Children's Hospital Colorado

Accreditation for Continuing Medical Education

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Children’s Colorado has been awarded Accreditation with Commendation. 

Children's Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children's Colorado was awarded Accreditation with Commendation, and our accreditation expires March 2021.

High standards 

The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) accreditation assures physicians and other healthcare professionals that CME is designed to be relevant, effective and independent. All CME programs within the ACCME system are held to the same high standards. Use of the accreditation statement means, Children's Hospital Colorado continues to meet those standards.

Children's Colorado CME is part of a community of more than 2,000 accredited organizations across the country addressing national, regional and community-based health care improvement priorities.

ACCME requirements and standards

The ACCME accreditation requirements are a roadmap for producing effective education that supports health care professionals' commitment to lifelong learning and practice improvement.

The ACCME Standards for Commercial Support require CME providers to design activities that are independent, free from commercial bias, and based on valid content. The ACCME's objective is to support the free flow of scientific exchange while safeguarding accredited CME from commercial influence.

Since its founding in 1981, the ACCME has focused on setting and maintaining accreditation requirements that are relevant to physicians lifelong learning needs and responsive to changes in the health care environment.

The ACCME accreditation system is your accreditation system, ensuring that accredited CME is of, by, and for the profession of medicine.

For more information

Contact our Continuing Education team at or 720-777-5004.