Spot Accreditation is for organizations that provide a limited number of annual CME activities and wish to apply for a “per activity” accreditation.
In this category, organizations will be evaluated on the basis of being “non-providers”, but have accreditation-eligible CME activities.
APPLYING FOR SPOT ACCREDITATION
If you need assistance in determining which accreditation type works better for your organization, please email Lisa at: l.griffith (at) aacme (dot) org
Type of activities that can be accredited by the American Association of Continuing Medical Education®.
These CME activities are eligible for consideration of CME accreditation by the American Association of Continuing Medical Education®:
Courses, conferences and similar CME activities planned by the organization applying for accreditation, that meet the Approved List of “Type of Accredited Organization”.
CME workshops or small group activities.
Seminar series, hospital grand-rounds (regularly scheduled activities), or similar recurring educational events held by the providers and their subsidiaries.
Activities of a larger scope, such as International Conferences, Specialty Society meetings and similar activities.
These CME activities are NOT eligible for consideration of CME accreditation:
CME activities that are not in medicine or healthcare are not eligible for accreditation, such as: Healthcare management, healthcare IT, healthcare/hospital architecture/design, life science, pharmaceutical education, OSHA courses, and related are ELIGIBLE for accreditation