March 26, 2020
Area(s) of Interest: Continuing Medical Education (CME)
The California Medical Association (CMA) has been following the spread of the COVID-19 virus, working to produce updates and resources as things change. We would like to extend our sincere appreciation for your commitment and dedication to your community. We recognize this is an unprecedented time and wish to share the following information so that we can better determine how to support you during this time.
We are reassessing the June 4-5, 2020, CME Providers Annual Conference and Accreditation Workshop, and want to hear from you regarding how best to support you during this time. Please take a few moments to complete this flash survey via SurveyMonkey and let us know how to best to meet your needs. Access this flash survey here.
Included in the survey is a request for your best practices as you may be transitioning CME activities to a virtual platform during this time. Hearing from you will allow us to share your best practices and lessons learned with other providers.
CMA and ACCME have a wealth of COVID-19 resources available for you to share with your health care colleagues. Both are kept current with latest news, research, and developments, so please check back often. CMA’s COVID-19 Resources can be found here; ACCME’s COVID-19 Educator Resources can be found here; and ACCME’s COVID-19 Clinician Resources can be found here.
Some organizations are actively in the reaccreditation timeline. If your organization finds they are unable to meet the deadline due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, please contact us so that we may work through options together to ensure your organization remains accredited.
CMA staff are currently telecommuting due to developments with COVID-19, California guidelines and CDC recommendations. However, we are fully functional and able to respond to questions you may have. Please reach out with any questions or needs at firstname.lastname@example.org.