Is a 30-minute interval between accredited and non-accredited education required in virtual activities?

Standard 5.2 includes reference to a required 30-minute interval between accredited and nonaccredited education for live activities, whether in-person or online.  For live, online activities, if the learner will remain in the same “virtual space” for a nonaccredited session, then the provider must ensure that there is a 30-minute interval before or after accredited education.

However, there is no 30-minute interval required if the learner will be required to leave the virtual space (to transition between accredited and nonaccredited activities) by doing something like clicking a link.


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Can our CME department use a questionnaire for departments and affiliated groups to use when proposing a CME initiative?

Yes – this is a great tool to gather the necessary information, provided it…

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