The revised ACGME institutional requirements (effective July 1, 2013 for new sponsoring institutions) will become effective for existing sponsoring institutions in just a few short months (July 1, 2014). Now is the time to re-read them and ensure that your policies are up to date with the revised requirements. A few highlights to pay attention to: Have you updated your statement of commitment? (IR ...[Read More]
Congratulations to all on a successful match this year. The next few months are going to be busy, but exciting, as we prepare for our new residents and bid farewell to our graduates. Remember: Make sure that you are sending the latest contract, benefits and other informational sources to the residents. If you are not sure, ask your GME office for the latest version. Contracts should have been u ...[Read More]
Partners surveyed attendees at the 2014 ACGME Annual Educational Conference and asked, “What is the biggest GME challenge you are facing today?” See the results listed below. Although there was a significant response in six areas, the majority of responses were related to the Clinical Competency Committee (CCC). We want to thank everyone who participated. Your feedback is always extrem ...[Read More]
It’s St. Patrick’s Day and in the spirit of being green – we have a few tips for you to be green in GME. As GMEC agendas become longer and contain more information to be reviewed, consider emailing the agenda and attachments to your members. You can utilize a computer and projector to display the documents for review during the meeting and save a few trees along the way. Utilize ...[Read More]
To our AOA friends out there – have no fear, Partners is here! The recent announcement of a unified accreditation system has us all in GME excited to be part of this pivotal time in GME accreditation. As you begin to receive information from the AOA, ACGME and your specialty societies, feel free to contact Partners with any questions that you may have. Some tips for the transition: Pay att ...[Read More]
For the first time ever, the ACGME has opened their Annual Education Conference to vendors of GME services and products… and Partners® is here! We rolled in last night, and we are ready to see everyone at our booth today, tomorrow, and Saturday! Partners® is exhibiting at the ACGME Annual Education Conference being held at the Gaylord National in National Harbor, Maryland from February 27 – ...[Read More]
Heads up Phase II NAS Programs – by now you should have formed your Clinical Competency Committee (CCC) and have completed a trial run or two. Effective July 1, 2014, you will be required to use a CCC to evaluate your residents every six months. Don’t let this requirement sneak up on you. Be proactive by having the following in place by July: a) create your policy on the duties and responsibilitie ...[Read More]
For the first time ever, the ACGME has opened their Annual Education Conference to vendors of GME services and products… and Partners® will be there! Partners® will be exhibiting at the ACGME Annual Education Conference being held at the Gaylord National in National Harbor, Maryland from February 27 – March 2, 2014. Be sure to stop by our booth #400 and take our GME Survey. For participation ...[Read More]
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