Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) September 06, 2013
Southern Medical Association (SMA), a leading provider of continuing medical education (CME) and an organization accredited by the ACCME with commendation, announces online continuing education for physicians. Beginning immediately, Southern Medical Association will provide a comprehensive online CME catalog located in the Education Center accessible through the SMA website, http://sma.org. SMA will provide a wide variety of courses covering topic areas such as: Women’s Health and Ob/Gyn, Internal Medicine, Ethics, Family Medicine, Disaster Preparedness, Spirituality and Medicine, and Health Reform.
SMA wants to ensure that participants have access to high-quality content that can be used toward their professional education requirements and growth. For this reason, the platform provides many activities that are approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM as well as bonus content to enhance professional development.
“We are very pleased to be offering an online CME option for our members,” stated Luke Hartsfield, Executive Director of SMA. “Continuing medical education is a key factor in quality patient care and online CME enables busy medical professionals to participate in ongoing learning where and when it is most convenient.”
The SMA Education Center is powered by InReach technology and services. InReach, a leader in providing continuing education management solutions, has helped hundreds of organizations successfully expand their continuing education programs beyond in-person events to benefit the members of those organizations.
In the short timeframe since the inception of the program, SMA has added dozens of programs to its online catalog and will continue to add courses and seminars over time. To learn more about the SMA online CME program, contact: Mandy Stone at 800-423-4992, ext. 132.
Southern Medical Association, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, is a non-profit, physician-led, multi-specialty medical association that promotes the health of patients through advocacy, leadership, education, and service. To learn more about the SMA, visit: http://sma.org or call 1.800.423.4992, ext. 620.