Navigation Links
MyEvaluations.com Launches New Medical Education Management Solutions That Meet ACGME NAS Accreditation Requirements
Date:9/5/2012

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MyEvaluations.com, a provider of medical training management and reporting solutions for academic hospitals, clinical programs, medical schools and governmental public health agencies, announced today the addition of software solutions that comply with new guidelines put forth by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

In February 2012, ACGME announced the rollout of the Next Accreditation System (NAS) in the New England Journal of Medicine. Implementation of NAS begins in July 2013 with full implementation scheduled for July 2014.

"As one of the largest academic medical centers in the country, our immediate priority following release of NAS was how to operationalize the requirements across our residency and fellowship programs without disrupting our curriculum," said Melvin Blanchard, MD, FACP, Associate Professor of Medicine and Chief of Medical Education at Washington University in St. Louis. "We needed guidance on development of a solution that would meet the outcome and reporting requirements, but also provided the flexibility and convenience we required. MyEvaluations.com is working with us to create a customized solution that meets all of our needs."

More than 9,000 medical residency programs are accredited by ACGME and will be affected by the new NAS requirements. The system requires each program to demonstrate that its residents have the "core competencies and clinical skills to deliver quality patient care and respond to rapid developments in health care delivery." Under the ACGME's next accreditation system:

  • Medical residents and fellows must demonstrate competency in six core areas: patient care, medical knowledge, practice-based learning and improvement, systems-based practice, professionalism, and interpersonal skills and communication
  • Teaching institutions are required to develop and publish the specific learning outcomes residents must demonstrate as they progress through training
  • Institutions must submit reports to the ACGME every six months that document each resident's accomplishments in meeting benchmarks for physician competence
  • The ACGME will update the accreditation status of each program yearly based on trends in key performance parameters

According to David P. Melamed, M.D., M.Sc., Founder and CEO, MyEvaluations.com Inc., "The introduction of the new NAS performance-based reporting has residency programs scrambling to implement evaluation tools that capture new variables required for accreditation. Our new software tools are designed to meet reporting needs efficiently and automatically. Institutions and programs can develop streamlined tools that connect their evaluations, milestones, competencies and outcomes in a single data stream. The system is powered by a set of browser-based database and workflow tools that can be accessed by computers and mobile devices."

About MyEvaluations.com

MyEvaluations.com is a trusted provider of enterprise-grade medical education management solutions for academic hospitals, clinical programs, medical schools and governmental public health agencies of all sizes. MyEvaluations.com supports the unique requirements of highly regulated clinical environments with robust, scalable, and customizable information systems that incorporate an institution's existing data needs and healthcare workflow. MyEvaluations.com also is a leader in third-party service integration and single sign-on functionality. MyEvaluations.com addresses business critical functions that drive education, accreditation, Medicare reimbursement, affiliated billing, FTE calculation, reporting and CAP analysis. Designed to meet both graduate and undergraduate medical education requirements, MyEvaluations.com delivers award-winning, affordable, customized solutions that enable delivery of the best clinical care and training while meeting reporting and accounting needs efficiently and automatically. For more information, visit www.myevaluations.com.

 

Media Contact:
Leslie Bryant
lb@arc2communications.com
(562) 505-9290 

 


'/>"/>
SOURCE MyEvaluations.com
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Quest Diagnostics Launches Molecular Cervical Cancer Test Based on National Institutes of Healths TERC Gene Marker
2. AllMobilityScooters.com Launches Blog
3. BioWorld Launches Enhanced Biopharma News Site with Data, Analysis
4. MGC Diagnostics Corporation Launches New Corporate Website and Unveils New Logo
5. Ranbaxy Launches Authorized Generic Of Pioglitazone In The U.S.
6. Express Scripts Launches Virtual Coaching To Help Patients Better Understand Therapy
7. The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Launches an Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of Directors of Masimo Corporation in Connection with Executive Compensation
8. Omnetics Launches Cable Design for Micro-wire Harnesses in Miniature Electronics
9. Elsevier Launches New Journal: Discourse, Context and Media
10. Mylan Launches Lithium Carbonate Extended-Release Tablets USP
11. Mylan Launches Commercial Operations in India, Starting with a Broad, Innovative Portfolio of ARV Products to Treat HIV/AIDS
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... June 24, 2016 Research ... "Structural Electronics 2015-2025: Applications, Technologies, Forecasts" ... In-Mold Electronics, Smart Skin, Structural Health ... Structural electronics involves electronic and/or electrical ... structures, replacing dumb structures such as vehicle bodies ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of ... report to their offering. ... The World Market for Companion Diagnostics covers the world market ... the report includes the following: , World ... Region (N. America, EU, ROW), 2015-2020 , World IVD ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016  Arkis BioSciences, ... less invasive and more durable cerebrospinal fluid treatments, ... funding.  The Series-A funding is led by Innova ... Fund, and other private investors.  Arkis, new financing ... instrumentation and the market release of its in-licensed ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... On June 10-11, 2016, A ... 2016 Cereal Festival and World’s Longest Breakfast Table in Battle Creek, MI, where the ... history as home to some of the world’s leading providers of cereal and other ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... , ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... policy issues and applications at AcademyHealth’s Annual Research Meeting June 26-28, 2016, at ... on several important health care topics including advance care planning, healthcare costs and ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... As a ... Magna Cum Laude and his M.D from the David Geffen School of Medicine at ... returned to Los Angeles to complete his fellowship in hematology/oncology at the UCLA-Olive View-Cedars ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... Those who have experienced traumatic events may suffer from a complex set of ... or alcohol abuse, as a coping mechanism. To avoid this pain and suffering, Serenity ... event. , Trauma sufferers tend to feel a range of emotions, from depression, guilt, ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Dr. Amanda Cheng, an ... Cheng has extensive experience with all areas of orthodontics, including robotic Suresmile technology, ... , Micro-osteoperforation is a revolutionary adjunct to orthodontic treatment. It can be ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):