Accreditation Information

UNTHSC

The University of North Texas Health Science Center certifies this activity for 6.64 hours of participation.

Physicians

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to award continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 6 hour of AOA Category 2A CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge
  • Practice-based learning and improvement
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

IOM Competencies

  • Provide patient-centered care
  • Work in interdisciplinary teams

IPE Competencies

  • Roles/ Responsibilities
  • Interprofessional Communication
  • Teams and Teamwork

Nurses

JPS Health Network is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This live activity has been designated for 7.0 hours.

 

Objectives

  • Outline methods to improve mass casualty and disaster planning in your institution
  • Review of current treatment with antimicrobial therapy in trauma patients
  • Integration of current treatment modalities of penetrating injuries with a focus on ischemia and reperfusion
  • Outline prevention strategies and management guidelines for multi-organ failure in the trauma patient
  • Define best practices with airway and shock in the pre-hospital setting
  • Describe current trends of progressive therapy in the treatment and initial rehabilitation of TBI patients

Target Audience

The target audience for this program includes those individuals that work within trauama and trauma support services.

Faculty Disclosure

All disclosure information will be provided at the conference.