Accreditation Information


Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)

Medical Risk Management, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education to physicians.
Medical Risk Management, Inc. designates these continuing medical educational activities for the designated number of AMA PRA Category 1 creditsTM.  Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
These CME activities have been planned and developed in accordance with the ACCME Essentials and Standards for Enduring Materials.

The following are designated as 10 credit courses:

  • Risk Management Essentials for Physicians, Series 3

    • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
  • Risk Management Essentials for Physicians with HIPAA and Federal Compliance
    • This enduring material is valid for release January 2010 and will expire December 2012.

The following is designated as an 8 credit course:

    • Risk Management Rounds: Oral Surgery

      • This enduring material is valid for release January 2010 and will expire December 2012.

The following are designated as 7 credit courses:

    • Risk Management Consult: Failure to Diagnose Cancer

      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.

The following are designated as 6 credit courses:

    • RiskAware® for Physicians

      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Streetwise, Series 7
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Spotlight on Patient Safety: Reducing Medical Errors through CRM
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Consult: Failure to Diagnose
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Spotlight on Patient Safety: Preventing Medical Errors
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Surgery
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Focus: The Complete Series, Series 2 
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Pediatrics Plus
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.

The following are designated as 5 credit courses:

    • Risk Management Rounds: Emergency Medicine

      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Psychiatry, Series 2
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: OB/GYN
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Neurology
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Consult: Low Health Literacy
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Pathology
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Physicians, Second Edition
      • This enduring material is valid for release September 2009 and will expire August 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Pediatrics
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Radiology
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Anesthesiology
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Consult: Documentation
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Spotlight on Patient Safety: Dealing with Hospitalists and Handoffs
      • This enduring material is valid for release January 2009 and will expire December 2011.
    • Risk Management Consult: Repairing Difficult Patient Relationships
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Ambulatory Care
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Rounds: Avoiding Never Events
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Consult: Avoiding Medical Systems Failures
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Consult: Avoiding Surgical Systems Failures
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Consult: Pediatrics
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.

    The following are designated as 4 credit courses:

    • Spotlight on Patient Safety: Disclosure of Medical Errors
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.

    The following are designated as 3 credit courses:

    • Focus on Patient Privacy - The HIPAA Privacy Rule
      • This enduring material is valid for release January 2010 and will expire December 2012.

    The following are designated as 2 credit courses:

    • Risk Management Focus: Professional Boundaries
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Focus on Federal Compliance: Preventing Health Care Fraud and Abuse
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.

    The following are designated as 1 credit courses:

    • Risk Management Focus: Patient Communication
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Focus: Documentation
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Focus: Communication among Colleagues
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Focus: Office Risks
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.
    • Risk Management Focus: Professional Ethics
      • This enduring material is valid for release June 2009 and will expire May 2012.

    Dental Accreditation

    The Medical Protective Company is designated as a nationally approved sponsor by the Academy of General Dentistry.  The formal continuing education programs of this sponsor are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership main-tenance credit.  Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry.  The current term of approval extends from 10/19/07 to 9/30/2011. 

     

    The following is designated as an 8 credit course and is valid for release June 2009through May 2012:

    Foundations of Risk Management: Dentistry

    The following are designated as 6 credit courses and are valid for release June 2009 through May 2012:

    RiskAware for Dentists
    Risk Management Essentials for Dentists

     The following are designated as 5 credit courses and are valid for release February 2009 through January 2012:

    Risk Management Consult: Dentistry
    Risk Management Rounds: Dentistry

    Nursing Accreditation

    Corexcel is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Satisfactory completion of the following courses will earn the nurse the designated number of contact hours.  Your CE certificate will be issued by CorExcel the first week of the month following your course completion.

    • Spotlight on Patient Safety: Reducing Medical Errors through CRM: 11.8 CE hours
    • Spotlight on Patient Safety: Preventing Medical Errors: 14.3 CE hours
    • Risk Management Consult: Low Health Literacy: 10.8 CE hours
    • RiskAware for Nurses: 6 CE hours
    • Risk Management Consult: Failure to Diagnose: 12.4 CE hours
    • Risk Management Rounds: Obstetrics and Gynecology: 13.8 CE hours
    • Risk Management Focus: The Complete Series: 17.3 CE hours
    • Risk Management Consult: Documentation: 11.2 CE hours
    • Spotlight on Patient Safety: Dealing with Hospitalists and Handoffs: 11.2 CE hours
    • Focus on Patient Privacy: The HIPAA Privacy Rule: 7.3 CE hours
    • RiskAware for Medical Office Professionals: 12.8 CE hours
    • Risk Management Consult: Ambulatory Care: 11.8 CE hours
    • Risk Management Consult: Repairing Difficult Patient Relationships: 15.6 CE hours
    • Risk Management Consult: Avoiding Never Events: 12.1 CE hours

     

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