CE Credits

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by AXIS Medical Education and Healthcare Association of New York State. AXIS Medical Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education and the American Nurses Credentialing Center to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation for Physicians

AXIS Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Credit Designation for Nursing

AXIS Medical Education designates this continuing nursing education activity for 12.0 contact hours.

Learners are advised that accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with an activity.

AXIS Contact Information

For information about the accreditation of this program, please contact AXIS at info@axismeded.org.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

AXIS Medical Education requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals and their spouse/life partner who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by AXIS for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.

The faculty reported the following financial relationships or relationships they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this continuing education activity:

Name of Faculty or PresenterReported Financial Relationship
General George W. Casey, Jr.Nothing to disclose
Elizabeth A. Mannix, PhDNothing to disclose
Rob ParkerNothing to disclose
Michelle M. Duguid, PhDNothing to disclose
Panelist 
Panelist 
Theomary Karamanis, PhDNothing to disclose

The planners and managers reported the following financial relationships or relationships they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this continuing education activity:

Name of Planner/ManagerReported Financial Relationship
Michael IlnickiNothing to disclose
Allison MannyNothing to disclose
Elizabeth (Beta) Mannix, PhDNothing to disclose
Ronald Viggiani, MDNothing to disclose
Dee Morgillo, MEd., MT (ASCP), CHCPNothing to disclose

Disclaimer

Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of patient conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.

Requirements for credit:

  • Attend/participate in the educational activity and review all course materials.
  • The CME attestation portal will open at the conclusion of the full activity on Oct. 15. Complete the CME attestation portal by 11:59 p.m. ET on Nov. 15.
  • Instructions will be provided. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The portal provides you the opportunity to attest for only the hours of your participation.
  • Upon successful completion of the online portal, your statement of completion will be presented to you to print.

American College of Healthcare Executives

The Healthcare Educational and Research Fund is authorized to award 12 hours of pre-approved American College of Healthcare Executives Qualified Education credit (non-ACHE) for this program toward advancement or recertification in ACHE. Participants in this program wishing to have the continuing education hours applied toward ACHE Qualified Education credit should indicate their attendance when submitting application to ACHE for advancement or recertification.