Experienced in program design and implementation, ABQAURP produces quality continuing medical education courses in a variety of formats including live seminars, online, and home study courses. This enables participants to increase their knowledge of Health Care Quality and Management issues and trends. ABQAURP’s Educational Department is committed to providing quality health care education programs to strengthen credentials and assist in remaining current on timely health care management related topics.
The American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. ABQAURP takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this CME activity.
ABQAURP is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing to provide contact hours (CEs) for nurses in our educational programs, Provider #50-94. These credits are transferable to all 50 states and Washington D.C.
Florida Board of Nursing Rule Change
Effective 8/1/2014, courses for Florida Nurse licensees cannot be offered in tenth hour increments, i.e. 2.3 contact hours. Course contact hours will be rounded to the nearest half hour (example 2.3 contact hours becomes 2.0 contact hours). Courses must be a minimum of one contact hour.
HOME STUDY COURSES
"ABQAURP has been reviewed by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) and awarded reaccreditation for four years as a provider of continuing medical education (CME) for physicians. Accreditation in the ACCME System seeks to assure the medical community and the public that ABQAURP delivers education that is relevant to clinicians’ needs, evidence-based, evaluated for its effectiveness, and independent of commercial influence."
"The ACCME System employs a rigorous process for evaluating institutions' CME programs according to standards that reflect the values of the educator community and aim to accelerate learning, inspire change, and champion improvement in health care. Through participation in accredited CME, clinicians and teams drive improvement in their practice and optimize the care, health, and wellness of their patients."