CME/CEU

About CME/CEU Credit

Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Education Units (CEU) will be available for free for many of our programs, including our live and on-demand webinars, learning modules, and more.

We are certified to offer prescribed credits from the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ and the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts credits awarded by the AAFP.

Physicians

AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.

Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Medical Assistants

AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the following organizations. Please contact them directly about how participants should report the credit they earned.

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP)
  • American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)

Other Health Professionals

Confirm equivalency of credits with relevant licensing body.

To receive CME/CEU credit, you will need to register and create a password. Personal information is used for issuing a credit certificate and for storing that credit in the National LGBT Health Education website database (you can return to your account to see what credits you have already earned). You will not need to re-enter your information.

If you have any questions or comments regarding CME/CEU credits, email us at lgbthealtheducation@fenwayhealth.org.

Healthcare Equality Index

The National LGBT Health Education Center has partnered with the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation to offer our webinars as on-going training for the HRC Foundation’s Healthcare Equality Index (HEI). All webinars offered by The Education Center are eligible to count towards the on-going LGBTQI+ education training requirement in the HEI. In order to receive HEI credit, each participant must watch the webinar or learning module all the way through, and complete the evaluation survey required for CME/CEU credit. To complete the evaluation, click the “evaluation survey” button after viewing the on-demand video. Video play is tracked for accreditation.

Programs Offering HEI On-going Training Credit

LGBTQIA+ Health Webinar Series

We offer a webinar series that features key topics on LGBTQIA+ health and CME/CEU credit. Our on-demand webinars are eligible for HEI on-going training credit. You can view the webinar series here.

LGBTQIA+ Health Learning Modules

We have created a series of interactive learning modules on providing quality/affirming care to LGBTQIA+ patients to be accessed on-demand. These learning modules are eligible for CME and HEI credit. You can access the learning modules here.

How to Receive HEI On-going Training Credit

To receive HEI on-going training credit, you will need to register and provide your HRC Facility ID. Personal information is used for issuing a credit certificate and for storing that credit in the National LGBT Health Education website database (you can return to your account to see what credits you have already earned). You will not need to re-enter your information.

The Education Center will automatically report on those who have requested HEI credit for our training to the HRC Foundation. Click here for more information about on-going training for the Healthcare Equality Index.

If you have any questions or comments regarding HEI credit, email us at lgbthealtheducation@fenwayhealth.org.