Furthering medical education for health professionals.

Palmetto Health offers continuing medical education programs for each of its Midlands-area campuses.

The University of South Carolina School of Medicine-Palmetto Health Office of Continuous Professional Development and Strategic Affairs administers continuing medical education programs through the University of South Carolina School of Medicine-Palmetto Health Continuing Medical Education Organization, which is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

The ACCME rigorously evaluates the overall CME programs of institutions according to standards adopted by all seven member organizations of the ACCME. These member organizations are:

  • The American Board of Medical Specialties
  • The American Hospital Association
  • The Association for Hospital Medical Education
  • The Association of American Medical Colleges
  • The Council of Medical Specialty Societies
  • The Federation of State Medical Boards of the U.S., Inc.

Palmetto Health, through the Trans-Campus CME Planning Committee of the medical staff wishes to emphasize quality and service in the provision of medical education.

For more information about the CME program or to express an interest in presenting as faculty, please contact the University of South Carolina School of Medicine-Palmetto Health Office of Continuous Professional Development and Strategic Affairs at 803-434-4211 or e-mail cpdsa@uscmed.sc.edu.