Accreditation Information

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 5 contact hours.

This activity is approved for a maximum of 5 Clock Hours for Social Workers.

This activity is approved for 5 credit(s) accepted by the National Board of Public Health Examiners' Certified Public Health (CPH) recertification program.



University of North Texas Health Science Center is an approved provider, number 2022, by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors. This activity is approved for 5 CEU credits/5 clock hours.


The University of North Texas Health Science Center certifies this activity for 5 hours of participation.


  • Extend the knowledge base of participants in regards to the newest initiatives on improving the health outcomes of women by reducing maternal morality which will greatly effect the outcomes of their infants;
  • Increase awareness of outside factors that affect a successful pregnancy and a cohesive family unit; and
  • Enhance awareness of the challenges facing women who deliver "late pre-term" babies and the issues that go unrecognized by health professionals.

Target Audience

  • Physicians, nurses, PA's, NP's and other health care professionals
  • Social service providers
  • Public health professionals
  • Community leaders
  • Faith-based services
  • Community service organizations
  • Child care workers

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.