Continuing Medical Education

St. Charles Health System was awarded a six-year Accreditation with Commendation from 2016 - 2022 by the Oregon Medical Association. In September 2020, the OMA relinquished its CME Program to the ACCME.

As of October 1, 2020, St. Charles Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Requirements for Providers with Prescription Authority in Oregon

License Type Annual Requirement Other Requirements Resource
Physician (MD, DO) 30   Oregon Medical Board
Physician Assistant (PA) 30   Oregon Medical Board
Nurse Practitioner 45, including a minimum of 15 hours in pharmacotherapeutic content at NP-level of specialty role.
National certification will satisfy up to 50% of total CE requirement.
One-time 7-Hour CE on Pain Management Oregon Board of Nursing
Pharmacists 15 At least 2 hours of pharmacy and drug law, 2 hours of safety/error prevention and 26 'other' (therapeutics, etc.) hours. Oregon Board of Pharmacy

Resources for No-Cost Online CME

Maintenance of Certification (MoC)

Live (In-Person) CME Activities

St. Charles Health System utilizes the Electronic Education Database System (eeds) to track attendance at live CME activities, including Grand Rounds, clinical conferences, procedural skills workshops and others.

You can also use eeds to self-report and track CME earned from more than one source.

or Create an Account on eeds.

Resources for Planning CME Activities

Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds presentations are scheduled on Fridays from 7:00 to 8:00 am. Check the CME Event Calendar to see the scheduled sessions, and join any of them by using the Webex link