Accreditation Information

CME

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 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
  • Medical knowledge
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Systems-based practice

 CNE

This program is approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing for 5.3 continuing education contact hours. Provider offering number 4-0013-12-18-053. Expires December 31, 2018. To receive continuing education credit, participants must provide professional license number, attend the entire program and complete an evaluation.

KPTA

This program has been approved by the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association to provide continuing education credit to physical therapists and physical therapist assistants with a Kentucky license/certification. The course is approved for 4.42 Category 1 contact hour(s). Expiration Date: 03-13-2019 Approval Number: CS70-2011-KPTA

Other

UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 4.5 hours of participation.

 

Objectives

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

  • Identify recent changes in the medical management of common neurological conditions, as a mechanism to improve patient care quality, outcomes and safety
  • Discuss foundational neuroscience building blocks and translate new-found knowledge to practical application in a clinical care setting
  • Recognize indications for referral for specialist consultation
  • Articulate information to patients and families regarding expectations for referral for advanced management of complex neurological conditions

Target Audience

Physicians, Extension Professionals, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Physician Assistants, Psychologists, Residents, Interns and Fellows Neurology and Primary Care Training Care Programs

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.