Notes from the Medical Staff President

To the Medical Staff: The month of October started off with a bang with The Joint Commission being welcomed by our Accreditation team and administrative leaders on Monday, Oct. 2. The Joint Commission Survey Akron Children’s Hospital’s Joint Commission Survey took place over 5 days, with 11 surveyors visiting over 72 locations across our care […]

July Notes from the Medical Staff President

To the Medical Staff: As I embark on my two-year term as President of the Medical Staff, I feel honored to serve in this position and want to thank you for this opportunity. I promise to strive to meet and exceed the expectations of this leadership role and be a strong advocate for our medical […]

Training the next generation of healthcare providers

Medical education today presents many challenges as the number of students enrolled in medical schools continues to grow, even as the total number of pediatric residency programs remains the same. For teaching hospitals across the country, including Akron Children’s, this represents an increasing number of medical students, residents and fellows who come to us for […]

Multiple options available to obtain CME credits

Akron Children’s Hospital offers many ways for medical staff to earn continuing medical education credits. In addition to Grand Rounds (which are offered on most Fridays), there are several all-day symposia, many recurring subspecialty/multidisciplinary series and more.

CME now available on demand

To help busy doctors participate in available CME programming, Akron Children’s now offers a select number of programs online and on demand.

CME certificates to be available online

Healthcare professionals who participate in continuing medical education courses at Akron Children’s Hospital will soon be able to print certificates of completion in their office and check their transcripts.