What is in this article?:
columnist Steve Passin outlines what you need to know about the new AMA Learning from Teaching credits now available for academic CME providers.
Validation of Approved Status
Learning from Teaching activity files must contain evidence that the individual is an approved teacher or member of theand, if it is a GME-based teaching assignment, that the residency program in which the teacher is teaching is ACGME-approved. The sample planning document includes two sections in which the learner obtains signatures from bona fide authorities from the institution that verifies these two points. Figure 3 shows a suggested format for this documentation from the planning document.