Accreditation Information

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 University of Kentucky College of Medicine, and UK Program for Bioethics. The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Professionalism

Other

UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 5.5 hours of participation.

KBSW

This activity has been approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work for 7.00 hours.

Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an increased knowledge base in clinical ethics
  • Address ethics-related issues at their institutions

Target Audience

KYHEC Consortium Members, health care professionals, and any others practicing in Kentucky or areas bordering Kentucky who want to learn more about how to handle ethical dilemmas that arise in care.

Faculty Disclosure

All planners, speakers, authors, and reviewers involved with content development for continuing education activities provided by the University of Kentucky are expected to disclose any real or perceived conflict of interest related to the content of the activity. Detailed disclosures will be included in participant materials or given prior to the start of the activity.