Accreditation Information

Intended Learners

This conference is designed for physicians, nursing professionals, physical therapists, researchers, scientists, podiatrists, and dietitians across all practice settings involved in wound healing or wound care issues. SAWC Fall provides attendees who study and treat wounds with state-of-the-art reviews of clinical problems and research information.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Employ an interdisciplinary approach to wound prevention and treatment
  • Explore cases of difficult-to-heal, complex, chronic, and atypical wounds in which current, emerging, and innovative wound healing therapies were used 
  • Review current, evidence-based guidelines for treatment and management of pressure injuries, diabetic foot ulcers, peripheral arterial, and venous disease, including surgical and non-surgical options
  • Identify changes in the healthcare system and reimbursement that will impact wound care providers across the continuum of care

Activity Overview

This interactive educational conference will occur from October 28–31, 2021 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada.

To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must attend the full activity and submit a completed evaluation form. Participants who complete the evaluation online within 4 weeks of the live meeting will receive immediate documentation of credit.

Accreditation

Jointly Accredited ProviderIn support of improving patient care, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education (NACCME) 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.

PHYSICIANS

NACCME designates this live activity for a maximum of 28 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their partici­pation in the activity.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

NACCME has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with the AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 28 AAPA Category 1 credits. 

PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their partici­pation.

NURSING

This continuing nursing education activity awards 28 contact hours.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13255 for 28 contact hours.

NURSE PRACTITIONER

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Program accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

PODIATRISTS

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of continuing education in podiatric medicine by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME). NACCME is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. NACCME has approved this activity for a maximum of 28 continuing education contact hours.

DIETITIANS

Completion of this RD/DTR profession-specific or IPCE activity awards CPEUs (One IPCE credit = One CPEU).

If the activity is dietetics-related but not targeted to RDs or DTRs, CPEUs may be claimed which are commensurate with participation in contact hours (One 60 minute hour = 1 CPEU).

RD’s and DTRs are to select activity type 102 in their Activity Log. Performance Indicator selection is at the learner’s discretion.

PHYSICAL THERAPY

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME), will be applying for pre-approved accreditation in several states. Please check back soon for an up-to-date list.

**Maximum credit hours are subject to change pending final agenda**

Privacy Policy

NACCME protects the privacy of personal and other information regarding participants, educational partners, and joint sponsors. NACCME and our joint sponsors will not release personally identifiable information to a third party without the individual’s consent, except such information as is required for reporting purposes to the appropriate accrediting agency.

NACCME maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your nonpublic personal information.

Copyright © 2021 by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC. All rights reserved. No part of this accredited continuing education activity may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, without first obtaining permission from North American Center for Continuing Medical Education.

Commercial Support

Applications for commercial support from healthcare-related industries are pending. Commercial support will be acknowledged as it is received.

ADA Statement

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please call 609.371.1137.

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