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.

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CME Watch

AOE’s video blog that provides updates on the CME/CE industry. AOE’s Managing Director Annika Borvansky gives insights on CME/CE current events and best practices.

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Weekly Compliance Tip

To meet the Improves Performance Criterion expectations for Commendation, do we have to measure the performance change for EVERY learner?  

Actually, no.  Providers can meet all of the Critical Elements and…

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