Continuing Education Credits

USF Health will provide continuing education credits for ATA18: Annual Conference and Expo, including credits for physicians and nurses.


 

Objectives

As a result of participating in this activity, the learner should be able to:

  1. Implement a strategy to overcome key barriers to the deployment of telemedicine by addressing legal, financial and administrative issues.
  2. Network and collaborate with colleagues in the field of telemedicine to build an international base for ongoing collaboration and knowledge building.
  3. Improve patient safety and outcomes by understanding and implementing current clinical and industry policies.
Target Audience

ATA’s educational courses are designed for clinical, technical and administrative professionals who work in the field of telemedicine. No prerequisite knowledge or skills are required to participate in these activities. The target audience includes physicians and nurses.

Faculty Disclosure

USF Health adheres to ACCME Standards regarding commercial support of continuing medical education. It is the policy of USF Health that the faculty and planning committee disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, that relevant conflict(s) of interest are resolved and also that speakers will disclose any unlabeled/unapproved use of drug(s) or device(s) during their presentation. Detailed disclosure will be made in the course syllabus.

Disclaimer

The information provided at this CME/CE activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical/clinical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.

USF is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action / Equal Access Institution

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 USF Health and the American Telemedicine Association.

USF Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  USF Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses

USF Health is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  A maximum of 17.00 contact hours may be earned by learners who successfully complete this continuing nursing education activity.

 


 

Session Completion Requirements:

  1. Complete activity evaluation
  2. Download your certificate of completion
ATA 2018 Continuing Education Credits Available*
Physicians Nurses
Maximum 26.25 24.20
CE Credits
Available
*Maximum number of CE credits earned may vary, depending on which educational activity attended. CE credits earned for attending full- or half-day courses are prorated based on scheduled breaks and time allotted for lunch.
** Credit is calculated down to the nearest quarter hour for Physician and Nurses.
** A maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are available for ePoster presentations throughout the entire course. To receive credit you must attend 1.75 hours over the course of the entire course.