Are pharmacies considered ACCME-defined commercial interests?

Not usually.  The ACCME offers exemptions to several types of organizations, within the context of their definition of a commercial interest, but a pharmacy is not one of these organizations, unless it is situated within a hospital.  To review the ACCME definition of a commercial interest and a list of the types of organizations excluded from this definition (i.e. hospitals, diagnostic laboratories, etc.) please click here.

compass

Weekly Compliance Tip

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…

More >

Contact

Phone: (303) 557-0859
E-mail: inquire@aoeconsulting.com
AOE Consulting, LLC
8156-E S. Wadsworth Blvd.
Suite 198
Littleton, CO 80128