Accreditation Information


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 SHC Medical Partners . 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 15.5 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
  • Practice-based learning and improvement
  • Interpersonal and communication skills


UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 15.5 hours of participation.


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

  • Discuss the treatment of acute illnesses in the geriatric population in the post-acute and long-term setting.
  • Describe the etiology and characteristics of pressure ulcers, skin tears and diabetic ulcers.
  • Identify factors needed to determine the etiology and management of specific unusual wounds.
  • Outline ways to develop good time management and provide the best practices in geriatrics. 


Target Audience

Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

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.