Continuing Medical Education (CME)
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 Wisconsin Medical Society and Respecting Choices, A Division of C-TAC Innovations. The Wisconsin Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
American Medical Association (AMA) Credit Designation Statement
The Wisconsin Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part II
MOC Part II Credit Participants who wish to receive MOC Part II credit must complete all three (3) MD online modules to receive Part II credit. After actively engaging in the online modules, participants will be eligible to receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. If you are seeking Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part II credit from ABA, ABIM or ABS, please indicate your specialty board in the registration form.
NOTE: Not all specialty boards require the CME accreditor to submit participant completion data. The specialty boards listed below may not accurately reflect the MOC approvals for this activity. Please see the activity description below for MOC approval details.
- American Board of Anesthesiology MOC Part II Credit
This activity contributes to the patient safety CME requirement for Part II: Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment of the American Board of Anesthesiology's (ABA) redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®), known as MOCA 2.0®. Please consult the ABA website, www.theABA.org , for a list of all MOCA 2.0 requirements. Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn 1.5 MOC Part II Credit in the ABA MOCA 2.0 program. Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program®, MOCA® and MOCA 2.0® are registered certification marks of the American Board of Anesthesiology®.
- American Board of Internal Medicine MOC Part II Credit
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.5 MOC Part II Credit in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC Part II Credit equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
- American Board of Surgery MOC Part II Credit
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity, with individual assessments of the participant and feedback to the participant, enables the participant to earn 2.5 MOC Part II Credits in the American Board of Surgery Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABS MOC Part II Credits.
Credit Approval Period
Release Date (enduring material): October 16, 2018
Expiration date: May 31, 2024
Review date: May 2021
CME/MOC Planning Committee
- Bernard J. Hammes, PhD
- Carole Montgomery, MD
- Linda Briggs, MSN, MA, RN
- Stephanie Anderson, DNP, RN
- Kathleen Ziemba, MSW, LCSW
- Pat Tadel, MSN, RN
- Sandy Schellinger, MSN, RN, NP-C
- Joyce Smerick, BS
Conflict of Interest Disclosures
The planning committee had nothing to disclose. No commercial support was used in creating these enduring materials.
Policy on Disclosure
It is the policy of the Wisconsin Medical Society to ensure balance, independence, and objectivity in all its educational activities. Planners and speakers must disclose any financial interests relevant to the education’s subject matter. If a conflict of interest is identified, the Society implements its methods of resolution. Speakers and planners are required to make disclosure of any relevant financial relationships, which may be related to the subject matter discussed. The speakers and planners for these educational activities have made proper disclosure and have no relevant financial relationships that exist now or in the past 12 months. Prior to the beginning of the educational activity, disclosures of any relevant financial relationships or lack thereof will be made to the learners.
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