CMI Education Institute, Inc. is a non-profit organization serving the education needs of various professionals since 1980. In 2011, CMI Education Institute, Inc., PESI, LLC and the PESI, LLC family of providers became one entity. This move allows CMI to better serve the needs of various professionals in a variety of settings and practices.
PESI HealthCare has a long history in the continuing education seminar business, with roots dating back to 1979. That year, Professional Education Systems began as a legal publishing company, and soon added continuing education seminars and conferences to its publishing projects. In 1985 PESI presented its first healthcare program. In 1997, the PESI HealthCare division was formally created, dedicated to educating the nation's healthcare professionals.