ACCREDITATION STATEMENT AND CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
CREDIT AND COURSE EVALUATION
Your feedback from this American College of Cardiology (ACC) educational course will help us to better target ACC educational initiatives and efforts to support you and your future learning needs. In order to receive your CME/CNE certificate or certificate of attendance, and to claim your maintenance of certificate points you must complete a brief evaluation survey online. This survey will be sent via email from the ACC and will include a direct link to the survey. We strongly recommend that evaluations and credit claims be submitted within one MONTH of the course, but you must complete them within three months of the course. The survey will be sent via email 7 to 10 days after the conference and will include a direct link to the survey. THIS EMAIL WILL COME DIRECTLY FROM ACC, NOT FCACC. PLEASE BE ON THE LOOK OUT FOR IT. IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE IT WITHIN 15 DAYS PLEASE CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER/JUNK MAIL AND THEN EMAIL HOLLY@ACCFL.ORG TO REQUEST AN ADDITIONAL LINK.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the American College of Cardiology Foundation and the Florida Chapter of the American College of Cardiology. The American College of Cardiology Foundation 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.
This course is intended for: Cardiovascular Physicians (adult and pediatric); Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists; Pharmacists; Physician Assistants.
The ACCF designates this internet live educational activity for a maximum of 8.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 8.5 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
The ACCF designates this internet live educational activity for a maximum of 8.5 continuing nursing education contact hours. Each attendee should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.Physician Assistants
The American College of Cardiology Foundation has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 8.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
ACCF designates this continuing education activity for 8.5 contact hours of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Each attendee should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
While offering credits noted above, the course is not intended to provide extensive training or certification in this field.
Commercial support for this activity provided by:
Kiniksa Pharmaceutical Corp
Lee Physician Group / Lee Health
Merck & Co., Inc.
Murata Vios, Inc.
Nuclear Medicine Professionals, Inc.
Pfizer Rare Disease
Philips BioTel Heart
UF Health Shands Cardiology
OVERALL GOAL STATEMENTThe overall goal of this activity is to increase learner knowledge and competency in applying new and emerging therapies.
OVERALL NEED STATEMENTHeart disease accounts for 3 out 10 deaths in the state of Florida, and with a population growth rate which is 2nd in the nation, the burden of cardiovascular disease is only expected to increase. Education that goes more in-depth is needed to increase understanding of team-based care with a patient-centered approach to subspecialty topics in cardiovascular disease.