Continuing Medical Education

CME Guide

Types of CME Activities
How To Spend CME Money Effectively
CME Expense Reimbursement
Reviews of CME Activities
CME Provider Comparisons

Our CME Values

We work with independent CME providers that do not accept industry funding.

Ay CME we recommend meets the following standards:

Providers not meeting these standards may be mentioned for sake of completeness or topic relevance.
Our relationship will be clearly disclosed.

CME By Specialty

Emergency Medicine | Pediatric Emergency Medicine | Otolaryngology | Urgent Care | More on the way!

Emergency Medicine CME

Physicians, PAs, and NPs can earn continuing medical education (CME) credits and maintenance of certification (MOC) points with emergency medicine CME, including related topics like critical care, POCUS, trauma, procedure workshops, and more.

Emergency Medicine | Pediatric Emergency Medicine | Point of Care Ultrasound | Trauma

Otolaryngology CME

Physicians, PAs, and NPs can earn continuing medical education (CME) credits and maintenance of certification (MOC) points with specialty and subspecialty otolaryngology CME activities.

General ENT | Facial Plastics | Head & Neck Oncology | Otology | Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology | Rhinology

Urgent Care CME

Physicians, PAs, and NPs can earn continuing medical education (CME) credits and get ready for their new urgent care role with confidence

CME Conference Hub (new)

We've started collecting data views that show you which CME conferences are approaching, where they will be held, and more. All in our visually-attractive, easy-to-use style. Stay tuned for more.

That image we're associating with conferences was a spontaneous pic I snapped during my most recent CME talk. That or it's not even closely related. Thanks COVID.

CME By Format

Click the icon or title to go straight to the most relevant section of the website for that particular CME format. From there you can compare options in that category, learn more about specific CME activities, or use the “CME Finder” link in the navigation bar to refine your search.

Audio CME Courses

Listen to your CME while pretending you've found the secret to multitasking.

Clinical Decision Support CME

Experience next level CME with AI-powered clinical decision support tools.

CME Conferences

Miss CME meetings? Take a look at some real-life (and virtual) CME events!

CME with Gift Card Rewards

CME with gift cards and other rewards to stretch your CME allowance further than ever.

Medical Calculators that Earn CME

Earn CME credits at the point of care for using the tools you already know and trust.

Medical Spanish CME Tutoring

Take your communication to the next level and increase access to care for entire communities.

CME Subscriptions

Pay once, access CME for two or three years in dozens of specialties. Updates included.

Online CME Activities

Now that you know you don't HAVE to travel for CME anymore, why would you?

Psychedelic CME

Stay ahead of the game with the latest research in psychedelic medicine. Patients will be asking.

Procedural (Hands-On) CME

Learn essential procedures from home with the same professional materials more cost-effectively.

Question Bank CME

Engaging board-style vignettes with CME credit that adds up quickly and easily.

Travel CME

Learn about essential updates from somewhere you've never been before.

Unlimited CME Credits

Earn all the CME credits you could possibly need (or want) from one CME purchase.

Wilderness CME

Enhance your medical survival skills by practicing in real-life environments with experienced instructors.

Video CME

Visual learners have more options than ever for finding quality CME that speaks to their style.

Ski CME

Learn stuff. Ski. Repeat.
Get paid for claiming "SKI-M-E" credit.

CME Cruises

Earn CME on a river. Or earn CME credits at sea. Don't forget to claim your "SEA"-M-E.

Augmented Reality CME

Give it a few years and it'll be cool.
Just you watch.

CME By Provider

Audio Digest CME

Physicians, PAs, and NPs can earn unlimited continuing medical education (CME) credits and maintenance of certification (MOC) points with a two-year Audio Digest Platinum Membership.

Anesthesiology | Anesthesiology for CRNAs | Cardiology | Emergency Medicine | Family Medicine | Gastroenterology | General Surgery | Internal Medicine | Neurology | Obstetrics and Gynecology | Oncology | Ophthalmology | Orthopaedics | Otolaryngology | Pediatrics | Psychiatry | Urology | More about Audio Digest CME

BoardVitals CME

Earn category 1 CME in a variety of specialties quickly and easily. Plus, you have the option to select a free gift card (learning incentive) worth up to $3,000

Addiction Medicine | Anesthesiology | Cardiology | Child Neurology | Child Psychiatry | Dermatology | Echocardiography | Emergency Medicine | Family Medicine | Gastroenterology | Hematology and Oncology | Hospital Medicine | Internal Medicine | Nephrology | Neurology | Nuclear Cardiology | OBGYN | Orthopedic Surgery | Otolaryngology | Pain Medicine | Pathology | Pediatrics | Preventive Medicine | Psychiatry | Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine | Radiology | Sleep Medicine | Sports Medicine | Surgery | Urology | See All Specialties

Master Clinicians Urgent Care

Master Clinicians offers top-notch CME in a variety of learning formats, including lecture series, on-demand CME conferences, hands-on skills workshops, and free CME options,

MDCalc Point of Care CME

MDCalc is one of the largest medical calculator repositories out there; covering 11 specialties and counting.

There are hundreds of clinical calculators eligible for category 1 CME credit, which you’ll be able to earn while working a shift. It doesn’t get much more convenient than that.

Addiction and controlled substances | Cardiac care | Domestic and intimate  partner violence | Geriatrics | HIV and infectious disease | Hospice, end-of-life, terminal illness, and palliative care | Mental and behavioral health | Pain management | Pediatrics | Stroke | Trauma | All MDCalc CME

VisualDx CME

VisualDx is a user-friendly artificial intelligence-enhanced visual clinical decision support system that can be used in just about every specialty.

It’s my favorite app and has come in handy in a pinch more times than I can remember. Plus, the CME adds up quickly each time you use it.

Cardiac/Pulmonary | Dermatology (all skin types) | Dermatology (skin of color) | Drug Reactions | ENT/Oral Medicine | Gastrointestinal | General | Genitourinary | Neuro/Psych | Ophthalmology | Public Health | More about VisualDx with DermExpert

PainExam Complete

Generally focused on CME activities for the pain management practitioner, there are also gems designed for just about any practitioner in multiple settings.

Plus, earn 49.5 category 1 CME credits with a one-year subscription to PainExam. Not sure yet, try out their free material first.

Practical Reviews

In addition to the ability to earn unlimited CME credits, Practical Reviews offers a free $500 Amazon gift card and can be accessed in a convenient mobile app, on your desktop, or on your tablet.

The content consists of expert reviews and summaries of the latest practice-changing literature from top medical journals.

Anesthesiology | Cardiology | Critical Care | Dermatology | Emergency Medicine | Family Medicine | Gastroenterology | General Surgery | Geriatrics | Hospital Medicine | Internal Medicine | Neurology | Neurosurgery | Oncology-Cancer | Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery | Orthodontics | Otolaryngology |  Pathology | Pediatrics | Pediatric Dentistry | Psychiatry | Radiology | Urology | More about Practical Reviews

CMEinfo Insider

CMEinfo Insider is an incredibly robust multimedia CME subscription, covering your specialty AND 18 others. The convenience, ease of earning CME, and content quality is unmatched.

For your regular category 1 CME needs, expect new content to be added at least monthly (for free), keeping you as up to date as possible. In many cases, you can earn an equal amount of MOC points alongside your CME.

Anesthesiology | Cardiology | Critical Care | Dermatology | Emergency Medicine | Family Medicine | Gastroenterology | General Surgery | Geriatrics | Hospital Medicine | Internal Medicine | Neurology | Neurosurgery | Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery | Pathology | Pediatrics | Psychiatry | Radiology | Urology

DosedDaily ENT CME

The most convenient CME you can earn, delivered right to your inbox every morning. Earn daily CME and learn something new each weekday in under five minutes with just one click.

DosedDaily for PAs

The most convenient CME you can earn, delivered right to your inbox every morning. Earn daily CME and learn something new each weekday in under five minutes with just one click.

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Hippo Education RAPs

Another favorite of mine is Hippo Education. Their audio CME is just plain fun to listen to and chock-full of some of the shiniest clinical pearls you’ll ever hear.

Get your subscription to Reviews and Perspectives here and save 20 percent. Hippo will also donate $50 to GiveWell charity. Choose between primary care, urgent care, or pediatrics. 

Oakstone CME & Board Review

Whether you need a few CME credits or all your CME credits, Oakstone has options for you.

The CME here includes individual topics and specialties, ongoing multi-year subscriptions, and pass-your-boards guaranteed board review materials and courses.

StatPearls CME

StatPearls is the only CME provider with a robust content of CME material indexed in the National Center for Biotechnology Information’s PubMed database. That’s pretty cool, and no easy feat to be sure.

I noticed this in late 2018 before they offered CME because I found myself citing them in more and more of my own medical writing.

Needless to say, the content is stellar, and covers every topic about which you could possibly want to learn, and many more you didn’t know sounded so interesting.

CME Budget: CME By Price

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We’re building this section still. In the meantime, try the CME search tool to narrow down by specialty, provider, and price.

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CME Guide

Best CME with Gift Card Offers

CME with gift card offers are popular with clinicians who need to spend their remaining CME allowance before it expires.

With online CME that comes with a complimentary Amazon gift card, you can easily meet your annual CME and MOC requirements while earning a bonus for your efforts.

Because these continuing medical education activities can be done anywhere, they are often a better alternative to in-person CME conferences.

Quickly & Easily Find CME
Based on Your Learning Preferences

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Click the icon or title to go straight to the most relevant section of the website for that particular CME format.

Audio CME Courses

Listen to your CME while pretending you've found the secret to multitasking.

Clinical Decision Support CME

Experience next level CME with AI-powered clinical decision support tools.

CME Conferences

Miss CME meetings? Take a look at some real-life (and virtual) CME events!

CME with Gift Card Rewards

CME with gift cards and other rewards to stretch your CME allowance further than ever.

Medical Calculators that Earn CME

Earn CME credits at the point of care for using the tools you already know and trust.

Medical Spanish CME Tutoring

Take your communication to the next level and increase access to care for entire communities.

CME Subscriptions

Pay once, access CME for two or three years in dozens of specialties. Updates included.

Online CME Activities

Now that you know you don't HAVE to travel for CME anymore, why would you?

Psychedelic CME

Stay ahead of the game with the latest research in psychedelic medicine. Patients will be asking.

Procedural (Hands-On) CME

Learn essential procedures from home with the same professional materials more cost-effectively.

Question Bank CME

Engaging board-style vignettes with CME credit that adds up quickly and easily.

Travel CME

Learn about essential updates from somewhere you've never been before.

Unlimited CME Credits

Earn all the CME credits you could possibly need (or want) from one CME purchase.

Wilderness CME

Enhance your medical survival skills by practicing in real-life environments with experienced instructors.

Video CME

Visual learners have more options than ever for finding quality CME that speaks to their style.

Ski CME

Learn stuff. Ski. Repeat.
Get paid for claiming "SKI-M-E" credit.

CME Cruises

Earn CME on a river. Or earn CME credits at sea. Don't forget to claim your "SEA"-M-E.

Augmented Reality CME

Give it a few years and it'll be cool.
Just you watch.

Our CME Values: Quality Certified

We work with independent CME providers that do not accept industry funding.

ANy CME we recommend meets the following standards:

Providers not meeting these standards may be mentioned for sake of completeness or topic relevance.
Our relationship will be clearly disclosed.