The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the American Nurses Association Massachusetts (ANA MASS), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. To successfully complete this course, nurses seeking contact hours must sign in and out at the course registration desk on a daily basis, stay for the entire program, and complete the online course evaluation provided by HMS GCE. Nurses can earn 17 contact hours for the main course and an additional 3 contact hours for an optional advanced workshop. For more information regarding contact hours, please call Mary Alice Hanford at 617-724-2031.
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada recognizes conferences and workshops held outside of Canada that are developed by a university, academy, hospital, specialty society or college as accredited group learning activities.
Through an agreement between the American Medical Association and the European Union of Medical Specialists, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to an equivalent number of European CME Credits® (ECMECs®). Information on the process of converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to ECMECs® can be found at: www.eaccme.eu.
This course is designed to meet the following American Board of Medical Specialties and Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education competencies: interpersonal and communications skills, professionalism, and systems-based practice.
This course is designed to meet one or more of the following Institute of Medicine competencies: work in interdisciplinary teams, and apply quality improvement.