Continuing Medical Education | Norton Healthcare Louisville, Ky.

Continuing Medical Education

Our Mission

The Center for Continuing Medical Education strives to provide high-quality continuing medical education (CME) opportunities for physicians and health care providers. These activities are intended to improve competence, performance and/or overall patient outcomes.

It is our goal to meet the health care needs and improve the health status of people in the communities Norton Healthcare serves. By working with our comprehensive medical staff, our long commitment to quality, strategic partnerships and affiliations, Norton Healthcare is dedicated to serving as a regional leader in providing quality, certified continuing medical education. Our activities are built on a platform of scientifically sound evidence-based medicine, enhancing the provision of patient care.

Accreditation

Norton Healthcare is accredited by the Kentucky Medical Association to provide continuing medical education activities for physicians. Norton Healthcare strictly adheres to the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) policies, accreditation criteria and standards for commercial support. We have received accreditation with commendation (the highest level) for a six-year term.

CME Team

The CME team’s goal is to implement and accredit continuing medical education activities that address professional gaps to improve physician competence, performance and knowledge.

In 2018, the Norton Healthcare Center for Continuing Medical Education provided a total of 455,656 hours of educational credits, including 1,105 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™ hours for physicians and various other types of credit hours for non-physician providers. Our activities were attended by 16,186 participants, including 8,743 physicians and 7,443 other health care providers.

Center for Continuing Education team

Karen Busse, M.S., CCMEC – Director
karen.busse@nortonhealthcare.org
(502) 446-5812

Karen Curnutte, BBA, B.S., CCMEC – Coordinator
karen.curnutte@nortonhealthcare.org
(502) 446-5880

Emily Garrison, MHA, CCMEC – Coordinator
emily.garrison@nortonhealthcare.org
(502) 446-5881

Sandra Stroud, B.A., CCMEC – Coordinator
sandra.stroud@nortonhealthcare.org
(502) 446-5882

Norton Healthcare System CME Committee

The System CME Committee is a multidisciplinary committee consisting of physicians, clinical staff and leadership representatives who are dedicated to ensuring the integration of CME activities with Norton Healthcare’s strategic initiatives. This includes assistance with the development of policies and procedures that guide the program.

For a complete list of System CME Committee members, please click here.

Contact Us

Telephone: (502) 446-5955
Email: cme@nortonhealthcare.org
Mailing address: Norton Healthcare, 9500 Ormsby Station Rd., Ste 101
Louisville, KY 40223

Connect With CME

Download the Free Norton Healthcare CME Mobile Application

Listen to the Podcast

Flu cases up slightly in 15-county Louisville area; Metro reports sharp drop

Norton Healthcare providers confirmed 1,104 new flu cases in the 15-county Louisville and Southern Indiana area last week, a slight increase from the week before. Louisville Metro health officials, meanwhile, reported a sharp drop in [...]

Read Full Story

Ozzy Osbourne reveals Parkinson’s diagnosis

Rock star Ozzy Osbourne has revealed he has Parkinson’s disease. The 71-year-old Black Sabbath singer told “Good Morning America” he found out about his condition after experiencing a fall last year. Parkinson’s disease is an […]

Read Full Story

Making heart failure recovery a reality for more Kentuckians

Kentucky ranks third among U.S. states with the highest death rates from heart failure. That grim statistic is behind the work of Norton Heart & Vascular Institute and the Norton Healthcare Foundation to ensure our […]

Read Full Story

Brain tumor treatment gives Southern Indiana man new perspective on caring and compassion

(The caring team from Norton Brownsboro Hospital, from left to right: Catherine Tomes, RN, Autumn Chapman, RN, Regina Green, RN, Amanda Kroeger, PCA, Jessica Lesousky, RN, Aster Mehari, RN.) A conversation with 66-year-old Bobby Rogers […]

Read Full Story

Apple Watch catches Kentucky woman’s atrial fibrillation

Rosemary Stiles’ Apple Watch started vibrating. A text message? An incoming call? A new bit of social media nonsense? None of the above. “Your heart has shown signs of an irregular rhythm suggestive of atrial […]

Read Full Story
Related Stories

Flu cases up slightly in 15-county Louisville area; Metro reports sharp drop

Norton Healthcare providers confirmed 1,104 new flu cases in the 15-county Louisville and Southern Indiana area last week, a slight increase from the week before. Louisville Metro health officials, meanwhile, reported a sharp drop in [...]

Read Full Story

Ozzy Osbourne reveals Parkinson’s diagnosis

Rock star Ozzy Osbourne has revealed he has Parkinson’s disease. The 71-year-old Black Sabbath singer told “Good Morning America” he found out about his condition after experiencing a fall last year. Parkinson’s disease is an […]

Read Full Story

Making heart failure recovery a reality for more Kentuckians

Kentucky ranks third among U.S. states with the highest death rates from heart failure. That grim statistic is behind the work of Norton Heart & Vascular Institute and the Norton Healthcare Foundation to ensure our […]

Read Full Story

Brain tumor treatment gives Southern Indiana man new perspective on caring and compassion

(The caring team from Norton Brownsboro Hospital, from left to right: Catherine Tomes, RN, Autumn Chapman, RN, Regina Green, RN, Amanda Kroeger, PCA, Jessica Lesousky, RN, Aster Mehari, RN.) A conversation with 66-year-old Bobby Rogers […]

Read Full Story

Apple Watch catches Kentucky woman’s atrial fibrillation

Rosemary Stiles’ Apple Watch started vibrating. A text message? An incoming call? A new bit of social media nonsense? None of the above. “Your heart has shown signs of an irregular rhythm suggestive of atrial […]

Read Full Story

Search our entire site.

Schedule an Appointment

Select an appointment date and time from available spots listed below.