Office of Interprofessional Continuing Health Education

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Welcome to the Office of Interprofessional Continuing Health Education

The Office of Interprofessional Continuing Health Education (OICHE) is Arizona State University’s central hub for accreditation and compliance guidance of educational activities planned for and by the healthcare community.

We strive to improve the practice of medicine by accrediting and providing activities that address gaps in the quality of medicine and improve patient outcomes. Our office accredits a wide range of activities that involve medical teaching, clinical research and leadership skills which are based on identified needs of practitioners and healthcare teams.

Our mission

We strive to optimize health and healthcare team knowledge, innovative skills, values and evidence-based strategies to design, implement and evaluate teambased models of health and healthcare to improve value, enhance the patient experience of care, impact population health, and cultivate the well-being and work life of healthcare providers.

What we do

The Office of Interprofessional Continuing Health Eduation is accredited by JAICE (Joint Accreditation for Interprofessional Continuing Education) which is a joint partnership and allows us to offer credits representing the following professions: medicine, nursing, pharmacy, psychology and social work.

  • Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)
  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)

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In support of improving patient care, Arizona State University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.