Can an individual who controls content determine if their financial relationship is relevant and needs to be mitigated?

No. The ACCME requires that all financial relationships with ineligible companies be disclosed, and clearly outlines that it is the responsibility of the accredited provider to determine relevance based on what has been disclosed and the topic area being addressed by the accredited CE activity.  The responsibility for identifying relevant financial relationships cannot be delegated to the person disclosing a financial relationship.


Weekly Compliance Tip

Are we allowed to just use PART of an activity as an example of compliance with a commendation criterion?

Yes – providers can use part of an activity, for example, a regularly scheduled series or…

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