Accreditation Information

PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS

PHYSICIAN ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:
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 is accredited by the American Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

PHYSICIAN CREDIT DESIGNATION:
The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 4 hours of AOA Category 1A CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ .

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CONFERENCE

PHYSICIAN ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:
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 is accredited by the American Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

PHYSICIAN CREDIT DESIGNATION:
The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 12 hours of AOA Category 1A CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ .

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS (AAFP):
This Live activity, Primary Care Summit: Today's Updates - Tomorrow's Medicine, with a beginning date of 04/20/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  12.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ETHICS/PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY:
The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth Office of Professional and Continuing Education has determined that this CME activity satisfies the Texas Medical Board’s standard, annual ethics/professional responsibility requirement.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS:
The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.

NURSE PRACTITIONERS:
For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. Please check your individual state licensing boards for re-licensing reciprocity.

PHARMACISTS:

ACPEThe University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This -based activity has been assigned UANs 0845-0000-18-048-L01-P, 0845-0000-18-049-L06-P, and 0845-0000-18-050-L01-P, 0845-0000-18-051-L01-P, 0845-0000-18-052-L04-P, 0845-0000-18-053-L01-P, 0845-0000-18-054-L01-P, 0845-0000-18-055-L01-P, 0845-0000-18-060-L04-P, 0845-0000-18-056-L04-P, 0845-0000-18-057-L04-P, 0845-0000-18-058-L04-P, 0845-0000-18-059-L04-P, 0845-0000-18-063-L04-P and will award 12 contact hours (1.50 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit in states that recognize ACPE providers.

Statements of participation will indicate hours and CEUs based on participation and will be issued online at the conclusion of the activity. Successful completion includes signing in at registration, attending the entire session for which credit is claimed, completing the activity evaluation and requesting credit online at conclusion of the activity. Credit will be uploaded to CPE Monitor, and participants may print a statement of credit or transcript from their NABP e-profile. UNTHSC complies with the Accreditation Standards for Continuing Pharmacy Education.

PHYSICAL THERAPISTS:
UNT Health Science Center is accredited by Texas Physical Therapy Association, Provider 1810035TX. This activity is approved for 12 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.

For successful completion, a participant must attend the program, complete the evaluation, and request credit online at conclusion of the activity.

The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.

NURSES:
UNT Health Science Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association – Approver, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides up to 12 contact hours.

POST-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP

PHYSICIAN ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:
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 is accredited by the American Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

PHYSICIAN CREDIT DESIGNATION:
The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 5 hours of AOA Category 1A CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ .

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PHYSICAL THERAPISTS:
UNT Health Science Center is accredited by Texas Physical Therapy Association, Provider 1810035TX. This activity is approved for 5 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.

For successful completion, a participant must attend the program, complete the evaluation, and request credit online at conclusion of the activity.

The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.

Objectives

Those attending this conference will receive information that should allow them to…

  • Describe current diagnostic, management and therapeutic strategies for issues commonly and uncommonly seen in a family medicine practice;
  • Formulate differential diagnoses for complaints common in a family medicine practice;
  • Explore controversies related to established and recent data in patient care; and
  • Identify challenges and opportunities to impact population health within a family medicine practice.

Target Audience

This activity was specifically designed for the interprofessional healthcare team, such as physicians, pharmacists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and nurses working in family medicine.

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.