Throughout the year we will explore quality improvement as our in-depth topic. Join us on a mini-tour of tools, resources and ways to incorporate quality improvement models in everyday GME. Our first installment, of six, is to learn what quality improvement is. Quality improvement, at its foundation, is the analysis of and systematic efforts to improve performance. Approaches used vary; however ...[Read More]
One of the GMEC responsibilities is to review and update GME policies. Take the time to plan out a review schedule for the year to ensure you have looked at all of your in your GMEC throughout the year. Spread them out to reduce burden and start with the easy ones! Remember – not all policies will need updating or major revisions, just noted in your GMEC minutes that you reviewed the policy and ...[Read More]
Happy New Year! As we bring in the New Year, take some time to reflect on your professional accomplishments this past year. Congratulate yourself on the goals you’ve met and explore reasons why you may not have met a goal. Re-evaluate your goals for 2017 and consider completing a personal SWOT analysis. Use your experience completing your self-study SWOT to refine your skills and create your own p ...[Read More]
As the year draws to a close, it’s time to start planning for the next academic year. Be sure to put a review of rotations on your PEC agenda after the first of the year, and as part of that review, use this opportunity to review the resident/fellow feedback on each rotation. You can then use this same data in your Annual Program Evaluation at the close of the academic year. It’s great when a repo ...[Read More]
Have a novel approach to GME? Or an innovative educational process? Check out the ACGME pilot program called Advancing Innovation in Residency Education (AIRE) for further information and proposal instructions.
We are pleased to announce our new 2017 Spring Education Schedule! We have finalized our schedule for the first half of 2017, and we can’t wait for you to see it! There are tons of great new topics, including plenty to help you and your institution with Dealing with Burnout, Project Management, Remediation, and even #Social Media!
Join us on November 17 at 12 noon for our annual, complimentary Meet the Experts webinar. Always a hit with the GME profession, hear from multiple consultants as they discuss challenges and best practices gleaned from the field during the past year. Register here.
Letter from Dr. Nasca – http://www.acgme.org/Portals/0/PDFs/Nasca-Community/NascaLetterToTheCommunity_11-4-16.pdf Link to review and comment – http://www.acgme.org/What-We-Do/Accreditation/Review-and-Comment
ACGME just published its first milestone report. http://www.acgme.org/What-We-Do/Accreditation/Milestones/Overview
On December 13th, one of our experts will be discussing “Project Management in GME.” This webinar will focus on project management skills that can be employed at any GME level. Watch for email announcements or see our education webpage for more: http://partnersinmeded.com/education/