The continuing medical education enterprise brought in more than $2.3 billion in revenues in 2006, according to the Accreditation Council for CME's annual data report. That figure represents a 6 percent increase over 2005. While the growth is a good sign, it's less of an increase than in previous years. In 2005, revenues increased 9 percent over 2004; in 2004 income rose 15 percent over the year before.
Another sign that the industry is healthy: There were 729 ACCME-accredited provide