Continuing Medical Education

The JPS Physician Education Department coordinates AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ in Continuing Medical Education for physicians.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) consists of educational activities which serve to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships that a physician uses to provide services for patients, the public, or the profession.  The content of CME is that body of knowledge and skills generally recognized and accepted by the profession as within the basic medical sciences, the discipline of clinical medicine, and the provision of health care to the public.1 

The target audience for CME is the licensed physician in the post-residency phase of his/her medical career.

Main Campus
JPS Medical Library, Lower Level
1500 South Main Street
Fort Worth, TX 76104


Main Phone Number:  817-702-5088
Main Fax Number:  817-923-0718


1. ACCME Glossary of Terms and Abbreviations July 1999; Revised August 2000, June 2005, November 2005; April 2006.  July 2008.