Accreditation Information

In support of improving patient care, University of Kentucky HealthCare CECentral is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

CME

This live activity is designated for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

IPE Competencies

  • Values/Ethics for Interprofessional Practice
  • Roles/ Responsibilities

CPE

This knowledge-based activity will award 1.00 contact hour (0.100 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit in states that recognize ACPE providers.

ASWB ACE

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, UK HealthCare CECentral is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. UK HealthCare CECentral maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 1.00 cultural competency continuing education credit.

CNE

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.00 nursing contact hour.

Needs Statement

It’s difficult for practitioners to be knowledgeable about recent updates in emerging technologies, areas of research, disease management and practice parameters, and there is an ever evolving standard of care.

Objectives

Program Level
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
1. Discuss the clinical criteria and laboratory modalities for the diagnosis of patient disorders.
2. Describe pertinent advances in the field of medicine.
3. Identify up-to-date treatment and/or therapeutic regiments for patient disorders.
4. Describe how to improve care and meet the needs of patients with complex and challenging conditions.

Session Level
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
1. Explain the underlying premise of pre-exposure prophylaxis.
2. Prescribe pre-exposure prophylaxis.

Target Audience

This free presentation is designed for Physicians, Physician Assistants, Advanced Practice Nurses, Nurses, Pharmacists, Dental Professionals, Social Workers, and other HIV/AIDS providers.

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.