Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. In November of 2011, the ACCME awarded Cedars-Sinai Medical Center accreditation with commendation. This six year accreditation is the highest award for a provider of continuing medical education for physicians.
ACCME accreditation seeks to assure the medical community and the public that Cedars-Sinai provides physicians with relevant, effective, practice-based continuing medical education that supports US health care quality improvement. The ACCME employs a rigorous, multilevel process for evaluating continuing medical education programs according to the high accreditation standards adopted by all seven ACCME member organizations.
These organizations, which represent the profession of medicine, are: the American Board of Medical Specialties; the American Hospital Association; the American Medical Association; the Association for Hospital Medical Education; the Association of American Medical Colleges; the Council of Medical Specialty Societies; and the Federation of State Medical Boards of the US Inc.