2017 № 9 Credit for accreditation of the specialist: some results of the «credit fever» in the russian health system
The authors indicate that the main reason is over the past two years, the health system of Russia «credit fever» (the desire of doctors to earn credits and points for the upcoming accreditation) is the commercial interest of those who sell doctors credits for participation in conferences and seminars. The article noted that the process of providing doctors with credits was the most ambitious business project in the Russian healthcare system over the past 25 years. Getting doctors of points, credits, hours, credit units for participation in workshops and conferences on a commercial basis is unacceptable as this scheme does not increase the professional level of doctors, constrains and limits of their professional interests, undermines the state system of additional professional education of doctors, limits the availability of doctors to free conferences and seminars
2016 № 10 Accreditation specialist: myths, realities, risks, proposals
The article analyzes into detail the situation related to the newly introduced procedure of accreditation experts, caused by the professional community a set of questions. The authors show convincingly that doctors do not need to be mandatory to get collecting credits in order to in the future be accredited. In the publication are listed and thoroughly analysed risks relevant to the requirements for the procedure of accreditation of specialist. One of the risks named a possible limitation of the availability for doctors free conferences and seminars. The article contains a large block of proposals concerning the accreditation of specialist, including the formation of the system of continuous medical education.