Standard 3 of the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited CE talks about “relevant financial relationships” – what is this exactly?

Understanding this definition is important in complying with the Standards.  Specifically, “relevant financial relationships” are financial relationships (of any dollar amount) with an ineligible company(ies) that occurred in the 24-month period preceding the time that an individual was invited to function in a content-controlling role in the accredited CE activity, AND which educational content an individual can control is related to the business lines or products of the ineligible company.


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Weekly Compliance Tip

What are the parameters on group size for a Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Improvement Activity? 

The ACCME does not have restrictions in place for this.  MIPS activities can…

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