CME Credit provided by The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)
Physicians: Accreditation for Physicians: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare. The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement: The Society of Critical Care Medicine designates this enduring educational activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
Physician Assistants: The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of .5 Category 1 credits for completing this activity.
Pharmacists: The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) is accredited by the Accreditation
Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmaceutical education. This course (0236-9999-17-302-H01-P) provides up to .5 contact hours of continuing education. SCCM reports to a continuing pharmacy education (CPE) tracking service, CPE Monitor, using your National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) member number and date of birth. You are responsible for providing accurate information to SCCM and submitting your data within 60 days from participating in the activity. CPE Monitor will authenticate and store data for completed CPE units received by pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.
CE Credit provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare-
Activity is jointly-provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM).
AKH, Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is awarded 0.5 Contact Hours.
Method of Participation
Statements of credit will be awarded based on the participant reviewing the entire presentation, scoring a 70% on the post test, and completing and submitting an activity evaluation. A statement of credit will be available upon completion of an online evaluation/claimed credit form. You must participate in the entire activity to receive credit. If you have questions about this CE activity, please contact AKH Inc. at email@example.com
Dr. Benbadis has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
Consultant: Acorda Therapeutics, Cyberonics, Inc., Eisai, Lundbeck, Sunovion, UCB, Inc., Upsher-Smith
Contracted Research: Acorda Therapeutics, Cyberonics, Inc., GW, Lundbeck, Sepracor, Inc., Sunovion, UCB, Inc., Upsher-Smith
Speakers Bureau: Cyberonics, Inc. (Livanova), Eisai, Lundbeck, NeuroPace, Inc., Sunovion, UCB, Inc.
Dr. Hantus discloses no financial relationships with pharmaceutical or medical product manufacturers.
Accredited Provider Disclosure
Margaret V. Clark, MSc, RN, RRT - NPS, CMPP, Medical Writer/Interviewer, discloses no financial relationships with pharmaceutical or medical product manufacturers.
Dorothy Caputo, MA, BSN, RN, Lead Nurse Planner, discloses no financial relationships with pharmaceutical or medical product manufacturers.
SCCM and AKH Inc, planners and reviewers have disclosed no financial relationships with pharmaceutical or medical product manufacturers.
This activity is supported by an educational grant from UCB, Inc.
There is no fee to participate in this activity
This course is designed solely to provide the healthcare professional with information to assist in his/her practice and professional development and is not to be considered a diagnostic tool to replace professional advice or treatment. The course serves as a general guide to the healthcare professional, and therefore, cannot be considered as giving legal, nursing, medical, or other professional advice in specific cases. AKH Inc. specifically disclaim responsibility for any adverse consequences resulting directly or indirectly from information in the course, for undetected error, or through participant's misunderstanding of the content.
Disclosure of Unlabeled Use and Investigational Product
This educational activity may include discussion of uses of agents that are investigational and/or unapproved by the FDA. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
It is the policy of SCCM and AKH Inc. to ensure independence, balance, objectivity, scientific rigor, and integrity in all of its continuing education activities. The faculty must disclose to the participants any significant relationships with commercial interests whose products or devices may be mentioned in the activity or with the commercial supporter of this continuing education activity. Identified conflicts of interest are resolved by SCCM and AKH prior to accreditation of the activity and may include any of or combination of the following: attestation to non-commercial content; notification of independent and certified CME/CE expectations; referral to National Faculty Initiative training; restriction of topic area or content; restriction to discussion of science only; amendment of content to eliminate discussion of device or technique; use of other faculty for discussion of recommendations; independent review against criteria ensuring evidence support recommendation; moderator review; and peer review. SCCM & AKH planners and reviewers have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
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