Continuing Education Credits

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

Credit Designation for Nursing

AXIS Medical Education designates this continuing nursing education activity for a maximum of 12.5 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.

Quality Professionals

This program has been approved by the National Association for Healthcare Quality for 12.5 CPHQ continuing education credits.

AXIS Contact Information

For information about the accreditation of this program please contact AXIS at

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.

All faculty of the conference reported no 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
Nancy Landor, RN, MS, CPHQNothing to disclose
Cathleen R. Wright, BSN, MSN, DNSNothing to disclose
Kathleen Rauch, RN, MSHQS, BSN, CPHQ Nothing to disclose
Sarah DuVall, MPH, CPHQ Nothing to disclose
Loretta Willis, RN, BSN, CPHQ, CCM Nothing to disclose
Akinluwa Demehin, MPH Nothing to disclose
Christina Miller-Foster Nothing to disclose
Stephanie Johnson, RN Nothing to disclose
Jeremy Segall Nothing to disclose

The planners and managers, Vicki Charbonneau; Kathy Rauch RN, MSHQS, BSN, CPHQ; Erin Gretzinger; Holly M. Hampe, DSc, RN, MHA, MRM; and Dee Morgillo, MEd, MT(ASCP), CHCP reported no financial relationships or relationships they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this continuing education activity.


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.

Americans with Disabilities Act

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, we will make every reasonable effort to accommodate your request. For any special requests, please contact HANYS at before the meeting dates.

Requirements for credit:

  • Attend/participate in this educational activity and review all course materials.
  • The Accreditation Attestation portal will activate at the conclusion of the conferences.
  • Complete the CE Attestation form online by 11:59 pm ET on the dates listed below. Instructions will be provided. If you do not enter the online portal by the above date, you will not be able to retrieve your statement of participation.
  • Upon successful completion of the online form, your statement of completion will be presented to you to print.
Conference DatePortal Expiration Date
April 2 - April 3, 2019May 3, 2019
April 30 - May 1, 2019June 1, 2019