Continuing Education

Continuing education credits are available through this list of resources on the HEALWA site. After you have logged into HEALWA, you can visit:

ClinicalKey Click on “CME/MOC” at the top of the page, on the right. You will be asked to establish an Elsevier personal account. ClinicalKey offers physicians content covering a range of medical and surgical specialties including anesthesiology, cardiology, emergency medicine, general surgery, internal medicine, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, pediatrics, pathology, and radiology.

DynaMedEx Click on “CME” at the top of the page, on the right. You will be asked to establish an EBSCO personal account. Dynamedex offers CME and CE for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and midwives to inform and support their clinical decisions. The competencies tested include practice-based learning and improvement, patient-centered care, procedural skills, and medical knowledge. Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. The American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Physician Assistants, American Association of Nurse Practitioners, and American Midwifery Certification Board are also an approving credentialing organization for the professional development offered in DynaMedex.

Dynamic Health Click on “CE” at the top of the page, on the right. You will be asked to establish an EBSCO personal account. Dynamic Health offers 0.1 contact hours CE when clinicians, especially nurses, answer a knowledge-based question on the topic and another on the topic’s applicability to their practice. The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) is the approving credentialing organization for the professional development offered in Dynamic Health.

NatMed Pro (formerly Natural Medicines) – Click on “CE/CME Center” toward the top of the page. You will be asked to establish a CE ID #. Natural Medicines offers two series of Continuing Education courses: Clinical Management and Monograph-Based. The Clinical Management courses are focused on clinical management of disease states and medical conditions. The monograph-based courses are focused on safety and effectiveness of natural medicine ingredients.

Nursing Reference Center Plus – We’ve provided help and instructions for setting up an account, taking a course, viewing your transcripts and resetting your CINAHLeducation password.

Free CE Courses from UW – A catalog of all of the free CE options UW offers.

Shared decision making training
   A free SDM training course. The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) approved this training for continued medical education (CME) credits. Our SDM training is approved for 1.5 AAFP Prescribed credits. CMS credit is approved through April 3, 2024.

The Continuing Education modules offered via these databases may not apply to every health profession group eligible for HEALWA. HEALWA staff does not manage CE for health professionals, but simply provide access to the databases where the resources are available. If you need assistance with your professional continuing education, please contact the appropriate agency with oversight for your professional licensing/certification.

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