Continuing Education Credit
The maximum number of credits that can be obtained at this conference is 29.25, as follows:
- Preconference (extra-fee) sessions: 3.75
- Thursday afternoon sessions: 4.75
- Friday sessions and Affinity Group meetings: 7.75
- Saturday sessions and Affinity Group meetings: 9
- Sunday sessions: 4
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 27.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 27.5 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses Licensed in Iowa and California
This activity was planned and developed in accordance with the continuing education standards of the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The Iowa Board of Nursing and the California Board of Nursing will honor ANCC continuing education for face-to-face programs held outside Iowa and California.
Approval of this activity by the National Association of Social Workers is pending.
Other professionals who participate in this educational activity may submit their Statements of Attendance with their specific claim for continuing education units (CEUs) to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit. Those participants are responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable CEUs
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) and the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities (ASBH). Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) 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 healthcare team.
To ensure that presentations are free of bias due to financial relationships, all presenters at this conference were required to declare all relevant affiliations with commercial interest organizations that may pose a real or apparent conflict of interest. Additionally, all presenters are required to start their presentations with an opening slide disclosing any or no financial interest or other relationships that could be considered a conflict of interest by participants, along with a verbal acknowledgement. Speakers must also disclose intent to discuss unlabeled uses of a commercial product, or an investigational use of a product not yet approved for this purpose. Slides cannot contain any advertising, single examples of trade or brand names, or product-group messages.