Updated Nov 2017
A certificate of participation or written confirmation signed by the chair of the planning committee must be issued to participants for all accredited/certified activities.
The physician organization is responsible for maintaining attendance records for a 5 year period.
The certificate must specify the following elements:
i. The title of the activity (as it appears on the application)
ii. The name of the physician organization (and co-developer if applicable) responsible for the activity
iii. The date(s) the activity took place
iv. The location of the activity (i.e. city, prov or web-based)
v. Maximum number of Credit Hours available.
vi. The number of hours the registrant attended the activity OR a blank space for the registrant to complete themselves OR statement reminding physicians to only claim for what they attend
vii. All applicable accreditation/certification statements (include co-development statement when necessary).
ix. Signature of the Accountable Physician/Chair of planning committee
You may wish to use this Sample Certificate template or create your own.