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2018
Primary Care Focus Symposium
17th Annual
Friday-Sunday, June 29-July 1, 2018
Ocean Reef Club, Key Largo, Florida
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2017 Accreditation & Credits

    Baptist Health provides accredited continuing educati​on (CME/CE) to doctors, nurses and allied health professionals.   


    Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.
 
    Baptist Health South Florida designates this educational activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
 
Osteopathic Medicine, Psychology and Physician Assistants
This activity has been approved for 12 credit hours by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Psychology and the Florida Council of Physician Assistants. 5.0 credits on Friday (CE Broker #20-592124), 4.0 credits on Saturday (CE Broker #20-592132) and 3.0 credits on Sunday (CE Broker #20-592134).
   
AAFP
This Live activity, Primary Care Focus-16th Annual Symposium, with a beginning date of 06/30/2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  12.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nursing
This activity has been approved for 5.0 contact hours on Friday, June 30, 4.0 on Saturday, July 1, and 3.0 on Sunday, July 2, by the Florida State Board of Nursing, Baptist Health South Florida. CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Pharmacy
This activity has been approved on a session-by-session basis for a total of 12 contact hours by the Florida State Board of Pharmacy. 5.0 credits on Friday, 4.0 credits on Saturday and 3.0 credits on Sunday. CE Broker Provider #50-182. ​

Respiratory Therapy
This activity has been approved on a session-by-session basis for a total of 12 contact hours for respiratory therapy personnel in the category of personal growth by the State of Florida, AHCA provider #RCE58. 5.0 credits on Friday, 4.0 credits on Saturday and 3.0 credits on Sunday. Baptist Health South Florida, CE Broker #50-182. 

Dietitians
The Commission on Dietetic Registration has approved this symposium for 12 CPEUs.​

ABIM MOC
Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 12.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.​

 


 
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ claimed by physicians attending live events certified and organized in the United States for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ can be claimed through the agreement on mutual recognition of credits between UEMS and AMA, considered as being equal to the European Continuous Medical Education Credits (ECMEC©) granted by the UEMS. One AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ is equivalent to one (1) hour of European EACCME Credit (ECMEC©). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
 

 

Notice of Terms Regarding Partial Credit: Most accreditation boards do not approve partial credit. Only MDs and pharmacists may claim partial credit for this symposium. When possible, sessions are approved separately, as indicated above. Attendees who do not attend the symposium or the session (if applicable) in its entirety will not receive continuing education credits. We apologize for any inconvenience.​​​​