This new initiative supplies a framework for continuous learning and process improvement in diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and anti-racism practices. It aims to drive change within GME by increasing physician workforce diversity, and building safe and inclusive learning environments, while promoting health equity by addressing racial disparities in health care and overall population health.

In a Letter to the Community, Drs. Thomas J. Nasca and Lynne Kirk explain focused revisions to Section II of the Common Program Requirements related to dedicated time for program directors, assistant/associate program directors, program coordinators, and core faculty members. The revisions go into effect July 1, 2022.

The Calls for Sessions for the 2022 Annual Educational Conference are open!

Proposals are being accepted for the conference itself and two pre-conferences. This year's theme, Meaning in Medicine: Rebuilding Connections, highlights the importance of coming together to rebuild, restore, and reflect on the past year. All accepted sessions will be presented on site February 24-26, 2022 in Orlando, Florida. 

This new initiative supplies a framework for continuous learning and process improvement in diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and anti-racism practices. It aims to drive change within GME by increasing physician workforce diversity, and building safe and inclusive learning environments, while promoting health equity by addressing racial disparities in health care and overall population health.

In a Letter to the Community, Drs. Thomas J. Nasca and Lynne Kirk explain focused revisions to Section II of the Common Program Requirements related to dedicated time for program directors, assistant/associate program directors, program coordinators, and core faculty members. The revisions go into effect July 1, 2022.

The Calls for Sessions for the 2022 Annual Educational Conference are open!

Proposals are being accepted for the conference itself and two pre-conferences. This year's theme, Meaning in Medicine: Rebuilding Connections, highlights the importance of coming together to rebuild, restore, and reflect on the past year. All accepted sessions will be presented on site February 24-26, 2022 in Orlando, Florida. 

WHAT'S NEW

The unprecedented challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic are testing the GME community’s individual and collective resilience in the face of crisis. The ACGME created and curated this suite of resources that promote well-being, mitigate stress, and prevent burnout during this pandemic.

The accreditation process for programs and Sponsoring Institutions includes periodic on-site visits to assess compliance with the Program and Institutional Requirements. All accreditation site visits for programs and Sponsoring Institutions are performed by the members of the ACGME Accreditation Field Staff, who are employed by the ACGME.

ACGME International accredits institutions and programs in countries other than the United States. ACGME-I is growing and doing its part to raise standards throughout the world!

The unprecedented challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic are testing the GME community’s individual and collective resilience in the face of crisis. The ACGME created and curated this suite of resources that promote well-being, mitigate stress, and prevent burnout during this pandemic.

The accreditation process for programs and Sponsoring Institutions includes periodic on-site visits to assess compliance with the Program and Institutional Requirements. All accreditation site visits for programs and Sponsoring Institutions are performed by the members of the ACGME Accreditation Field Staff, who are employed by the ACGME.

ACGME International accredits institutions and programs in countries other than the United States. ACGME-I is growing and doing its part to raise standards throughout the world!

The JGME disseminates scholarship and promotes critical inquiry to inform and engage the graduate medical education community to improve the quality of graduate medical education.

When the ACGME moved to continuous accreditation, specialty groups worked to develop outcomes-based Milestones as a framework for assessing resident/fellow performance in the six Core Competency areas.

The most comprehensive resource for data on the size, scope, and distribution of graduate medical education in the US.

The JGME disseminates scholarship and promotes critical inquiry to inform and engage the graduate medical education community to improve the quality of graduate medical education.

When the ACGME moved to continuous accreditation, specialty groups worked to develop outcomes-based Milestones as a framework for assessing resident/fellow performance in the six Core Competency areas.

The most comprehensive resource for data on the size, scope, and distribution of graduate medical education in the US.

The ACGME Awards Program recognizes notable designated institutional officials, program directors, program coordinators, residents/fellows, and Sponsoring Institutions for their outstanding work and contributions to graduate medical education.

The Clinical Learning Environment Review (CLER) Program provides US teaching hospitals, medical centers, health systems, and other clinical settings affiliated with ACGME-accredited Sponsoring Institutions with periodic feedback addressing six Focus Areas: patient safety; health care quality; care transitions; supervision; well-being; and professionalism.

22 Jul 2013 --- Doctor and nurse talking to patient in hospital --- Image by  Jose Luis Pelaez IncBlend ImagesCorbis

In 2014, the ACGME, AOA, and AACOM announced their agreement to a Memorandum of Understanding outlining a single GME accreditation system in the U.S. that allows graduates of allopathic and osteopathic medical schools to complete residency/fellowship education in ACGME-accredited programs and demonstrate achievement of common Milestones and competencies.

The ACGME Awards Program recognizes notable designated institutional officials, program directors, program coordinators, residents/fellows, and Sponsoring Institutions for their outstanding work and contributions to graduate medical education.

The Clinical Learning Environment Review (CLER) Program provides US teaching hospitals, medical centers, health systems, and other clinical settings affiliated with ACGME-accredited Sponsoring Institutions with periodic feedback addressing six Focus Areas: patient safety; health care quality; care transitions; supervision; well-being; and professionalism.

22 Jul 2013 --- Doctor and nurse talking to patient in hospital --- Image by  Jose Luis Pelaez IncBlend ImagesCorbis

In 2014, the ACGME, AOA, and AACOM announced their agreement to a Memorandum of Understanding outlining a single GME accreditation system in the U.S. that allows graduates of allopathic and osteopathic medical schools to complete residency/fellowship education in ACGME-accredited programs and demonstrate achievement of common Milestones and competencies.