Continuing Medical Education
Our webinars, hosted in cooperation with ACCMA, offer our policyholders a broad cross-section of webinars presented by a variety of sources. A number of these webinars are complimentary while others have a small fee associated with them. View & Register for upcoming MIEC Webinars and view past courses on demand.
Seminars & Events
MIEC representatives teach seminars for physicians, non-physician clinicians and office staff through out the year. View & register for upcoming Seminars.
MIEC has partnered with the following organizations, to provide case-based, online CME programs.
“MIEC’s partnership with Empathetics (PDF) offers policyholders access to evidence-based training designed expressly for physicians to understand and appreciate the neurobiological and physiological components of empathy and its effect on the physician-patient relationship. The courses are self-paced and teaches techniques to identify and manage emotions with empathy and compassion. MIEC has licensed three one-hour interactive courses. Each course is approved for one (1) AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit. You will need your MIEC policy number to register. If you do not know your MIEC policy number, you can login to www.miec.com to see it displayed in the top right hand corner. You may also email firstname.lastname@example.org to request your policy number.
How to Use Empathetics:
- Go to the Empathetics Training Center
- Click “Sign Up Now“, if this is your first time.
- Fill out the one-time registration page:
- For Field Organization ID: MIEC
- For USER ID, use your MIEC policy number
- For Password: Generate your own password
- Click Register for Courses
- Once on the page, click the register button to register for course 1 titled “Introduction to the Neuroscience and Practice of Empathy.“
- Once registered all training materials are available under “My Courses“
*Note: In order to receive CME credits, you must use MIEC as the organization ID and your MIEC policy number as your username. You must also fill out the required evaluation at the end of each module by clicking the yellow smiley face. Once you submit your evaluation, you can print your CME certificate right from the course page.
MIEC has partnered with Med-IQ (former ELM Exchange), to offer risk management continuing education courses. All or a portion of your annual risk management course requirements may be satisfied through the Med-IQ online program. Risk management training is a means of reducing adverse events, mitigating professional liability, and improving patient safety at an individual and system level.
CME in opioid prescribing, opioid addiction, and a Culture of Safety in both the in- and out-patient settings: MIEC is offering insureds CME coursework that focuses on a culture of safety. The out-patient coursework discusses the role of leadership in engaging staff to overcome practice obstacles, the duty of providers to engage patients in their care, and to support work processes designed to mitigate risks associated with transitions of care, lab and test result management, and safe referral. The in-patient culture of safety course describes a systems-based approach to reducing preventable patient injury. MIEC has updated CME courses about opioid prescribing and managing opioid addiction. The classes describe strategies and practices that can improve opioid prescribing practices and the importance of withdrawal symptom management. Each course is worth 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 credits and is free to policyholders. For more information, please contact the Patient Safety & Risk Management Department at (510) 428-9411, or toll free at (800) 227-4527.
Click here to visit the Med-IQ Registration Page