Accreditation Information

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. 

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 University of North Texas Health Science Center and Medical Studies Abroad. The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the 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 20 hours of AOA Category 2A 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 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)tm . 

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

Objectives

  • Demonstrate the ability to ask basic medical history questions to patients for whom Spanish is their primary language;
  • Demonstrate the knowledge of Spanish vocabulary for pain, body parts, discomfort and medical symptoms;
  • Demonstrate the ability to give commands to perform specific physical tasks and commands for emergency situations;
  • Demonstrate the ability to correctly relate medical tests and their results in Spanish;
  • Demonstrate the ability to relate instructions related to medications in Spanish; and
  • Demonstrate the ability to utilize expressions of time such as during, before, after, every day and often.

Target Audience

The target audience includes physicians, PA's, NP's, Nurse Anesthetist, Nurses and any other health care professional that will benefit from learning medical Spanish.

Faculty Disclosure

Sandra Chacon Esquivel - Pending

Marianita Devandas Artavia - Pending

INCEDO nor any of the planning team have anything to disclose.