OptumHealth Education is a full-service provider of continuing medical education jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC).
We are dedicated to providing interprofessional education that leads to improved health care delivery and better patient outcomes. We achieve this through the development of fair, balanced, and scientifically valid accredited initiatives based on demonstrated learning methodologies.
With over 30 years of experience in payer/employer/provider and allied health care professional education, OptumHealth Education is uniquely positioned to design educational initiatives for the managed care marketplace. Our activities focus on total population management, disease management, wellness initiatives and complex medical conditions—areas that are designed to significantly impact provider practices and improve patient care.
Services and Offerings
OptumHealth Education’s methodology for developing educational activities following the guidelines set for by the Joint Accreditation Committee of the ACCME, ACPE and ANCC. This development process includes:
- Conducting comprehensive evidence-based needs assessments that identify gaps between current and best practices;
- Designing and implement activities that are fair, balanced, and tailored to the learner group;
- Engaging with a large, multidisciplinary, and geographically diverse group of learners to optimize educational results; and,
- Assessing participant behaviors before and after activities to measure CME/CE effectiveness toward the goals of enhancing competence, performance, and patient outcomes.