August 2013 SCS FAQs

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

SCS 2.1 says that providers “must be able to show that everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity has disclosed all relevant financial...

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

SCS 2.1 requires that the accredited provider “must be able to show that everyone...

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

Financial relationships are those relationships in which the individual benefits by receiving, royalty, intellectual property rights, consulting fee, honoraria, ownership interest (e.g., stocks, stock options or other...

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

No. The ACCME does not require that providers use a disclosure form to gather information about relevant financial relationships of all persons in control of the content of an educational activity.  A disclosure...

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

First it is important to understand how the ACCME defines a...

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

No. ACCME considers relationships of the person involved in the CME activity to include financial relationships of a spouse or partner.  The ACCME expects that providers will communicate to everyone who is in a position to control...

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

Disclosure is an expectation in Criterion 7 for both...