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Continuing Education Credit

ACCME - This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of Medical Education Collaborative (MEC) and Health Care Conference Administrators. MEC, a non-profit education organization, is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians and takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

ACHE - Medical Education Collaborative is authorized to award 22 hours of pre-approved Category II (non-ACHE) continuing education credit for this program toward advancement or re-certification in the American College of Healthcare Executives. Participants in this program wishing to have the continuing education hours applied toward Category II credit should list their attendance when applying for advancement or re-certification in ACHE.

ACMPE - This program may qualify for continuing education credit in the American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE). To apply for ACMPE credit, submit a generic credit hour form with a copy of the brochure. Forms will be available on-site.

ACPE - Medical Education Collaborative (MEC) is approved by the American Council on Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmaceutical education. MEC has assigned 22 contact hours/2.3 CEUs of continuing pharmaceutical education credit. ACPE provider number: 815-999-00-012-L04. Participants will be required to sign in daily and complete an evaluation form for credit. Registration fee includes a certificate, which will be mailed within six weeks after the conference.

AHIMA - This program is pending approval for 22 CE credits for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).

CISSP/SSCP - This conference may qualify for security professions (CISSP) or security practitioner (SSCP) continuing education credit. CISSPs and SSCPs may apply for CPE credit for participating in the conference online at

ANCC - Approved for 26.4 contact hours of continuing education for RNs, LPNs, LVNs, and NPs. This program is cosponsore contact hoursd with Medical Education Collaborative (MCE). MEC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation. Provider approved by the California BRN provider number: CEP-12990 for 29.4 contact hours.

CPHIMS - (further info to come from MEC)

HCCB - This program is pending approval for Healthcare Certification Compliance Board (HCCB) continuing education credits for compliance certification for 22 CE credits.

MCLE - Required sponsor documentation has been forwarded to and credit requested from most MCLE states with general requirements for all lawyers. We have requested a total of 22 CLE hours from most MCLE states. Lawyers seeking credit in Pennsylvania must pay fees of $1.50 per credit hour directly to the PA CLE Board.

MEC pays applicable fees in other states where the sponsor is required to do so, and in states where a late fee may become applicable. Please be aware that each state has its own rules and regulations, including its definition of CLE; therefore, certain programs may not receive credit in some states. For information on approved credit hours for your state, please contact Medical Education Collaborative at (303) 420-3252, ext-4 starting two to three weeks prior to the program date.

NASBA - Registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37219-2417. Telephone: 615-880-4200. A maximum of 26 credits based on a 50-minute hour will be granted. Recommended experience level for this course is intermediate to advanced.

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