Versatile and convenient ways to earn credit while you work

Whether it’s continuing medical education or professional development, lifelong learning is core to your career as a busy clinician and healthcare professional. That’s why learning should be integral to your workflow, not something extra you have to do.

With UpToDate, you earn CME/CE/CPD credits while searching for and reading the answers you need, at your own pace and preference, on the go or in the office. UpToDate is accredited and recognized by colleges, associations, and authorities from around the world, and board-certified specialists and subspecialists in the U.S. can submit their MOC directly via UpToDate.

Attention DEA-registered practitioners: Fulfill new MATE Act requirements with UpToDate

Continuing education (CE) credits earned from reading certain UpToDate topics will meet the new eight-hour training requirement for Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)-registered practitioners (per the Medication Access and Training Expansion (MATE) Act). Please refer to the UpToDate Substance Use Disorders table of contents for eligible topics. Learn more about fulfilling MATE Act requirements with UpToDate.

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Earn and redeem credits whenever, wherever

Apply the time you already spend researching clinical questions with UpToDate toward your professional development requirements.


Tailor your CME/CE/CPD settings to meet your needs

Your needs are unique. That's why you can adjust your CME/CE/CPD settings to display only the information that's relevant to you.

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Recognized and accepted around the world

UpToDate is accepted by dozens of accrediting organizations and specialty boards around the globe.

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No extra cost, no additional testing required

The ability to earn and redeem CME/CE/CPD credit with UpToDate is included in your subscription benefits.

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“I’ve enjoyed being able to answer a huge range of questions quickly. And to earn CME as I’m giving better care – golden.”

David Matthews, pediatrician from Centralia, WA

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Track CME/CE/CPD with UpToDate
UpToDate has been accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) since 2000. In 2018, UpToDate received Accreditation with Commendation. This is ACCME’s highest award status, reflecting compliance with not only ACCME’s core criteria, but also the additional commendation criteria, which demonstrate engagement with the environment to further physician learning and change.
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We offer enterprise subscriptions for provider organizations looking to improve outcomes and reduce variations in care.
Get the clinical answers you need with a personal subscription
With an individual subscription to UpToDate, you will have access to current, extensive clinical information — whenever and wherever you need it.

1. CME/CE/CPD credit is not available with individual subscriptions purchased at trainee rates. Exclusions may also apply to selected subscription types in some areas.

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