Accreditation Information

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 7.75 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 7.75 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.

Objectives

  • Identify the regulatory requirements from CMS and how to achieve proper compliance;
  • Define what hospital administrators need to meet their compliance requirements and how your anesthesia practice can partner in ensuring achievement of those needs;
  • Describe how can we do everything possible to lessen chances of hospital re-admittance by partnering with the facility and surgeons to track and facilitate enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS);
  • Analyze how the proper collection of quality data can be used in a meaningful way;
  • Discuss how defined standards in Anesthesia can ensure better outcomes during complex cases where split-second decisions take place.

Target Audience

Physicians, CRNA's and Practice Administrators

Faculty Disclosure

All planners, speakers, authors, and reviewers involved with content development for continuing education activities provided by the University of North Texas Health Science Center are expected to disclose any real or perceived conflict of interest related to the content of the activity. Detailed disclosures will be included in participant materials or given prior to the start of the activity.