OMA CME

OMA CME Activities

  • End of Life and Palliative Care Webinar Series
    Available On-Demand
    • Pain and Sympton Management at End-of-Life: Lessons Learned from Hospice and Palliative Care
    • Hospice and Palliative Care: What's the difference? Where do they fit in my practice?
    • How to Engage Patients in End-of-Life Conversations
  • Specialty Specific ICD-10 Transition Webinars
    Available On-Demand
    • Primary Care/Internal Medicine
    • Cardiology/Cardiovascular Surgery
    • Orthopedics
    • Obstetrics
    • Pediatrics
  • On-Demand – CME Opportunities for Physicians and PA

Accreditation

The Oregon Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The OMA is also recognized by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) as the intrastate accrediting agency for organizations and institutions that provide CME activities for physicians in Oregon. Accreditation allows organizations to designate their CME activities as AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.

Mission Statement

The mission of the OMA's Continuing Medical Education is to promote high quality health care through effective educational activities.

The goals of the program are to:

  • Improve health care provider competency and performance in order to enhance the health status of the population
  • Disseminate new medical knowledge
  • Provide tools to improve patient safety and facilitate patient centered care
  • Promote the practice of evidence-based medicine

Joint Providership

OMA is accepting applications for joint providership on a case-by-case basis; please call (503) 619-8000 for more information.

What is Joint Providership?

Joint Providership is the process by which two organizations, one an accredited continuing medical education (CME) provider and one not, form a partnership to plan, implement and evaluate an activity approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. The OMA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and is responsible for ensuring compliance with all ACCME Standards for Commercial Support and Accreditation Criteria. The OMA must document involvement in each activity that we jointly sponsor.

What are the eligibility criteria to be considered for joint providership with the Oregon Medical Association?

  1. Corresponds to the OMA CME Mission Statement.
  2. Offers a program of continuing medical education primarily targeted to physicians licensed and practicing in the State of Oregon.
  3. Event is located in the state of Oregon and/or surrounding region.
  4. Formal planning committee with physicians based in Oregon.
  5. Course Director is actively involved in the planning and entire application process.
  6. Demonstrate an overall organizational commitment to the continuing medical education program, including staffing resources.
  7. Demonstrate the capacity to substantially comply with the ACCME Essential Area Elements and Criteria.

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