CME Information

Live Event Date: October 20, 2016 - October 23, 2016

AMA PRACategory
1 CreditTM
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 McLean Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. McLean Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.McLean Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 29.50 AMA PRACategory1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
29.50Psychologists CE CreditThe Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This offering meets the criteria for 30.75 Continuing Education (CE) credit per presentation for psychologists.This offering meeting the criteria for 29.50 Continuing Education (CE) credits per presentation for psychologists.
29.50Nursing Contact HoursMassachusetts General Laws, Chapter 13, sections 13, 14, 14A, 15 and 15D and Chapter 112, sections 74 through 81C authorize the Board of Registration in Nursing to regulate nursing practice and education.This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (244 CMR 5.00) for 29.50 contact hours of nursing continuing education credit. Advance practice nurses, please note: Educational activities which meet the requirements of the ACCME (such as this activity) count towards 50% of the nursing requirement for ANCC accreditation.
 Social WorkersThe Collaborative of NASW, Boston College, and Simmons College Schools of Social Work authorizes social work continuing education credits for courses, workshops, and educational programs that meet the criteria outlined in 258 CMR of the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers
Application for social work continuing education credits has been submitted. Please contact
us at us at 866-644-7792 or for the status of social work CE accreditation.
Other ProfessionsThis course allows other providers to claim a Participation Certificate upon successful completion of this course.Participation Certificates will specify the title, location, type of activity, date of activity, and number of AMA PRACategory1 CreditsTM associated with the activity. Providers should check with their regulatory agencies to determine ways in which AMA PRACategory1 CreditsTM may or may not fulfill continuing education requirements. Providers should also consider saving copies of brochures, agenda, and other supporting documents.