26th Annual National Conference
Maximum CE Hours Available: 13.25
Monday, Oct. 2 — Up to 5.0 CE Hours
Tuesday, Oct. 3 — Up to 5.5 CE Hours
Wednesday, Oct. 4 — Up to 2.75 CE Hours
In support of improving patient care, OptumHealth Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the health care team.
Credit Designation Statements
This activity was planned by and for the health care team, and learners will receive 13.25 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change.
OptumHealth Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Academy of PAs (AAPA) accepts credit from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
AAPC will honor 1-for-1 CEUs for any live event offering CME credit or AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. A certificate of attendance or completion is necessary to show participation. The certificate will give the total CMEs possible for the offering. Physicians are advised to claim only the actual hours that they were present during the education. We ask that AAPC-certified members abide by this request also. One hour of instruction is worth one CEU.
Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians
This activity is approved for 13.25 contact hours (1.325 CEUs) in states that recognize ACPE.
Attending the full program on Monday, October 2, 2017, will earn 5.0 contact hours (.50 CEUs). Unique Activity Number 0860-0000-17-025-L01-P/0860-0000-17-025-L01-T
Attending the full program on Tuesday, October 3, 2017, will earn 5.5 contact hours (.55 CEUs). Unique Activity Number 0860-0000-17-026-L01-P/0860-0000-17-026-L01-T
Attending the full program on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, will earn 2.75 contact hours (.275 CEUs). Unique Activity Number 0860-0000-17-027-L01-P/0860-0000-17-027-L01-T
To be awarded credit, participants must have participated in all sessions for the day(s) credit is claimed and completed the activity evaluation.
The participant will be awarded up to 13.25 contact hours of credit for attendance and completion of supplemental materials.
The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP) accepts credit from organizations accredited by the ACCME and ANCC.
|This program has been pre-approved by The Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to CCM® board certified case managers. The course is approved for 9.0 CE contact hours.|
Activity code: C00028206 Approval Number: 170003214
This program has been pre-approved by The Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide Ethics continuing education credit to CCM® board certified case managers. The course is approved for 4.25 CE contact hours.
Activity code: C00028205 Approval Number: 170003213.
The following sessions have been pre-approved for Ethics CE credit:
Monday, Oct. 2
Delivering High-Quality Care to Diverse Populations: Pursuing Value and Equity in a Time of Health Care Transformation — 1.0 CE contact hour;
Metabolic Surgery and Transplantation — .75 CE contact hours;
The Impact of Frailty on Posttransplant Outcomes — .75 CE contact hours;
Tuesday, Oct. 3
Have We Achieved Pareto Optimality or Pareto Efficiency in Transplantation? — .75 contact hours;
The Fight Against the Opioid Epidemic — 1.0 CE contact hour
CCMC Ethics credit is approved for this course. The CCMC Code of Professional Conduct will be referenced in this presentation. View the CCMC Code of Professional Conduct here.
To claim these CEs, log into your CE Center account at www.ccmcertification.org.
Managed Care Nurses
This activity has been approved for a maximum of 13.25 clock hours for Certified Managed Care Nurse (CMCN) recertification by the American Board of Managed Care Nursing (ABMCN).
Psychologists and Social Workers
This event is co-sponsored by R. Cassidy Seminars
Satisfactory Completion: Participants must have paid tuition fee, signed in, attended the entire seminar, completed an evaluation, and signed out in order to receive a certificate. Failure to sign in or out will result in forfeiture of credit for the entire course. No exceptions will be made. Partial credit is not available.
R. Cassidy Seminars is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to offer continuing education for psychologists. R. Cassidy Seminars maintains responsibility for this program. 13.25 CE hours.
R. Cassidy Seminars, ACE provider #1082, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. R. Cassidy Seminars maintains responsibility for the program. Approval Period: April 15, 2015-April 15, 2018. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers participating in this course will receive 13.25 continuing education clock hours.
Transplant Coordinators, Transplant Nurses, Procurement Transplant Coordinators
The American Board for Transplant Certification (ABTC) has approved this educational offering for up to 13.25 Category 1 Continuing Education Points for Transplant Certification (CEPTCs).
Hematopoietic Transplant Coordinators
This learning activity qualifies towards recertification for certified hematopoietic transplant coordinators (CHTC).
The program content has been reviewed by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC) and is acceptable for up to 10.75 recertification points.
List of recertification points available for attending Oct. 2, 2017. Up to 5.0 recertification points for attending the full day's program.
List of recertification points available for attending Oct. 3, 2017. Up to 3.0 recertification points for attending the full day's program.
List of recertification points available for attending Oct. 4, 2017. Up to 2.75 recertification points for attending the full day's program.
Disclaimer: ONCC review is only for designating content to be used for recertification points and is not for CNE accreditation. CNE programs must be formally approved for contact hours by an acceptable accreditor/approver of nursing CE to be used for recertification by ONCC. If the CNE provider fails to obtain formal approval to award contact hours by an acceptable accrediting/approval body, no information related to ONCC recertification may be used in relation to the program.
Disability Access: If you require ADA accommodations please contact our office 10 days or more before the event. We cannot ensure accommodations without adequate prior notification.
Please Note: Licensing Boards change regulations often and while we attempt to stay abreast of their most recent changes, if you have questions or concerns about this course meeting your specific board’s approval, we recommend you contact your board directly to obtain a ruling.
Conference Evaluation and Certificate of Attendance Request Process
A Certificate of Attendance is available at the conclusion of the conference. Click here to complete the post-activity assessment, evaluation and application for credit and to obtain your certificate..