Manager, CME Accreditation

Job Type

Full Time

Published

10/10/2018

Address

2318 Mill Rd, suite 1300
Alexandria
VA
22314
United States

Description

About AAPA:

AAPA is the national organization that advocates for all PAs and provides tools to improve PA practice and patient care. Founded in 1968, AAPA represents a profession of more than 123,000 PAs across all medical and surgical specialties in all fifty states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. territories and the uniformed services. PAs are integral to modern healthcare and provide a solution to the demand for increased access to cost-effective, evidence-based, patient-centered care.

AAPA is the only organization that certifies CME activities for AAPA Category 1 CME credit for Physician Assistants (PAs). As the Accreditor for PA CME, AAPA's role is to ensure that activities comply with AAPA CME Criteria which include the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.


About the Position:


The Manager, CME Accreditation is responsible for the AAPA Category 1 CME credit system and the day-to-day administration of the AAPA CME accreditation system. This includes effectively communicating the value of AAPA Category 1 CME credit, facilitating application submissions from CME providers, organizing and monitoring application reviews, managing relationships with CME providers, maintaining the AAPA CME Accreditation website, updating and developing guidance documentation, and evaluating accreditation processes for continuous improvement.      


This position interacts regularly with AAPA members, staff, leadership of AAPA constituent organizations, and various CME provider organizations including health systems, other professional societies, educational institutions, and medical education companies. The Manager, CME Accreditation must be able to accurately and consistently support and/or provide information about the PA profession and AAPA and respond to inquiries regarding Academy policies and positions on CME related issues. 


About the Education and Quality Team:


AAPA’s Education and Quality team consists of 12 diverse professionals who are dedicated to facilitating, developing and providing quality educational opportunities that empower PAs to advance their careers and enhance patient health. We value teamwork and collaboration across our broad range of responsibilities including AAPA CME Accreditation, Learning Central – AAPA’s Online Educational Home for PAs, JAAPA, AAPA Conference CME, specialty courses, independent medical education grant development and National Health Quality Initiatives on Obesity, Diabetes and Responding to the Opioid Epidemic. We develop team goals and are committed to supporting each other as needed to achieve our collective goals.   


For a full job description, please follow the application link below.

Benefits

AAPA offers a full benefits package, including health and dental insurance, 401(k) match, complimentary life insurance, short term and long term disability insurance, subsidized gym membership and commuter benefits.

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

agriffin@aapa.org
https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=19316&clientkey=F735E5BAD512E68BB68DCADA1AFCEF99

Please visit our website to view the full job description for this role, as well as application requirements.


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