This activity is intended for medical professionals including physicians, podiatrists, nurses, physical therapists, and basic researchers in the field of wound care.
This activity is designed to address the following core and team competencies: Patient Care, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning & Improvement, Employ Evidence-based Practices, and Interprofessional Collaboration.
At the completion of this activity, the learner should be able to:
- Identify new ideas and concepts that support the 5 pillars of the College: clinical care, research and innovation, health policy, patient outcomes, and education.
- Discuss novel wound care technological advancements through both didactic lectures, exhibits and live clinical and operating room case exposure.
- Describe latest clinical and basic science findings, including groundbreaking clinical trial results.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Ciné-Med and the American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair. Ciné-Med Inc. 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 health care team.
Ciné-Med designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity provides 12.5 contact hours for nurses.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of continuing education in podiatric medicine through a joint provider agreement between Ciné-Med and the American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair. Ciné-Med is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. Ciné-Med has approved this activity for a maximum of 12.5 continuing education contact hours.
An application for accreditation has been submitted to The Illinois Chapter Continuing Education Committee for approval.
This activity is being partially supported by educational grants from industry. A complete list of supporters will be available in a separate handout at registration.