without commercial influence.
Clinicians are expected to deliver safe, effective, cost-effective, compassionate
care, based on best practice and evidence. Accredited CME helps make that happen.
For more information regarding ACCME Accreditation please visit accme.org/about-accreditation