Interprofessional Continuing Education and Joint Accreditation Discussed at SACME Meeting

June 11, 2014

The Joint Accreditation™ program was the focus of a presentation at the Society for Academic CME (SACME) 2014 Spring Meeting. Steve Singer, PhD, Vice President, Education and Outreach, Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME); and Kathy Chappell, PhD, RN, Director, Accreditation Program, the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), discussed how the Joint Accreditation program supports interprofessional education and collaborative practice. Launched in 2009, Joint Accreditation is a collaboration of the ACCME, the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and ANCC.