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IDC 2018 Continuing Education/Continuing Medical Education (CE/CME)

The IDC offers CE/CME credit (for NBCC, “clock hours”) for Compliance Officers, Counselors, Nurses, Physicians and Social Workers. The material presented in the education sessions represents the opinions of the faculty and not necessarily the views of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO); the Compliance Certification Board (CCB); the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC); the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC); The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME); and the National Association of Social Workers (NASW).

Please Note: The maximum number of credit hours (for NBCC, “clock hours”) offered for each discipline is based on attending all qualified education programs, preconference seminars and main conference sessions. Credit hours are determined based on individual attendance and may be less than the maximum number offered.

This chart indicates the number of credit/clock hours available for each type of educational session. The type of CE/CME credit offered for each individual session will be indicated on the IDC website and on the IDC Mobile App.

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Hospice Compliance Certificate Program (Day 1)

7.25 hours
(8.7 CCB
credit hours)

Hospice MDP Foundational Course (Day 1)

7 hours

PC1 – Community-Based Palliative Care: Beyond the Business Case - Operationalizing and Sustaining (Day 1)

3.75 hours

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Hospice Compliance Certificate Program (Day 2)

7.25 hours
(8.7 CCB
credit hours)

Hospice MDP Foundational Course (Day 2)

7 hours

PC1 - Community-Based Palliative Care: Beyond the Business Case - Operationalizing and Sustaining (Day 2)

6.5 hours

PC2 - Expert Interdisciplinary Care for the Developing Pediatric Team

6.5 hours

Morning Preconference Seminars - (PC3, PC4)

2.75 hours

Afternoon Preconference Seminars - (PC5, PC6, PC7)

2.75 hours

Monday, November 5, 2018

(1) Opening Plenary

1 hour

2 Concurrent Session Block

1.5 hours
(1.8 CCB
credit hours)

3 Concurrent Session Block

1 hour

4 Concurrent Session Block

1 hour
(1.2 CCB
credit hours)

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

(5) Plenary II

1 hour

6 Concurrent Session Block

1 hour
(1.2 CCB
credit hours)

7 Concurrent Session Block

1 hour

8 Concurrent Session Block

1 hour

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

(9) Closing Plenary

1 hour

10 Concurrent Session Block

1 hour

11 Concurrent Session Block

1 hour
(1.2 CCB
credit hours)

The Angola Experience – End-of-Life Care in a Maximum Security Prison

(All-Day Tour)

9 hours

The type of CE/CME credit offered for each individual session will be indicated on the IDC website and on the IDC Mobile App.

Compliance Officer: The Compliance Certification Board (CCB) has approved this event for up to 22.8 CCB CEUs. Continuing Education Units are awarded based on individual attendance records. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by CCB of this event content or of the event sponsor.

Counselor: The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6232. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. NHPCO is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. 20.25 NBCC Clock Hours offered.
 

Nurse: NHPCO is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

NHPCO designates this live activity for a maximum of 32 contact hours. Nurses should only claim the contact hours commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Accredited status by ANCC refers only to continuing nursing education activities and does not imply endorsement of any commercial product displayed in conjunction with this activity.

Physician: NHPCO is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

NHPCO designates this live activity for a maximum of 32 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Social Worker: This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886414158-2834) for 31.5 continuing education contact hours. 

Certificate of Participation for Non-physician Healthcare Professionals: For participants* whose disciplines are other than compliance officer, counselor, nurse, quality professional, physician and social worker you may request a Certificate of Participation for Non-physician Healthcare Professionals to submit to your accrediting bodies/licensing boards for continuing education credit. This certificate will indicate the sessions attended that were certified for physician credit (AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM). It is the responsibility of participants to submit the certificates to their accrediting bodies/licensing boards for approval. Unfortunately, NHPCO cannot guarantee its acceptance. To receive this certificate, you must complete all CE/CME requirements and indicate your desire to receive this certificate on the evaluation form.

*including bereavement professionals, finance professionals, physician assistants, spiritual care givers, etc.