CME Regs http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6643/more en 820 Commenters Tell CMS to Keep CME Exemption http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/820-commenters-tell-cms-keep-cme-exemption <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ninety-eight percent of commenters reject the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ proposal to include CME in Open Payments’ reporting requirements</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/820-commenters-tell-cms-keep-cme-exemption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/820-commenters-tell-cms-keep-cme-exemption#comments CME Regs Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:54:00 +0000 43801 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME Goes Global http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-goes-global <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The continuing medical education accreditor opens its accreditation process to non-U.S. providers, and designates first non-North American accreditor as “substantially equivalent” to the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/your-guide-accme-accreditation-process" title="CME Provider's Guide to the ACCME Accreditation Process" target="_blank">ACCME</a></span>.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-goes-global" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-goes-global#comments CME Regs Thu, 04 Sep 2014 17:51:00 +0000 43581 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME Comes Out Against CMS Proposal to Rescind CME Open Payments Exclusion http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/accme-comes-out-against-cms-proposal-rescind-cme-open-payments-exclusion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The continuing medical education accreditor offers instead to make its own Standards of Commercial Support verification process a tool to fulfill the Open Payments transparency goals.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/accme-comes-out-against-cms-proposal-rescind-cme-open-payments-exclusion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/accme-comes-out-against-cms-proposal-rescind-cme-open-payments-exclusion#comments CME Regs Medical Meetings Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:48:00 +0000 43401 at http://meetingsnet.com Why CMS Should Repeal the Change in the CME Exemption http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/why-cms-should-repeal-change-cme-exemption <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Physician Open Payments Act (formerly known as the Sunshine Act) requires pharmaceutical and device companies to report certain transfers of value they make to physicians. Currently, the act has a continuing medical education &ldquo;exemption,&rdquo; meaning that payments to CME providers that ultimately fund speaker fees and attendee tuition do not have to be reported.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/why-cms-should-repeal-change-cme-exemption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/why-cms-should-repeal-change-cme-exemption#comments CME Regs Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:43:00 +0000 43041 at http://meetingsnet.com Open Payment Update: Web Site Down, Docs’ Ire Up http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/open-payment-update-web-site-down-docs-ire <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Glitches abound as docs log in to check the first round of spend reporting before it goes public.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/open-payment-update-web-site-down-docs-ire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/open-payment-update-web-site-down-docs-ire#comments CME Regs Pharma Meeting Planning Pharma/Device Regs Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:44:00 +0000 42951 at http://meetingsnet.com Quiz: Test Your CME Skills http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings-resources/quiz-test-your-cme-skills <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Try these sample questions, taken from three of the five domains of the Certified Continuing Medical Education Professional exam, to see if you could join the 437 people who have so far earned the CCMEP designation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings-resources/quiz-test-your-cme-skills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings-resources/quiz-test-your-cme-skills#comments CME Regs Medical Meetings Resources Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:57:00 +0000 42501 at http://meetingsnet.com CMS Proposes Withdrawing CME Exemption from Open Payments http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cms-proposes-withdrawing-cme-exemption-open-payments <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services believes removing the exemption for accredited CME will make reporting more consistent.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cms-proposes-withdrawing-cme-exemption-open-payments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/cms-proposes-withdrawing-cme-exemption-open-payments#comments CME Regs Pharma/Device Regs Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:41:00 +0000 42321 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME Innovation: “Beyond Engagement” Criteria for Accreditation with Commendation http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-innovation-beyond-engagement-criteria-accreditation-commendation <div class="field-byline"> By Steven M. Passin, FACEHP, CCMEP; Susan C. O’Brien, CCMEP; Judy M. Sweetnam, M.Ed., CCMEP; and Denise J. Doyle, CCMEP </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Now that the comment period is open, here are some details on the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s new criteria for top commendation.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-innovation-beyond-engagement-criteria-accreditation-commendation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-innovation-beyond-engagement-criteria-accreditation-commendation#comments CME Regs Tue, 27 May 2014 20:33:00 +0000 41691 at http://meetingsnet.com This Week’s Medical Education Roundup (5/20/14) http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/week-s-medical-education-roundup-52014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Pharma spending, CME-related legislation, and the view from the recent ACEhp Industry Summit</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/week-s-medical-education-roundup-52014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharmadevice-regs/week-s-medical-education-roundup-52014#comments CME Regs Pharma/Device Regs Tue, 20 May 2014 21:58:00 +0000 41601 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME Rules Out Logos in Educational Materials http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-rules-out-logos-educational-materials <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>To the dismay of some, the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education has banned the use of commercial supporter’s logos in disclosures and other CME materials.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-rules-out-logos-educational-materials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-rules-out-logos-educational-materials#comments CME Regs Tue, 29 Apr 2014 16:30:00 +0000 41061 at http://meetingsnet.com