THERE WAS A TIME when CME was catch as catch can. But now, it has a life of its own. Someone figured out how to make money from it, and somebody else figured out how to use CME to ensure that physicians were taught what they needed to maintain hospital privileges. And malpractice insurance carriers discovered that doctors who attend CME activities have fewer claims against them.
Now that CME is formalized, we are concerned about whether the teaching is any good, whether learner