Dannemiller CME: Business of Medicine

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Your greatest challenge in healthcare today is not clinical.  Your greatest challenge is the delivery of safe and effective care to your patients at a low cost.  That is a business challenge and the solutions are found in obtaining and applying business skills.  These online courses, developed by physicians and business professionals with experience at every level of healthcare, are designed to significantly improve every physician’s  ability to deliver healthcare to their patients in order to meet that challenge.  The Business of Medicine Program consists of streaming video accessible using any smart device and comes with an opportunity to earn a Dannemiller CME certificate.   Physicians can participate in individual courses, selected packages or the entire library.

These online courses have been prepared for all individuals who work as healthcare professionals. There are no prerequisites to participate.

After participating in the activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Apply business fundamentals relating to private practice, hospital administration, and government agencies.
  • Practice management skills.
  • Develop and manage budgets.
  • Manage a practice more efficiently and effectively.
  • Negotiate effectively with payers and insurers.
  • Analyze a medical organization’s financial health.


Paul Gurny   M.B.A.   M.S.  Managing Director,  Essential Seminars for Physicians LLC., Senior Professional Instructor, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

David Joyce  M.D.   M.B.A.   Director of Educational Programs,  Essential Seminars for Physicians LLC.


Participants should first read the objectives and other introductory CME/CE information and then proceed to the educational activity. To receive credit for this activity, complete the post test and evaluation by clicking the link located at the bottom of the page. Credit is provided through December 31, 2015. No credit will be given after this date. There is a fee to participate in this activity.

In the event you have questions about this activity or are unable to retrieve the certificate, please e-mail [email protected] and a certificate will be emailed within 2 weeks.


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Dannemiller is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Dannemiller designates this enduring material for a maximum of 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), Dannemiller requires that any person who is in a position to control the content of a CME/CE activity must disclose all financial relationships they have with a commercial interest.

The following faculty stated they have no financial relationships with commercial interests:

Paul Gurny M.B.A., M.S. and David Joyce M.D., M.B.A.

Bernard Abrams, content reviewer and Jennifer Hodge, Dannemiller project manager have no financial relationships with commercial interests.

To resolve identified/potential conflicts of interest, the educational content was fully reviewed by a member of the Dannemiller Clinical Content Review Committee who has nothing to disclose. The resulting certified activity was found to provide educational content that is current, evidence based and commercially balanced.


Off label statement provided: This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by FDA. The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings. Further, attendees/participants should appraise the information presented critically and are encouraged to consult appropriate resources for any product or device mentioned in this program.


The content and views presented in this educational activity are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of Dannemiller. This material is prepared based upon a review of multiple sources of information, but it is not exhaustive of the subject matter. Therefore, healthcare professionals and other individuals should review and consider other publications and materials on the subject.


All rights reserved. Essential Seminars for Physicians LLC.  No part of this program may be used or reproduced in any manner whatsoever without written permission except in the case of brief quotations embodied in articles or reviews.

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