Faculty: Donna L Atherton RN, MSN, NP and Carol Pierini MA
Successful Completion: Complete entire module, complete the exam with a passing score of 80% or better, and complete the evaluation form
Estimated Time to Complete Activity: 60 minutes
CEUs: HIPAA Exams is authorized by IACET to offer 0.10 CEUs for this program. CEU Information
Broaden your knowledge of the Massachusetts Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Manufacturer Code of Conduct regulation.
Course includes a video and audio component with stand-alone exam
- Explain the essentials of well-accepted ethical principles when dealing with health care professionals in Massachusetts.
- Identify the components of a company compliance program.
- Review the Regulation and how it includes marketing restrictions, compliance requirements and disclosure requirements.
Commonly referred to as: Massachusetts Legal and Ethical Requirements For Pharmacy and Medical Device Representatives
Massachusetts Legal and Ethics Code of Conduct
Table of Contents:
- Mass. Legal and Ethics Code of Conduct: Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Manufactures
- Legal Notice
- Purpose and Learning Objectives
- Target Audience
- Compliance and Ethics in Massachusetts
- Mandatory Compliance Program
- Massachusetts Code of Conduct
- Components of an Effective Compliance Program
- End of Course Exam
Course Content Example 1:
Compliance and Ethics in Massachusetts
The Massachusetts Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Manufacture Code of Conduct
established standards for certain interactions between the pharmaceutical and medical device industry and health care providers and health benefit plan administrators.
The code applies to pharmaceutical and medical device manufactures that employ or contract with any person to sell or market drugs or medical devices in Massachusetts.
The purpose of the code is:
- Limit sales and marketing activities between pharmaceutical and medical device manufactures and HCPs that may influence prescribing patterns and/or adversely affect patient care
- Increase transparency with regard to industry interactions with HCPs, health care administrators, and health plan administrators.
Course Content Example 2:
Massachusetts Code of Conduct
The Regulations states
manufactures must “give health care practitioners the opportunity to request that their prescriber data:
- Be withheld from sales representatives, and
- Not be used for marketing purposes
Who are Covered Recipients?
People and entities that are in a position to decide which pharmaceuticals and medical devices are used.
- • Instant Certificate Of Completion Printing Upon Successful Completion Of Online Massachusetts Legal and Ethics Code of Conduct Training Course
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