WACs > Title 246 > Chapter 246-919 > Section 246-919-470
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Approval not required.
(1) The commission will not give prior approval for any continuing medical education. The commission will accept any continuing medical education that reasonably falls within these regulations and relies upon each individual physician's integrity in complying with this requirement.
(2) The commission will not give prior approval for any formal continuing medical education program. The continuing medical education category will depend solely upon the accredited status of the organization or institution. The number of creditable hours may be determined by counting the contact hours of instruction and rounding to the nearest quarter hour. The commission relies upon the integrity of program sponsors to present continuing medical education that constitutes a meritorious learning experience.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 18.71.017 and 18.71A.020. WSR 96-03-073, Â§ 246-919-470, filed 1/17/96, effective 2/17/96.]