Compliance Carnival for UCM Medical Staff
At the conclusion of this activity, participatants will be able to:
- Recognize both overt and subtle issues related to compliance, HIPAA privacy and security, and patient safety;
- Explain why the observed “horrors” constitute violations;
- Discuss the negative impact of conflicts of interest, fraud, waste, and abuse issues; breaches in HIPAA privacy and security; and risks to patient safety;
- Describe appropriate corrective actions in response to issues of compliance, HIPAA privacy and security, and patient safety.
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Herbert T. Abelson Professor of Medicine
Assistant Dean for Scholarship and Discovery
Associate Chief Medical Officer-Clinical Learning Environment
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. This includes any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner that could create a conflict of interest. Mechanisms are in place to identify and resolve any potential conflict of interest prior to the start of the activity.
Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.