Standards for Commercial Support

State Medical Societies Discuss Compliance with Standards for Commercial Support

The ACCME participated in the following Recognized Accreditor events during the past few months. ACCME...

Compliance Reminders about the Standards for Commercial Support

When we conduct accreditation reviews we seek to identify recurring issues that need to be...

On July 9, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released its Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy or REMS for extended-release and long-acting (ER/LA) opioid analgesics.

The centerpiece of the ER/LA Opioid Analgesic...

 
ACCME requirements are designed to ensure that accredited CME provides a safe place for learning, independent of...

Recognized Accreditor CME Provider Conferences Include ACCME Updates

The ACCME participated in the following CME provider conferences this summer. The...

Compliance reminders from recent accreditation reviews

When we conduct accreditation reviews we seek to identify...

As we conduct accreditation reviews we seek to identify recurring issues that need to be brought to the accredited provider community’s attention for correction. We bring the following examples and resources...

Last Revised:
February 7, 2012

On September 28, 2004, ACCME announced its adoption of the "2004 Updated ACCME Standards for Commercial SupportSM," effective for all CME activities after May 2005. 

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Presentation at ACC Meeting: Safeguarding CME from Commercial Influence

Murray Kopelow, MD, President and CEO, ACCME, gave a presentation at ...

The ACCME has published a new Web page, The CME Accreditation Statement: What It Means for You, which explains the value and benefit of...

The ACCME is aware of the changes to the codes of conduct that have been introduced by MedTech Europe, AdvaMed, and APACMed, ...

ACCME Participates in Caribbean, European CME Events

The ACCME participated in the following international events during the past few months, as part of...

Make Sure You Comply with Commercial Interest Definition; New Q&A

Please read–and check to ensure that your organization is in compliance. The ACCME expanded the definition...

The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) hosted a Standards for Commercial Support Users Group meeting on February 21. The meeting followed up on discussions the participants held in August about the role of accreditors in...

Last Revised:
October 26, 2010

The ACCME offers this document as a template for providers to use for obtaining financial relationship information. With modification it could be used for teachers, authors and members of planning committees.

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OK CME Meeting Discusses CME's Contributions to Public Health

The ACCME gave a presentation at the ...

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